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Fontenelle Forest is one of Nebraska’s oldest conservation organizations and seeks to provide a place where people can experience the quiet wild of nature. Every member of our staff plays a vital role in the success of our organization.

Director of Education

Position Type: Full Time, Exempt  |  Salary: Negotiable

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This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced professional to join one of Nebraska’s oldest conservation organizations and one of the largest private nature centers in the nation. The Director of Education provides vision and leadership for the education department and effectively manages a team composed of teachers, naturalists, and interpreters. Fontenelle Forest understands that diversity is an indicator of a healthy community and we are committed to being welcoming and inclusive of all people. A demonstrated commitment to equity and working with a diverse team is essential to this role.

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Field Technician

Position Type: PartTime, Non Exempt  |  Salary: Starts at $11.00/hr DOE

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The field technician will be part of the Stewardship team and will provide assistance to rangers and restoration biologists with land management and restoration activities. The technician also assists with guiding and supervising land management volunteers and interns. This position reports to the Director of Stewardship & Research.

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Development Intern

Fontenelle Forest seeks a dynamic, self‐starter to assist the Development Department with its communications efforts.

This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing and development while working for a well‐known, community based non‐profit organization. Please note: This is an unpaid position.

Application Deadline: December 31st, 2018

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Visitor Services Assistant

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Fontenelle Forest is seeking an enthusiastic individual who will provide an intentionally welcoming experience and excellent customer service to all visitors.  As a member of the Fontenelle Forest team, every employee helps us achieve our vision to be a national leader in environmental stewardship and education and the region’s premier nature center.   This position reports to the Manager of Visitor Services.

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Facility Rental Specialist

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Fontenelle Forest seeks a dynamic, self-starter to manage all Facility Rentals including weddings, birthday parties, family gatherings, corporate meetings and company retreats at all Fontenelle Forest properties. This position will report to the Assistant Director of Development.

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Facilities Attendant (Part Time)

Primarily responsible for setting up and breaking down evening and weekend event

Application Deadline: NA

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Notice: Right to Work

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Application Deadline: December 31st, 2018

Notice: E-Verify Participation

This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.

Este empleador participa en E-Verify y proporcionará al gobierno federal la información de su Formulario I-9 para confirmar que usted está autorizado para trabajar en los EE.UU.

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Application Deadline: December 31st, 2018

Fontenelle Forest is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt nonprofit.

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