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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.

Finance Associate

Position type: Part-time, non-exempt Salary: $15.30 to $17.00/hour DOE  Benefits: Flexible work schedule, casual attire, membership privileges, 403(b) plan

Fontenelle Forest is seeking a Finance Associate to perform bookkeeping activities in a non-profit, computerized accounting system with multiple cost centers. The Finance Associate will assist in managing day-to-day accounts payable and receivable functions. Confidentiality, excellent organizational skills and accuracy are important qualifications for this position. The ideal candidate is a skilled multi-tasker who excels at working independently and has an appreciation of nature and the willingness to support Fontenelle Forest’s mission. The position works 15-20 hours each week in a flexible work schedule. The Finance Associate reports to the Director of Finance and Administration.

To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to with “Finance Associate” in the subject line.


Part-time Naturalist Educator

Position type: part-time, non-exempt Salary: Starts at $10.25/hour DOE Benefits: membership privileges. Open until filled. 

The part-time Naturalist Educator is an enthusiastic and dedicated individual who supports Fontenelle Forest’s mission to support discovery of the quiet wild of nature and inspire current and future generations to care for the natural world. The Educator facilitates nature-based programs during the school year (January-May, August-December) with additional summer work (June-July) available. Successful candidates should be available to facilitate a minimum of 4 programs per week (12-16 hours).



Marketing Intern

Are you learning marketing or journalism and want to work for a non-profit? Maybe you are studying environmental sciences and want to learn more about marketing. Fontenelle Forest seeks a creative self‐starter to assist Fontenelle Forest 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.



Notice: Right to Work

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Fontenelle Forest is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion,
sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology or status as
a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran in the administration of any of its employment related policies and

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

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