Careers & Internships
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center conserves our land’s diverse habitats on Lake Michigan and provides meaningful experiences and environmental education for all. Located nine miles north of downtown Milwaukee on the shore of Lake Michigan, the Center offers six miles of trails that take visitors through 185 unique acres of forests, wetlands, restored prairies, ravines, bluffs, and a shoreline beach. Annually, Schlitz Audubon serves over 150,000 visitors and nearly 27,000 children who participate in our nature science programs. Over 150 preschoolers are enrolled throughout the school year in our nationally-recognized preschool. In addition, thousands of adults and families attend our educational programs year-round. The Center building received the first Gold LEED certification award in the State of Wisconsin. Schlitz Audubon is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
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 the Center.
Nature Preschool Teacher
The Nature Preschool Teacher will share Schlitz Audubon Nature Center’s mission primarily as a full-time teacher of nature-based early childhood programming for children ages 3-5. The Nature Preschool Teacher will co-lead two preschool classes with up to 16 children per class for the duration of the school year and will contribute to the overall support and well-being of the preschool. The preschool year runs from September to June. Additionally, the Nature Preschool Teacher is responsible for co-leading some summer camps between June and August. This position reports to the Nature Preschool Director.