The McGovern Centennial Gardens (MCG) in Hermann Park is a unique display garden and destination, free to the public, open daily, and available for special events on occasion. It is a place of beauty designed to stimulate learning and a love of gardens in an urban setting. The Gardener will join a dedicated team responsible for the daily operation of the Gardens to ensure the highest standards of landscape displays and to implement environmentally responsible maintenance practices.
For full details, including primary areas of responsibility, qualifications, physical demands and working conditions, and the application process, visit www.hermannpark.org.
Public Citizen’s Texas office is currently seeking a press officer to be located in its office in Austin, Texas. Please pass along or post this position. This posting will be open until December 1, 2018. The Press Officer will work with the Director, Texas office staff, and D.C. communications staff to develop and execute media strategy for the Texas office. The Press Officer will be responsible for daily social media engagement, press releases and traditional media outreach, rapid response to current events and requests, blog and website maintenance, and engagement with the D.C. communications team and the Houston media collaborative. For more information, including full duties, qualifications, and application instructions, visit citizen.org.
Programs at the Marine Discovery Center (MDC) are for all ages and are designed to offer hands-on, feet-wet learning opportunities through classes, camps, lectures, boat and kayak eco-tours with certified naturalists and teachers. MDC is currently accepting applications for summer camp staff: lead summer camp counselors, summer camp interns, an aquarist/educator intern, and a media intern. The general purpose of these positions is to deliver the Marine Science Summer Camp Program to children ages 4-9 or ages 8-16 and to utilize the classroom, kayaks, a boat and the outdoor environment to teach a hands-on, feet-wet summer camp curriculum. All employees and interns must demonstrate the ability to interact professionally and exercise careful oversight of all campers, volunteers, parents, and to work with MDC staff, MDC Board and the general public. These positions require excellent independent work skills and the ability to multi-task.The application closing date is March 31, 2018. For more information, visit marinediscoverycenter.org or contact Michelle West at [email protected].