• Thursday, July 22, 2021 5:49 PM | Anonymous member

    About the job

    About Us:

    We are excited that you are considering joining Nova Southeastern University!

    Nova Southeastern University (NSU) was founded in 1964, and is a not-for-profit, independent university with a reputation for academic excellence and innovation. Nova Southeastern University offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package including tuition waiver, retirement plan, excellent medical and dental plans and much more. NSU cares about the health, welfare and its students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors and is a tobacco-free university.

    We appreciate your support in making NSU the preeminent place to live, work, study and grow. Thank you for your interest in a career with Nova Southeastern University.

    NSU considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

    Job Title: MEEC Education Program Specialist - 992600 Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits Job Category: Non-Exempt Hiring Range: 24,000.00 Pay Basis: Annually Subject to Grant Funding?: Yes Essential Job Functions: 1. Manages the education team at the MEEC. Expands school and public programming options at the MEEC with the expanded Education Team.
    • Manages production of MEEC Newsletter.
    • Directs the planning, promotion and execution of MEEC special events such as the art festival, etc.
    • Manages training of new MEEC hires.
    • Assists in grant writing for expanding MEEC Education Programming.
    • Manages funds generated from educational programming fees at MEEC. Purchases new materials, technologies, as needed and as funds are available through the education program.
    • Designs and implements programs of education about sea turtles and other marine species for schools and other organizational groups under the auspices of the Carpenter House, Marine Environmental Education Center and Broward County Sea Turtle Conversation Program.
    • Works with general public to educate children and adults about sea turtles and other marine species.
    • Performs outreach/education activities and integrates scientific knowledge and operational expertise to ensure excellence in development and translation of research for school programming and daily education programs.
    • Assists in daily operations of Carpenter House MEEC facility.
    • Assists with management and training of volunteers and interns.
    • Assists with gift shop and point of sale system management.
    • Performs other duties as assigned or required.
    Marginal Job Functions: 1. Presents data at conferences, scientific symposium, and professional society meetings.
    • Attends departmental seminars; attends staff meetings and serves on committees, as required.
    • Works on and contributes to collaborative research and education/outreach teams. Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: 1. Public speaking skills.
    • Sociable, enthusiastic personality.
    • Good organizational skills.
    • Knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; database and data entry skills.
    • Ability to utilize or learn to utilize software relevant to position.
    • Ability to learn work routines quickly.
    • Demonstrated ability to secure extramural funding.
    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / WORKING CONDITIONS:
    • May be exposed to short, intermittent, and/or prolonged periods of sitting and/or standing in performance of job duties.
    • Ability to walk up and down two flights of stairs, multiple times, daily.
    • May be required to work nights or weekends.
    Job Requirements: Required Certifications/Licensures: Required Education: Bachelor's Degree Major (if required): Required Experience: 1. Two (2) years of science education experience or related experience.
    • Experience working with children and adults including child management. Preferred Qualifications: 1. Experience with developing programs in accordance with Next Generation Science Standards as well as Florida State Standards (CPALMS).
    • Experience with animal care and husbandry.
    • Experience with aquaponics systems. Is this a safety sensitive position? No Background Screening Required? Yes Pre-Employment Conditions: Sensitivity Disclaimer: Nova Southeastern University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary.

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  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 5:43 PM | Anonymous member

    Museum Educator


    POSITION SUMMARY

    This is a permanent full time position requiring 40 hours per week with a schedule of Tuesday through Saturday with some nights and holidays required. Responsible for developing and implementing outdoor and indoor educational programs and activities related to area history, archaeology, and environment of the Mound House and Newton Beach Park. Works under the direct supervision of the Director of Culture, Parks and Recreation. Supervises contractual, student intern and volunteer workers as assigned.

