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Career Opportunities at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

Current job opportunities at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary:

Seasonal Center Assistant, Admissions

The Seasonal Center Assistant, Admissions will support the Blair Audubon Visitor Center operations and guest services including Admissions, its Nature Store and Gallery Cafe sales, general visitor and volunteer assistance, and membership sales.

COVID-19 mitigation at the Center includes frequent sanitation, a Plexiglass partition, Merv-13 filtration system, timed ticketing, mask requirement inside the Visitors Center, and the closure of some amenities.

This is a seasonal position working 40 hours per week from October 1, 2021 -March 31, 2022. Ability to work evenings and weekends required. This position has the potential to convert to regular, full-time in April 2022. 

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Seasonal Center Assistant, Admissions

The Seasonal Center Assistant, Admissions will support the Blair Audubon Visitor Center operations and guest services including Admissions, its Nature Store and Gallery Cafe sales, general visitor and volunteer assistance, and membership sales.

COVID-19 mitigation at the Center includes frequent sanitation, a Plexi glass partition, Merv-13 filtration system, timed ticketing, mask requirement inside the Visitors Center, and the closure of some amenities.

This is a seasonal position working 40 hours per week from October 1, 2021 -March 31, 2022. Ability to work evenings and weekends required. 

Apply now.

Associate Director, Blair Audubon Center

Reporting to the Sanctuary Director, the Associate Director is primarily responsible for the oversight and management of staff, volunteers, and budgets supporting the Blair Audubon Visitor Center visitor experience programs. They will provide leadership, ensure visitor and education programming and support Audubon’s mission and goals for the Sanctuary and greater Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed, Big Cypress and Everglades ecosystems. They will plan budgets, project revenue, and manage expenses associated with all programs related to the visitor experience. Additionally, the Associate Director will play a lead role in marketing the Corkscrew Swamp experience to attract visitors and program participants, all while embracing and advancing the Sanctuary’s mission which aims to influence the conservation of the Greater Everglades.

The Associate Director will lead the Blair Audubon Visitor Center operations and guest services including Admissions, its Nature Store and Gallery Cafe sales, general visitor and volunteer assistance, and membership sales as well as public and youth education programs.

This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week.  Ability to work evenings and weekends required.

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Seasonal Campus Host, Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

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 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, resource management, maintenance, and more. This is an exciting seasonal opportunity to work with a leader within the conservation industry. 

Campus Hosts are required to live on-site in their personal RV (Recreational Vehicle) on one of Audubon’s two RV pads. The RV pads are nestled in the pine flatwoods near the housing area. Each site is equipped with water, sewer and electricity hook-ups as well as a private outdoor patio and grill. Corkscrew is a remote sanctuary.

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