EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Education: BS/BA in Education, with emphasis in environmental and or cultural history, or related field. MBA in a related field is preferred.
Related Experience: Eight (8) years administrative experience in education center management field, four (4) of which were in a leadership/supervisory capacity; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Knowledge of: Principles, practices, methods, materials, and tools pertaining to outdoor recreation and interpretation of wildlife management, conservation, natural and cultural history; educational program development.
Skills In: Developing, planning, and overseeing educational/interpretive programs; preparing and monitoring budgets; grant administration:planning and supervising the work of others; team building: establishing and maintaining effective working relationships; communicating effectively, orally and in writing.
Onboarding/Training Requirements: Criminal Background Check
Driver’s License Check
Mandated Reporter – Abused and Neglected Child Reporting
National Sex Offender Registry Check
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County RP089 is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled