The Hobe Sound Nature Center offers a variety of volunteer opportunities. Applications for summer are now being accepted!
Minimum age for volunteering is 14 years old.
Areas where volunteers are needed:
Animal Care -Perform routine & specialized duties associated with animal care including feeding, cleaning, and maintaining displays~ Docent
Docent- Conduct guided tours of the Exhibit Hall ~ Handle Live Animals~ Must be enthusiastic, cheerful & willing to learn~ should have an interest in working with people & animals
Greeter- Welcome all guest to the exhibit hall~ Keep track of visitors~ This duty includes being able to speak to the general public about the Refuge and Center ~ May be expected to help docent or work in the gift shop
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - There are various opportunities with Hobe Sound Wildlife Refuge~ Train maintenance~ Invasive Exotic plant control~ Beach clean-up & monitoring
If you are interested in applying or would like more information, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at (772) 546-2067 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Volunteer forms can be downloaded from our Volunteer Page.