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

    • Assists in planning, coordinating and implementing of public historic and environmental programs including kayak tours, beach walks, boat tours, summer camps, festivals, guided tours, and special events both on- and off-site for Mound House and Newton Beach Park.
    • Responsible for all aspects of kayak tours and beach walks when needed; this includes preparation, leading the tours with the required equipment and the ability to assist the public with various needs during the prep, operation and completion of the tours.
    • Create a learning strategy to engage residents, students and visitors that directly relates to the mission of the Mound House Museum and Newton Beach Park.
    • Develop programs, presentations, specialty tours, and interactive activities around particular exhibitions or in response to particular themes or annual festivals.
    • Effectively reach out to local schools, colleges and teachers to promote the use of the collections and exiting programs in line with various curriculum; create and develop educational resources for visitors, schools, families and special interest groups.
    • Deliver presentations, workshops and interpretive activities in partnership with community groups.
    • Manage teams of volunteers; assist in the training of volunteers the proper techniques for interpretive programs and how to articulate the program curriculum.
    • Facilitate cultural and environmental-inspired activities in the local community in response to requests from schools and community groups or to promote particular exhibitions and or programs.
    • Collate, analyze and apply feedback on the educational activities provided.
    • Receives and responds to public inquiries about Mound House and Newton Beach Park history and programs, and other area cultural resources.
    • Assists with seeking sponsorships and volunteers for the Mound House and Newton Historic Park; represent and promote the museum on external educational bodies in order to establish a network of useful and productive partnerships; work with other museum staff to develop and market the museum and the events program. 
    • Develops cooperative partnerships with area schools, community organizations, and other environmental institutions for the enhancement and support of Fort Myers Beach Cultural Resources.
    • Develops and maintains good working relationships with the general public, coworkers, volunteers, and the program participants.
    • Performs other duties of this position or related positions as may become necessary or as directed by the Cultural Resources Director/ Mound House Museum Director.
    See Full Posting Here
  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 5:42 PM | Anonymous member
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  • Thursday, July 15, 2021 6:51 PM | Anonymous member
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  • Wednesday, July 07, 2021 7:27 PM | Anonymous member
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    For the complete list and full descriptions find the ocean jobs page at https://sevenseasmedia.org/. We add 20 to 30 new opportunities per week with 40k views per month!

    We work hard to provide this jobs list and newsletter to you every week for free. If you find your next job from this list, or a new employee, please consider a tax-deductible donation as a thank you.

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  • Wednesday, July 07, 2021 7:23 PM | Anonymous member

    Position Overview:

    The Eco-Discovery Center Manager is responsible for the operational and interpretive success of Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center (FKEDC), ranging from overall community impact to day-to-day logistics of training and scheduling of staff and volunteers. The FKEDC Manager oversees development of interpretive, educational, business/marketing and operational plans for the FKEDC as well as the scheduling of the facilities usage with both sanctuary personnel and sanctuary partners of the FKEDC. This position will be an employee of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, but is funded through a Cooperative Agreement with NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries. This position will be embedded with the staff at the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary in Key West, Florida.

    How to Apply:

    For more information on the position and how to apply visit: 

    https://marinesanctuary.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/FKEDC-Manager-PD-FINAL.pdf


  • Saturday, July 03, 2021 6:45 PM | Anonymous member

    This month, we invite you to join us on Friday, July 23rd at 12 noon for the CISMA Invasive Species virtual event.

    Are invasive species more of a burden to our economy and environment than an asset? Join us to learn more about invasive species, how they got here and if we should be concerned. Specific plant and animal species will be covered.  

    This virtual event will be held in lieu of our regular monthly program. 

    Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_EC8vdjP0T--XjMSwG0SlTw 

    Visit Cuplet Fern   



  • Thursday, July 01, 2021 3:36 PM | Anonymous member

    “Research and Removal efforts for invasive Burmese Pythons in Southwestern Florida”

    Ian Bartoszek is a Wildlife Biologist and the Science Project Manager at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida where he has worked for the past twenty years. He has extensive field experience within the Greater Everglades ecosystem and has conducted biological monitoring research for the Picayune Strand Restoration Project under the comprehensive Everglades restoration plan since 2001. Mr. Bartoszek served as the invasive animal lead for the Southwest Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area. He is currently the project manager on a long-term collaborative radio-telemetry research project tracking Burmese pythons. His team has captured and removed over 20,000 pounds of python from southwestern Florida.

    Register Here


  • Friday, June 25, 2021 7:36 PM | Anonymous member

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