Property Ambassador - Francis William Bird Park


(42.15437,-71.21021)
 

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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Francis William Bird ParkPolley LaneWalpole, MA 02032

About

Property Ambassador - Bird Park

Overview

Combine your love of the outdoors with service by meeting and greeting visitors at Bird Park. This volunteer position requires sharing information about the property, collecting information from visitors, and allows the Ambassador to learn and teach others about this historic landmark.

Responsibilities

  • Interact with visitors, answer questions about the property, trails and activities
  • Gather information from visitors for mailing lists and promotional outreach
  • Promote the Trustees’ mission and provide membership information
  • Assist with special programs on an occasional basis
  • Assist with light property clean-up, if needed

Qualifications

  • Have reliable transportation to the property
  • Demonstrate good communication skills
  • Desire to meet with the public, share knowledge of the property and the Trustees
  • Dress in appropriate clothes and footwear for varying weather conditions
  • Flexible and independent
  • Familiarity with Francis William Bird Park [preferred, but not required]
  • Knowledge of the ecology and geology of the area [preferred, but not required]
  • Ability to walk on a variety of surfaces: grass, pavement, uneven surfaces
  • Ability to pick up lightweight objects from ground level

Time Commitment Needed

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to work at least two, two-hour shifts each month.

Skills

  • General Education
  • Customer Service
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Gardening
  • Botany

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 2 two hour shifts per month
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