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Historic Account Book Indexer

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Date Added: 10/19/2019 Location: Elverson, PA Description: Calling all history lovers, researchers, and meticulous-minded mortals!

 

Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site preserves and interprets an early American iron-making community and its effect on the nation’s industrial history. The historic village includes the charcoal-fueled furnace, Ironmaster’s mansion, tenant houses, and a blacksmith shop. We are one of the few parks that have an active farm program, showcasing animals that would have historically ...


8C: Flanners Beach Campground Host

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: New Bern, NC Description: This is an outreach for the Host position at Flanner's Beach Campground located outside of New Bern, North Carolina. Located on the banks of the Nuese river and a few miles for historic downtown New Bern this is a great place to live and work.The responsiblities for this position include;

  • Cleaning and restocking restroom facilities.
  • Grounds keeping in and around campground (including zero turn mower operation, weed whipping, raking, and litter colle...

5S: Forest Naturalist

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Hathaway Pines, CA Description: Do you like sharing your knowledge of nature with others? Then come work in the beautiful Stanislaus National Forest in California’s Central Sierra Nevada Mountains. You will be assisting with and presenting interpretive programs.

We are looking for candidates who have training in the identification and natural history of wildlife, plants, freshwater macroinvertebrates, and fish that are native to California's Central Sierra Nevada Mountains....


MACA ? Volunteer Interpretive Surface Assistant

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Mammoth Cave, KY Description: Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Assist or lead (after training) guided hikes
  • Assist or lead (after training) children programs
  • Prepare and give short porch talk on topic of choice (approved by supervisor)
  • Assist with campfire preparation and extinguishing of fire
  • Assist with crowd control as ranger presents evening programs
  • Count evening program participants
  • Lock and unlock gates for hike...

MACA ? Volunteer Office Assistant - Interpretation and Environmental Education

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Mammoth Cave, KY Description: Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Takes and delivers telephone messages for the staff and answers routine inquiries
  • Updates manuals and paperwork as directed by supervisors
  • Records and files information as directed
  • Monitors stock levels of a variety of office supplies
  • Runs copy machine
  • Updates spreadsheets as directed by supervisors. (radon hours)
  • Performing work such as preparing, receivin...

Harbor Seal Monitoring

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Point Reyes, CA Description: The Harbor Seal Monitoring program is currently full and is not accepting applications for the 2020 season.

Overview
The Harbor Seal Monitoring volunteer contributes to the long-term monitoring of harbor seals which will aid in protecting seal colonies and assessing the health of the marine ecosystem.

Duties

  • Hike off-trail and in rugged terrain to various harbor seal monitoring sites to observe, c...

Winter Wildlife Docent

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Point Reyes, CA Description:

 

The Winter Wildlife Docent progam is full and is no longer accepting applications for the 2019-2020 season.

 

Overview

The Winter Wildlife Docent promotes awareness and protection of northern elephant seals, gray whales, and other marine life by helping visitors view, understand, and appreciate these species; ...


Trail Patrol

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Point Reyes Station, CA Description: ?The Trail Patrol program is full and is not accepting applications at this time.

Overview
The Trail Patrol Volunteer assists park staff in protecting park resources and facilitating safe and enjoyable visitor experiences by maintaining a National Park Service presence in front and backcountry areas on patrols in a non-commissioned role.

Duties

  • Work independently and alongside law enforcement rang...

1G: Recreation Field Maintenance

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: West Yellowstone, MT Description: Outdoor recreationalists find West Yellowstone and excellent starting point for summer activities.  There are unlimited recreational opportunities in the Custer Gallatin National Forest and surrounding Yellowstone National Park. 

We are seeking a volunteer to assist the Recreation and Facilities Programs by helping with the installation and/or removal of signs and other wooden structures such as kiosks around the forest; painting signs, kiosks, restrooms, picnic tables, f...


Campground Hosts

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Date Added: 10/18/2019 Location: Three Rivers, CA Description: Job Title: Campground Host -- Various Park Campgrounds

Supervisor: NPS Campground Supervisor

Goal: To provide a quality camping experience for park visitors by assisting with campground operations for busy campgrounds in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks have Campground Host positions available in each district o...


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