Visitor Center and Program Intern
ORGANIZATION: National Park Service
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This opportunity accepts applicants for Summer 2022 positions. Days off vary week to week depending upon program needs. Volunteers work a minimum of 40 hours per week. These will likely include weekends and holidays.
Part of the Everglades ecosystem, Big Cypress is a critical watershed for the Ten Thousand Islands area to the southwest. It is home to many endangered species including the Florida Panther. Incredible wildlife viewing opportunities, canoeing, hiking and biking are just some of the activities available in the swamp.
The position is ideal for college students seeking volunteer or internship requirement fulfillment in a related field of study and pursuing a career in the National Park Service. All applicants are welcome.
This position is designed to give you first-hand workplace experience. Shared housing may be provided on-site with individual bedrooms. Laundry facilities, a pool and a weight room are also available. This is not a paid position. Training is provided.
Volunteer will be issued uniform shirts, a jacket, and a hat. Volunteer must supply neutral color pants, socks, and closed-toed shoes. While on duty, the volunteer must wear the required uniform. Uniform items are not to be worn off-duty.
Start Date - 2022-05-02
End Date - 2022-09-01
Activities include: Computers;General Assistance;Other;Visitor Information
Hosts Housing Amenities: RV/Trailer Pads
About National Park Service
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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.
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.
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