Work is performed in a typical temperature-controlled Nature Center environment at a mostly standing post. The noise level is usually moderate to occasionally loud. Frequent interaction with animals. Position is subject to visitor interactions on the phone and in person. Evening and weekend work are required during particularly summer programming.
Under supervision, the Specialist provides for animal care coordination, customer service and clerical support for the Chico Creek Nature Center. This includes greeting visitors, taking program registrations and reservations, as well as recruiting, training and supervising animal care volunteers and assisting with animal care as needed.
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS