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6RR: Camp Host along the Wild & Scenic Rogue River

Information:

Date Added: 05/20/2018 Location: Gold Beach , OR Description: Duties of this position: As a Campground Host, you will be representing the Forest Service, answering questions about the local area, services available and rules and regulations. The ability to provide a positive image, a professional attitude and appearance is essential to this position.

Your host duties will entail maintaining clean bathrooms, campsites and assiting Forest Service personnel with campground improvement and maintenance projects. You will be expect...


Visitor Center Assistant

Information:

Date Added: 05/19/2018 Location: Kennesaw , GA Description: Volunteer at the visitor center at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park!

Work will include general greeting of visitors, operating the visitor center front desk, providing historical information about the events at Kennesaw Mountain, and providing trail directions.

Operations tasks include:

  • greeting park visitors,
  • providing information on cultural, historical, and natural points of interest in the area and throughout the park,

River Rover

Information:

Date Added: 05/19/2018 Location: Three Rivers, CA Description: Job Title: Volunteer River Rover, Foothills

 

  • Please note, this position does not provide housing and candidates need to live within commuting distance of the Three Rivers area to be considered.

Supervisor: Foothills Interpretive Ranger

Goal: To promote river safety and help visitors enjoy the natural wonders of Sequoia National Park.

Duties:


6U: Diamond Lake Visitor Center Assistant

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Idleyld Park, OR Description: Diamond Lake Ranger District is accepting applications to fill up to three visitor center volunteer positions at the Diamond Lake Visitor Center.  Nestled in the High Cascades near Diamond Lake, Diamond Lake Visitor Center provides a variety of information services to visitors and serves as the primary information center for three major campgrounds in the area (Diamond Lake, Broken Arrow, and Thielsen View).  A broad range of recreational opportunities await our visitors,...


Bird Guide Volunteers - Spring 2019

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Marble Falls, TX Description: Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for both wildlife and people in the Texas Hill Country. With over 25,500 acres of prairies and woodlands, this sanctuary is managed for two endangered songbirds, the black-capped vireo and the golden-cheeked warbler, but is also home to an abundance of other birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.

Volunteers play a vital role in the visitor services programs at the refuge. Volunteers directly affect the quality and success o...


Fort Hunt Heritage Day, Special Event Volunteer, June 9

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Alexandria, VA Description: Special Event Volunteers are needed to help to celebrate the second annual Fort Hunt Heritage Day. This is a family fun event open to the public to showcase the rich history of the special park. Volunteers can sign up for one of the following positions:

Event Set-Up
Help the NPS get set up for the day by setting up chairs and tents. This position will require some lifting.
Number of volunteers needed: 3
Time: 7 am - 10 am


5T: Campground Hosts, 5 Positions

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Forest Hill, CA Description: Volunteering on the Tahoe National Forest

Welcome to the Tahoe National Forest located in the northern Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. This diverse landscape offers 850,000 acres of forests, meadows, lakes, rivers, and snowcapped peaks, stretching from the Foothills east of Sacramento at an elevation of 1500 feet, over the Pacific Crest at 9000 feet and down to the Nevada state line near Reno.

The unique scenic, historic, and recreation opportuniti...


Foothills Visitor Center Assistant

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Three Rivers, CA Description: Job Title: Foothills Visitor Center Assistant

Supervisor: Sub-District Interpretive Ranger

Goal: To provide an alternative way for families to connect to the natural and cultural history of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.

Duties:

  • Welcome visitors
  • Present 1-2 interpretive talks a day
  • Provide information and maps
  • Answer rep...

6W: Wilderness Trailhead Host

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Detroit, OR Description: The new Trailhead Host volunteer program at the Detroit Ranger District in the Willamette National Forest in Oregon is an exciting new way for volunteers to help protect special places on our public lands.  Trailhead hosts spend weekends at beautiful but popular and heavily used Wilderness trailheads educating the public about Leave No Trace ethic, Wilderness regulations, required permits, and site specific special considerations. 

Responsibilities:

  • Set ...

Winter Resident RV Volunteers - Visitor Services

Information:

Date Added: 05/18/2018 Location: Marble Falls, TX Description: Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for both wildlife and people in the Texas Hill Country. With over 25,500 acres of prairies and woodlands, this sanctuary is managed for two endangered songbirds, the black-capped vireo and the golden-cheeked warbler, but is also home to an abundance of other birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.

Volunteers play a vital role in the visitor services program at the refuge. Volunteers directly affect the quality and success of...


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