Conservation Heritage Intern Sought

    March 16, 2020

    The Pennsylvania Forestry Association’s Forest Heritage Discovery Center located in the Caledonia State Park near Fayetteville, Pennsylvania is seeking interns to help staff the Discovery Center on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from 12:00 to 5:00 pm from Memorial Day weekend (May 23rd) to Labor Day (September 7th). We are seeking motivated and responsible applicants with an interest in forestry, conservation, forest protection, wildlife, outdoor recreation, or the environment. Applicants 18 years of age or older with good verbal communications skills are preferred. The payment for this position is $15.00/hour.

    The successful intern will:

    • Become familiar with the Discovery Center’s displays and exhibits.
    • Open and close the Discovery Center.
    • Greet and welcome all the Discovery Center visitors.
    • Help Discovery Center visitors learn about and understand the information presented on displays and exhibits.
    • Work with PFA volunteers.
    • Liaise with DCNR State Parks personnel.
    • Other duties as necessary.

    Please email a one-page application letter and brief resume by April 17, 2020 to:

    Peter Linehan - pel2@psu.edu
    PFA Forest Heritage Committee Co-Chair

    For more information, contact Peter Linehan via email or call 717-440-4348.