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Career Opportunities at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

Current job opportunities at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary:

 

Land Management Technician

The Land Management Technician will report to the Senior Resource Manager and will be primarily responsible for aiding in the implementation of an ecologically sound land management plan developed by the team. This will involve direct field work treating invasive exotics and native invasive plant species, assisting with prescribed burns, and coordinating with field crews or volunteers to assist with these primary tasks. The Land Management Technician will work collaboratively with the research team, facilities, volunteers, and interns.

Seasonal Visitor Center Associate

The Seasonal Visitor Center Associate will support the Blair Audubon Visitor Center operations and guest services including Admissions, Nature Store and Gallery Cafe sales, general visitor and volunteer assistance, boardwalk closing and membership sales. The Center Associate will work in the Center and provide excellent customer service by eagerly welcoming each visitor with information about the Sanctuary with warmth and kindness.
 

Campus Host

Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary is a private not-for-profit Audubon Sanctuary encompassing 13,450 acres in Southwest Florida’s western Everglades. Being a part of the Corkscrew team means making a difference for conservation.  The Campus Host position is a part-time seasonal position assisting with essential end-of-day and center-related functions related to guest safety and facility support and security. Campus Hosts support the Blair Audubon Visitor Center by ensuring that all visitors have made it off the boardwalk at the close of business hours, and securing the gates and parking lot. Campus hosts serve as on-call resources on weekends and after hours for alarms or unexpected needs that arise from interns or guests such as visiting scientists. Campus Hosts share on-call and closing responsibilities in shifts with others. Campus hosts can expect to work an average of two to five hours per scheduled shift. When not working, opportunities abound for Campus Hosts interested in volunteering in public education, natural resource protection, maintenance, and more. This is an exciting seasonal opportunity to work with a leader within the conservation industry. 

Facilities Assistant

Under the guidance of the Facilities Manager, the Facilities Assistant is responsible for helping maintain the Blair Audubon Visitor Center and the surrounding grounds and buildings at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary. They will be primarily focused on the cleaning and light maintenance of the Blair Audubon Visitor Center, including the restrooms and office buildings scattered throughout the campus. There will be light duty maintenance associated with keeping these buildings in good condition.

 

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