The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto is seeking to fill the position of Outdoor Experience Director. Partnering with staff colleagues and volunteers, the Outdoor Experience Director is responsible for ensuring girls and volunteers experience quality outdoor adventures to support development of life and leadership skills based on the Girl Scout Leadership Experience model. Council goals and objectives will be achieved by developing, leading and supporting a broad portfolio of programs including camping and backpacking, equitation, aquatics, sailing, challenge course, shooting sports and more. For a full job description and application instructions, visit egreensource.com.
The Gulf Coast Bird Observatory, based in Lake Jackson, is seeking to hire an intern from late August/early September to late November/early December.
Fall interns will help with ongoing research projects including our Non-breeding Shorebirds project in which GCBO monitors winter Piping Plovers along two beaches and the Intertidal Reef project in which GCBP monitors bird use of intertidal reefs. Interns are required to help with office work a minimum of two days a week including entering volunteer hours, filing, and other tasks that help keep our office running smoothly. Finally, interns are in charge of keepin bird feeders filled and hummingbird feeders clean and full of sugar water. Interns who are interested in a future working with birds are preferred. GCBO can provide onsite housing if desired. GCBO offers a weekly stipend of $100/week and an abundance of great experience.
Hong Nguyen is a senior student at University of Houston-Downtown. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Finance and will graduate by December 2019. She was born in Vietnam and moved to Houston in 2014. Spending her free time with gardening is her hobby. She loves planting many kinds of flowers around her house.
Hong Nguyen is excited to devote her contribution to Citizens’ Environmental Coalition (CEC) in this summer. She hopes to gain the practical experiences in Accounting & Finance while working at the CEC that may help her in the future career. She is trying her best to improve herself, especially improve her educational qualifications trained in her school. This is a reason why she was chosen to work for CEC as an intern. She can be reached at [email protected]