Lake Houston Wilderness Park Spring Internship

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department has spring semester openings for internships at Lake Houston Wilderness Park. Duties and Responsibilities include: assisting with all aspects of park operations, grounds maintenance, and facility maintenance; assisting the Park Naturalist with programming and the Nature Center; assisting Park Manager with research projects; assisting the park reservation staff; and a special internship project. Housing is provided and the pay is $12/hour. Send resume to Eric.Spurgeon@houstontx.gov; (832) 395-7314. Learn more by viewing the Lake Houston Wilderness Park Internship flyer.

Buffalo Bayou Partnership seeks Buffalo Bayou Park Venue and Visitor Services Supervisor

The Buffalo Bayou Park Venue and Visitor Services Supervisor is responsible for managing a
comprehensive welcome/hospitality, special event and concession rental program at Buffalo Bayou
Park. The employee is headquartered at the park’s Wortham Insurance Visitor Center on Sabine Street
at the eastern edge of the park. Buffalo Bayou Partnership offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits. For more information, visit buffalobayou.org

Armand Bayou Nature Center seeks Executive Director

Anticipating the retirement of the current Executive Director in mid-2018, the Armand Bayou Nature Center (ABNC) Board of Trustees seeks to hire a new executive officer in early 2018 to assure a smooth transition in leadership.

The Executive Director is the chief executive officer for ABNC and has broad authority to lead the operations of the nature center to achieve its mission and goals. Primary responsibilities include strategic leadership and planning; philanthropic resource development and fundraising; stakeholder relationships and communications, and public relations; and ABNC operations and natural resource management/administration. The Executive Director manages an annual budget of roughly $ 1,000,000.  A full job description can be found at www.abnc.org.  To apply, email cover letter and resume to tom@abnc.org.  Please reference the position in the subject of the email.