The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is seeking an hourly contractor who will support the staff during special events throughout the year to support the organization’s mission of nature education and conservation. These events range from small private experiences to large family festivals. The Event Specialist may be asked to run events independently. This position requires evening and weekend hours and semi-heavy lifting of furniture and deliveries. For full job description and application instructions, visit houstonarboretum.org.
The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is seeking a part-time (with opportunity for full-time in fall 2021) Naturalist who will design and deliver meaningful environmental education experiences that seek to improve the environmental literacy of a diverse audience. Naturalists use the Arboretum trails and ecosystems as a classroom to create a connection with the natural world for students; this position requires a balance between computer work and outdoor work, and Houston’s climate creates challenging teaching conditions at times. For full job description and application instructions, visit houstonarboretum.org.
The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is seeking a Conservation Director, who will be responsible for the management of the Conservation Team regarding the grounds budget, staff work schedules, native habitat restoration, exotic and invasive species control, infrastructure maintenance, visitor safety, and public/volunteer interaction. Additionally, the Conservation Director is responsible for overseeing the management and long term-scientific monitoring of the site’s various ecosystems while providing guidance and leadership regarding native landscape areas that function as gardens. For full job description and application instructions, visit houstonarboretum.org.