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
Facilities Technician

Summary of Position: The Facilities Technician is responsible for opening and closing KNC facilities, cleaning/maintaining all facilities and grounds as needed, as well as, setting up rooms for programs. The person in this position will work closely with the KNC team. The Team includes Learning and Engagement, Conservation Stewardship staff, and Front Desk/Welcome Station Hosts. This is a full-time position with a weekday schedule including some evenings and weekends. 

For more information and application instructions, please view the entire job description here.

Seasonal Groundskeeper

Summary: This is a part-time position of up to 30 hours per week and the position will end in late September. The main duties for this position will be operating a commercial lawnmower, weed trimmer, push mower, backpack blower, loppers and possibly a compact tractor with a mowing deck. Some cleaning and light maintenance may be required in facilities and on equipment. 

For more information and application instructions, view the entire job description here.

Internship Opportunities