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Document Translation (German, Japanese) Virtual Volunteers

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Date Added: 09/12/2019 Location: Homestead, FL Description: Hello!  

We are looking for short term help with updating frequently used documents that are written in German, Japanese, and Spanish.  If you have a mastery of any/all, as well as English, we could use your assistance!  

This position does not require you to be onsite.  It is a virtual position and can be performed from any location around the world with computer and internet access.  You will work with the project leader to en...


6S: CAPE PERPETUA VC Host- Blodgett, winter 2019-spring 2020

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: Yachats, OR Description: December 2019 to April 2020: Friendly Host couple is needed to staff the Visitor Center/Devil's Churn at the spectacular Cape Perpetua Scenic Area in the Siuslaw National Forest. We are seeking a host couple to represent the U.S. Forest Service and connect the public to the unique natural and cultural wonders of the Scenic Area. This is a fun, rewarding job which allows creativity, flexibility and opportunities for personal growth.

Cape Perpetua has 26 miles of hiking...


Volunteer Interpretive Guide 2019 and Beyond

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: Hawaii National Park, HI Description: THIS OPPORTUNITY IS FILLED THROUGH MAY 2020. APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR TERMS BEGINNING IN JUNE 2020 AND BEYOND

Do you have a passion for your National Park and would you enjoy sharing that passion with people from around the World?

More than 2 million visitors come to Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park every year, wanting to learn about volcanoes, see endangered plants and birds, or get as close to molten lava as they can.

You could ...


Local Guide - Interpreter

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: HNP, HI Description: Local Volunteer Guide - NO HOUSING AVAILABLE
The National Park Service is responsible for managing the natural and cultural resources of the park for the enjoyment of this and future generations. Come join the team!
Volunteers in this position will serve in the Division of Interpretation and Education, responsible for helping the public to have a safe and enjoyable experience and facilitating intellectual and emotional connections with the meanings inherent in ...


Air Tour Monitoring Volunteer/Intern

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: HNP, HI Description: Lava viewing is one of the main attractions for visitors and one of the reasons for the creation of the park. When a lava flow is accessible to visitors by foot, safety issues arise with the low flights of air tours and other aircraft over the lava flow with up to hundreds of visitors on the ground in the same area. It is critical to have a person that can collect data on the flights, which will allow the park to have solid data from which to develop mitigations that ensure the safety of vis...


Landscape Maintenance

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: HNP, HI Description: Join the Maintenance team and help us keep the park visitor areas and trails safe and beautiful.

Maintenance projects require physical activity that may include bending, lifting heavy objects, digging, cutting vegetation along trails using small hand-tools such as pruners and loppers, litter and debris cleanup, invasive vegetation control projects and/or raking invasive vegetation from waterways. This may involve using rakes, pushing wheelbarrows, climbing up and down slopes, walki...


Youth and Volunteer Programs Assistant

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: Hawaii National Park , HI Description: Duties:

• Work side by side with the Youth and Volunteer Programs Coordinator assisting with day to day planning and coordination.

• Engage youth in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park events.

• Plan new and engaging events and activities for local and visiting public.

• Greet visitors at special events and other on or off site activities.

• Answer visitor's questions relating to Hawai‘i V...


Artist In Residence

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: MURFREESBORO, TN Description: DO NOT APPLY THROUGH VOLUNTEER.GOV. Go to https://www.nps.gov/stri/getinvolved/airapply.htm to complete application process.

Stones River National Battlefield invites emerging and established artists to pursue their particular art form surrounded by the cultural and natural resources of the park. Artists are provided housing in the park. All artists including writers, sculptors, photographers...


Shenandoah National Park Traffic and Parking Assistant

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Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: Luray, VA Description: Volunteers needed to assist with traffic control and parking during the busy fall season in Shenandoah National Park. The primary responsibility for this volunteer position is to serve as traffic controllers and parking assistance to ensure visitor safety in congested areas along Skyline Drive. Volunteer will also provide basic visitor information regarding traffic flow and visitor services. The ideal volunteer woul be able to stand for extended periods of time ...


Visitor Center Desk Assistant

Information:

Date Added: 09/11/2019 Location: Corpus Christi, TX Description: OPEN: April through September, 2019

LENGTH:  2-3 months per volunteer (single person or couple)

LOCATION:  Malaquite Visitor Center

CONTACT:  Jamie Kennedy at jamie_kennedy@nps.gov

JOB DESCRIPTION:  

  • Assists Park Rangers and staff in the Division of Interpretation in the daily operation of the Visitor Center. 
  • Provides information in an appropriate manner to the visiting p...

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