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.
Registrar | Full-time
The Registrar is responsible for processing program registrations for individuals and groups for Schlitz Audubon Nature Center’s programs and events. These programs include school and homeschool programming, birthday parties, scout groups, community outreach, group visits, raptor programs, and summer camp, and may be held at the Center or off-site. Exemplary customer service is critical to this role. The Registrar will work closely with Schlitz Audubon’s marketing department to communicate program details and promote educational opportunities to help increase registration. This position reports to the Director of Education.
Wedding Coordinator | Part-time
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center provides a stunning venue for wedding couples to exchange vows and celebrate with their families and friends. We are looking for our perfect match: a wedding coordinator with a customer service focused personality who loves the idea of helping couples create the perfect day! Our wedding coordinator will greet our clients on their event day, and follow a determined timeline and task list while being prepared for quick decision-making within our Center’s guidelines and objectives. This position is filled with incredible interactions with professional industry vendors and families who believe in love and the Center’s mission.
Event Assistant | Part-time, seasonal
The Event Assistant creates a warm and inviting atmosphere for the wedding party and their guests. He/she greets and directs the wedding party upon arrival and provides assistance throughout the event. The Event Assistant coordinates with caterers and event crew to ensure the highest quality of customer service. The Event Assistant works a flexible weekend schedule to accommodate the seasonal wedding calendar and reports to the Rental Manager.