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Librarian

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Petrified Forest , AZ Description: Description

Assistance is needed to organize and catalog the library collection at Petrified Forest National Park. Some knowledge of computers and library science is desired. This position requires good organizational skills, ability to lift at least 25 pounds and a minimum two month commitment. Due to the remoteness, reliable personal transportation and a valid drivers license are also required. Please include three references (with phone numbers) in section 19 of the application....


Interpretation & Visitor Services Volunteers

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Hohenwald, TN Description: We are now accepting applications for RV volunteers to work at the Meriwether Lewis Death and Burial Site on the Natchez Trace Parkway near Hohenwald, TN. Now recruiting for September 2017 through November 2017. Volunteers have to commit for at least 3 months to be able to utilize our RV pad.

Interpretation & Visitor Services Volunteers independently staff the information desk at Meriwether Lewis Death and Burial Site al...


Interpretive Guide in Historic New Castle

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: New Castle , DE Description: These volunteers can assist at the visitor center desk, present historic walking programs to the public, present historic house tour programs, and do a variety of other activities and programs related to the town’s interpretive programs. Interpretive projects also may include exhibit design, calling for artistic skill, or interpretive writing, such as assisting with publications.

Minimum commitment:
Visitor Center and House Tour volunteers can be...


Visitor Services Assistant in Historic New Castle

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: New Castle, DE Description: These volunteers can assist at the visitor center desk, give directions, greet visitors, and assist in sales. Volunteers may also be asked to work at special events.

Minimum commitment: 
This position will be scheduled on a weekly or biweekly basis.

Skills needed/preferred:
Background in communication skills, like to work with people, and have some knowledge about Historic New Castle, and minor computer skills. Anyone ...


Interpretive Guide at Old Swedes

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Wilmington, DE Description: These volunteers will provide tours of Old Swedes Church, Hendrickson House and the Burial Grounds to the general public, groups, and schools.

Skills needed/preferred: 
Background in communication skills, like to work with people, and have some knowledge about Old Swedes Historic Site. Anyone looking to gain experience in this field will be considered.

Benefits to volunteers: 
Volunteers will gain new or improve ol...


Visitor Services Assistant at Old Swedes

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Wilmington , DE Description: These volunteers can assist at the visitor center desk or gift shop, give directions, greet visitors, and assist in sales. Volunteers may also be asked to work at special events.

Skills needed/preferred: 
Background in communication skills, like to work with people, and have some knowledge about Old Swedes Historic Site and minor computer skills. Anyone looking to gain experience in this field will be considered.

Benefits to volun...


Stream Steward: Citizen Science

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Wilmington , DE Description: Stream Stewards is a Citizen Science program designed to engage committed volunteers in monitoring the water quality of streams that flow through First State National Historical Park to Brandywine Creek.

Through a partnership between The Nature Conservancy, National Park Service, Stroud Water Research Center, and funding from the William Penn Foundation, Stream Stewards will engage citizen scientist volunteers in data collection to help to address these water quality issues. V...


Campground Host

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Death Valley, CA Description: There are several different campgrounds in Death Valley National Park that utilize the skills of volunteer camp hosts. The commonalities between the different camp host positions are given first then details on campground specific accommodations and work schedules are provided. A minimum 3 month commitment is preferred with hosts either working from mid-October to mid-January or mid-January to mid-April.

As of 8/17/17 we are still looking to fill these positions:

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Flamingo Campground Host

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Date Added: 08/17/2017 Location: Homestead, FL Description: Everglades National Park is looking to fill two campground host positions at the Flamingo campground for the 2017-2018 winter season.  

Flamingo campground is located at the tip of the Florida peninsula in Everglades National Park.  Flamingo is a beautiful campground for visitors who enjoy nature, water activities and access to the largest subtropical wilderness in the nation.  It offers a true getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life.&nbsp...


Winter Hetch Hetchy Information Assistant

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Date Added: 08/16/2017 Location: Yosemite, CA Description: Come see a different side of Yosemite, and enjoy the quiet and beauty of the Hetch Hetchy area of the park in winter and spring! We’re looking for three volunteers to work at the Hetch Hetchy entrance area providing information to park visitors and supporting park operations.

For many hikers, the ultimate Yosemite experience is heading out into the wilderness, miles and miles away from any human structures, crowds, constraints or routines. In winter time, scenery and sol...


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