Receptionist at Effie Yeaw Nature Center

Cause Areas


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


Effie Yeaw Nature CenterAncil Hoffman County Park2850 San Lorenzo WayCarmichael, CA 95608


Greet and welcome visitors to the beautiful Effie Yeaw Nature Center. Assist at the front desk, answer phones, transfer calls, answer questions, stock merchandise in small gift shop, operate a cash register, and assist with miscellaneous small tasks to help the Naturalists. Must love nature and enjoy visiting with guests!

Work with an fun and interesting staff in a beautiful park. Sometimes the Nature Center is busy and active, other times it is quiet and slow. Volunteer receptionists may bring a book, crossword puzzles, etc. to pass the time on slow days, but always be ready to handle the buzz and excitement of guests of all ages, ringing phones, and interesting questions. Receptionists must have a clear phone voice to give directions on how to get to the Nature Center and to answer other questions as needed.

The receptionists help free up the Nature Center Staff to lead programs, help visitors with questions and to take care of emergencies. Our receptionists are very important to us and are the "face" of the Effie Yeaw Nature Center. Training is provided.

We currently need a Sunday morning receptionist, 10 - 1, a Saturday afternoon receptionist, 1 - 4, a Sunday morning receptionist, 10 - 1, a Sunday afternoon receptionist, 1 - 4. When you assigned a given day and shift, you will come in that day weekly.

When you respond, let me know which shift you would be interested in.


  • Customer Service
  • Office Reception
  • Environmental Education
  • Transactions
  • Public Relations

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • One shift each week--for example, every Sat. AM .
  • Welcoming, good phone voice, transfer calls, small sales,stand/sit, willing to learn about Nature!

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