Schlitz Audubon Nature Center has a wide-variety of employment opportunities for individuals who are enthusiastic, hard-working, and dedicated to supporting our mission. Our staff is the foundation of our Center.
Interested in joining our team? Check out our current opportunities:
The Executive Director is the chief administrative and development officer working to advance the organization on all levels. The Executive Director will be a strong strategic-thinking leader and charismatic facilitator, who is able to raise significant funds to continue the successful operation of one of the nation’s premiere nature centers. Working with the Board and staff of 55 people, the Executive Director will manage an annual operating budget of $3M, comprised of diverse revenue streams. Other responsibilities include: leading the staff, and ensuring the right people are in the right roles, encouraging good communication, trust, and collaboration. This leader will create opportunities for staff and volunteers to generate and vet innovative ideas which will positively impact the sustainability of the organization. Externally, this individual will be a visible, community-involved face of the organization, fostering collaborations with community and national stakeholders, including donors, and public and private partners.
The Raptor Educator provides formal education and community outreach programs. This professional works as a member of a team that is responsible for a variety of tasks related to the Raptor Program, including volunteer coordination and training. The position reports to the Raptor Manager. This person is responsible for the safety and daily care of the bird collection, maintains recordkeeping logs as required by federal and state permits and the veterinary medical logs, provides upkeep to raptor equipment and facilities, and other duties as assigned.