• Botany • Construction/Maintenance • Computers • Office/Clerical • Other • Trail/Campground Maintenance • Tour Guide/Interpretation • Visitor Information • Fish/Wildlife • Back Country/Wilderness • General Assistance • Weed/Invasive Species Control
Do you like your National Parks/Preserves? Do you like to stay active? Need something to do during the week or on the weekend?
Come experience, enjoy, and share your knowledge and enthusiasm about Big Cypress with visitors through volunteering!
We need you to share your knowledge about Big Cypress, the surrounding areas here in south Florida, and your general knowledge in your field of expertise. Give one day a week or a few hours once or twice per week. You will make a difference to visitors from around the world!
Duties: These will vary depending on what you would like to help out with. We have many opportunities. Working the visitor center, maintenance, administration, research, trail maintenance, the possiblilities are endless!
Volunteers who will be going out in the field will need a valid U.S. driver's license.
Individuals must be comfortable interacting with a widely diverse public of all ages and interest levels. A willingness to learn and share your knowledge with visitors in a meaningful manner is helpful. A passion for public lands, a taste for adventure, and a sense of humor are also very useful as a volunteer.
Please include three (3) references and their contact information with your application.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Description: As a year-round local volunteer there would be no housing available.