Summer Park Naturalist – Huber Woods Environmental Center


The Summer Park Naturalist will support the dynamic delivery of nature summer camps and environmental education programs. Camp and program activities include but are not limited to: interpretative nature walks and hikes; live animal presentations; nature kayaking tours; shore seining; pond, field, stream, fossil and astronomy studies; and native plant gardening. Program content, delivery and safety training will be provided.

Hours: Approximately 20 to 35 hours per week; must be available to work weekdays, weekends, and occasional evenings; May/June through August

Pay: Starting at $14.75 per hour

Location:    Based at Huber Woods Environmental Center, 25 Browns Dock Rd., Locust, NJ 07760.  Work will take place in various Monmouth County Parks and other locations.


  • Dependable and adaptable individual who is 19 years of age or older
  • Enjoy working outdoors, in all weather conditions - most programs occur outside
  • Shine as a team player but also work well independently
  • Can communicate and engage effectively with groups of various ages, especially children. Teaching experience in a non-formal or formal setting is a plus
  • Is at ease handling and caring for live reptiles, amphibians, fish and insects
  • Can lift and carry heavy equipment
  • Have an understanding and interest in local ecology and history
  • Are interested in gaining practical professional experience in the field of environmental education

Contact:  Carmen Peterson, Principal Park Naturalist, at 732-872-2670, ext. 223 or


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