Houston Parks and Recreation Department seeks Gardener

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a Gardener for the Natural Resources Management Program (NRMP). The Gardener’s duties will include performing horticultural duties such as planting, pruning, fertilization and other tasks needed for general care and maintenance of planting areas. For a full job description and application instructions, visit governmentjobs.com.

Buffalo Bayou Partnership seeks Volunteer Supervisor

The Buffalo Bayou Partnership is seeking a Volunteer Supervisor, who will oversee all aspects of BBP’s Volunteer Program, a program that annually has approximately 3,000 volunteers who contribute 6,000 hours to Buffalo Bayou Park. Duties and responsibilities include actively and creatively recruiting volunteers through speaking engagements, attendance at corporate volunteer fairs, and presentations to school groups. For a full job description and application instructions, visit buffalobayou.org.

Houston Parks and Recreation seeks Natural Resources Intern

Houston Parks and Recreation Department’s Natural Resources Management Program is accepting applications for a fall internship. This intern will work on riparian and prairie restoration projects and will be responsible for completing a variety of tasks related to natural resources management. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, working in plant nurseries, assisting with volunteer planting events, and general care of restoration sites. For more information and to apply, please email your resume to [email protected] with the subject line “Fall Internship”.