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Upper Saint Anthony Falls Visitor Center Assistant

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Mississippi National River and Recreation Area, National Park Service

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

Saint Anthony Falls volunteers support park rangers and their interpretation of the site. Shifts are generally 5 hours and duties will include answering visitor questions about the park and the site itself, swearing in junior rangers, monitoring the visitor services station/table while rangers give tours, be stationed on the lock wall to be available to visitors, and help set-up and take down interpretive support materials. There is a mandatory training to volunteer at Upper Saint Anthony Falls; the time for the training has not yet been identified. Shifts will be available during the day including the weekends with occasional special evening events. Volunteers with previous experience working in the park are preferred but experience is not required. Visitor Center Assistants would be able to select dates that work for them.

For more information or to be considered for this role, please fill out the SAF visitor center interest form. Kyle Just ( kyle_just@nps.gov) can be reached with additional questions or for more information.

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About Mississippi National River and Recreation Area, National Park Service

Location:

111 E. Kellogg Blvd. Suite 105, St. Paul, MN 55101, US

Mission Statement

The Volunteers-In-Parks program, jointly managed by Mississippi National River and Recreation Area and Mississippi Park Connection, connects, educates, and promotes the enjoyment of the resources of the Mississippi River through unique and entertaining volunteer opportunities to the entire community.

Description

The Volunteers-In-Parks program is a joint program with Mississippi Park Connection. Mississippi National River and Recreation Area represents America's greatest river, the Mississippi, which weaves together the natural and cultural heritage and economic vitality of the region. The National Park Service works with partners to foster increased citizen awareness, advocacy, and enjoyment of the resources of the Mississippi River.

Volunteer-In-Parks provides people with opportunities to discover, experience, and enjoy the diversity of the Mississippi River while also preserving it for future generations through volunteer restoration projects and education programs.

Community
Environment
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Environmental Education
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training

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