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City of Albuquerque BioPark-BioPark Science Education Coordinator-Sat, 06/08/2019 - 3:38pm

BioPark Science Education Coordinator


City of Albuquerque BioPark
Albuquerque , NM 87104

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Job Description 

Coordinate, monitor and manage science education programs and volunteers within the BioPark Education section; recruit, train and supervise volunteer staff; and perform a variety of administrative tasks in support of assigned area of responsibility.

Duties & Responsibilities 

Establish, coordinate and direct conservation education programs and volunteers
Recommend and implement goals and objectives for providing scientifically-based programs and volunteer services
Elicit community and organizational support of education programs and volunteers
Promote science educational programs
Allocate limited resources, including volunteers, in an effective manner
Communicate clearly and concisely
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
Perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation

Education and Experience 

Education and experience directly related to the minimum requirements below may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in biology; and

Three (3) years of informal teaching or educational program/volunteer coordination experience in any of the following environmental facilities: biological museum, aquarium, nature center, zoo, botanic garden; and

To include one (1) year of supervisory or lead experience.

Experience working in an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited facility preferred.

Application Instructions 

To view the complete posting and apply, visit the CABQ website:

Closes: 6/18/2019 11:59 PM Mountain

Full Name 
Cheri Vogel