What does a Park Naturalist do?

Plan, develop, and conduct programs to inform public of historical, natural, and scientific features of national, state, or local park.

Jobs Roles

  • Provide visitor services, such as explaining regulations, answering visitor requests, needs and complaints, and providing information about the park and surrounding areas.
  • Conduct field trips to point out scientific, historic, and natural features of parks, forests, historic sites or other attractions.
  • Prepare and present illustrated lectures and interpretive talks about park features.
  • Perform emergency duties to protect human life, government property, and natural features of park.
  • Confer with park staff to determine subjects and schedules for park programs.
  • Assist with operations of general facilities, such as visitor centers.
  • Plan, organize and direct activities of seasonal staff members.
  • Perform routine maintenance on park structures.
  • Prepare brochures and write newspaper articles.
  • Construct historical, scientific, and nature visitor-center displays.
  • Research stories regarding the area's natural history or environment.
  • Interview specialists in desired fields to obtain and develop data for park information programs.
  • Compile and maintain official park photographic and information files.
  • Take photographs and motion pictures for use in lectures and publications and to develop displays.
  • Survey park to determine forest conditions and distribution and abundance of fauna and flora.
  • Plan and develop audio-visual devices for public programs.
Logistics cleaners-Kempton park at 1fourall Recruitment in Kempton Park 1 day ago
Contractual electrical assistant-Ivory Park at 1fourall Recruitment in Johannesburg 1 day ago
Live in domestic Hyde Park at Gumtree.co.za in Johannesburg 2 days ago
Sales manager watermeyer park at Virgin Active in Other 3 days ago
Pharmaceutical Lab Manager R480k Neg Kempton park at Unique Personnel in Bedfordview 3 days ago
Creditors Clerk Girl Friday Temp for Eastrand Jet Park Occasional 8 Hours per week Urgent at Erssa Engineering Recruitment Specialists SA in Other 3 days ago
Internal Sales Representative (gaskets & Sealing Products) Jet Park at RAKKGALAKANE RECRUITMENT in Johannesburg 4 days ago
Exact Phola Park: stylist at The Foschini Group in Other 4 days ago
Pharmacy Manager - Phola Park at Clicks Group Limited in Mpumalanga 4 days ago
Commission Based Freelance Sale Representative Kempton Park at Gumtree.co.za in East Rand 4 days ago