Great Lakes Ecological Management working in fenWork at the Kalamazoo Nature Center

As a not-for-profit organization, our mission is to inspire people to care for the environment by providing experiences that lead them to understand their connection to the natural world.  Each member of our team should be committed to this mission and should demonstrate a high level of professionalism. Because we value the strength diversity brings to the workplace, KNC is committed to the recruitment, retention, and development of a workforce that reflects the society in which we live. We encourage applications from candidates representing diverse backgrounds.

For questions related to a job posting, please see the contact information listed at the bottom of each position.


Current Employment Opportunities
2020 Camp Staff

The Kalamazoo Nature Center Camp Program aims to provide safe experiences that allow all children to grow into active and respectful community members through exploration of the natural world. We have openings for the 2020 Camp Staff - view the job descriptions below and visit the Camp page to apply.

Art Educator  

Camp Farm Educator

Senior Educator

Outdoor Adventure Educator

Health Officer

Support Staff

Internship Opportunities
Farm Intern

The DeLano Farm at the Kalamazoo Nature Center aims to provide an educational, interactive example of ecologically sound, regenerative agriculture on a historic Michigan farm dating to the 1850’s. We maintain a CSA that focuses on experiential learning as well as quality produce. We provide educational programming that explores different facets of agriculture and how we are all connected to our environment through the food we consume. Our farm is our classroom. For details and application instructions, view the entire internship description here.