http://www.michigan.gov/natureprograms

State of Michigan Dept of Natural Resources State Park Explorer Program

About State of Michigan Dept of Natural Resources State Park Explorer Program

Share your love of the outdoors! The Michigan DNR hires seasonal Explorer Guides and visitor center staff to work in over 40 locations each summer. You'll have the opportunity to connect people to nature by leading hikes, teaching outdoor skills, creating activities and presenting fun programs that feature each park's unique resources.

We offer training in hands-on environmental activities, nature interpretation and other core job skills. Program supplies are provided. Need an internship? Positions may be adapted to fulfill your specific requirements.

Most positions are 30-40 hours per week depending on location, and pay starts at $10.20/hour. Housing is NOT provided, and you should be willing to work a varied shift that may include weekends, evenings, and holidays.

Reviews

public relations

May 2019 Kalamazoo, MI
β€œIt was full of great people. I learned a lot on how fish hatcheries in Michigan are run, and how the DNR is ran. ”

Park ranger

May 2018 - August 2018 Muskegon, MI
β€œI liked the variety of tasks. ”
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