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National Park Service

The volunteer will provide support for the Division of Interpretation and Education in the Colorado River District (CRD) by providing information and informal interpretation to visitors about natural and cultural history of the park at the Kawuneeche Visitor Center, on park trails, and/or at Holzwarth Historic Site.

  • Actively participate in a safe workplace culture.
  • Adhere to all park policies.
  • Adhere to and believe in fostering a positive team environment, following the Team Contract for the CRD Division of Interpretation
  • Act as a goodwill ambassador for the park while providing information to visitors about the natural and cultural history of the park.
  • Attend required training, including safety, operations and park updates when necessary.
  • Assist as needed on special assignments and projects.
  • Communicate with team members and park dispatch via radio.
  • Staff the Kawuneeche Visitor Center desk or breezeway to assist visitors with orientation and trip planning.
  • Work outside at Holzwarth Historic Site to provide informal interpretation about the site and the park.
  • May assist staff with managing wildlife jams in parking lots and in roadways.
  • May rove trails on foot and provide orientation, informal interpretation, and safety messaging.
  • May assist staff in presenting guided snowshoe hikes to the public.
  • May be required to use Government vehicles for certain duties - otherwise are authorized to use their personal vehicle to travel to and from duty stations.

Start Date - 2022-05-31

End Date - 2022-09-05

Activities include: General Assistance;Other;Tour Guide/Interpretation;Visitor Information

Difficulty_Level: Average

Hosts Housing Amenities: No Housing/Amenities Available

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About National Park Service

Location:

1849 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20240, US

Mission Statement

The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.

Description

The U.S. National Park Service, www.nps.gov, cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage. We care for more than 400 national parks and help communities preserve their historic places and open spaces.

Arts & Culture
Environment
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Estes Park, CO 80517

(40.3772,-105.52167)
 

SKILLS

  • Environmental Education
  • Interpreter
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Water Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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