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Ecotourism Volunteer (Galapagos National Park)

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Intercultural Outreach Initiative

  • 6 people are interested

Role Overview

As the ecotourism intern in the communications department at the Galapagos National Park you will gather information that will help the national park staff make important ecotourism decisions. This will include:

  • Running satisfaction questionnaires at visitor sites.
  • Generating statistical data.
  • Creating databases based on the surveys you administer.
Schedule

Schedules are based on a 25 hr/week commitment, and can voluntarily be extended to a regular 40hr/work week. Typically Monday-Friday 7:30AM-12:30PM. May be subject to change depending on the tasks at hand.

Requirements:
  • Intermediate to advanced level of Spanish in order to communicate with fellow workers and visitors.

  • Ability to communicate and act with care and patience.

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team.

  • Flexible schedule that accounts for the day to day needs of working with a local institution.

  • Physical ability to work outdoors with potentially high sun, element, and temperature exposure.

  • Ability to independently collect and register data.

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About Intercultural Outreach Initiative

Location:

2103 Coral Way, operating in the Galápagos Islands, Miami, FL 33145, US

Mission Statement

To provide international education programs that support the education, conservation, and social development of isolated communities by assisting local institutions in sustainably handling the human-environmental intersection.

Description

We strive to help establish ecological sustainability and social stability in our host communities by applying thoughtful assistance and expertise to local needs - financed by educational travel adventures.

Animals
Environment
International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

IOI GalapagosPuerto Villamil, Ecuador

(-0.95446,-90.96415)
 

SKILLS

  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Environmental Policy
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Environmental Education

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 20 hrs / week
  • Spanish

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