Job Posting: Nature Preserve Ranger - City of St. Petersburg, FL

Tuesday, September 01, 2020 3:55 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Job Description:

Specialized work assisting in the daily operation of the city’s Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, including the implementation and conducting of related environmental educational programs, the monitoring of campsites, cabins and park facilities, and other related activities. Work involves designing, scheduling, promoting, and conducting informative guided tours, educational programs and presentations for the general public regarding wildlife, vegetation, energy systems and ecological relationships represented in the nature preserve; assisting a supervisor in the development of special events and coordinating volunteer workers' activities; designing and maintaining nature displays, exhibits and gardens; caring and feeding of captive wildlife, including birds of prey; some maintenance of the preserve; and enforcement of preserve rules and regulations, including ensuring that the park’s doors, gates and locks are secured. Work also involves monitoring all incoming guests through the campground gate; performing routine patrols and rental inspections; assisting with cashier and camping reservation duties; and cleaning/maintenance of campgrounds, campsites, rental facilities and restrooms Work will require considerable public contact and the exercise of independent good judgment, tact and diplomacy; outdoor duties in all types of weather; evening, weekend and holiday work hours; and occasional work in the nature preserve which requires travel off the established trails.

Close Date: 09-10-2020 (11:59 PM DST)

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