Part Time Buildings
& Grounds Staff
Wildlife Refuge, a nonprofit wildlife rehab hospital and nature based environmental
education center, seeks a part time individual with experience in general
maintenance, varied repairs, trail work and grounds keeping. Cedar Run is a
dynamic, fun place to work and visit, and we are looking for someone who can
keep our buildings, grounds, outdoor enclosures, trails, gardens, and other
areas in good repair and safe, working condition. This position will also have
occasion to work with the public on volunteer trail cleanup days, Scout building
projects, and provide attention and repairs to our visitor, staff, trails, and
wildlife areas. Some experience in light electrical, carpentry, plumbing, tool
use, tractor driving, people skills and problem solving would make for the
ideal candidate. This is a permanent, part time position providing 10-15 hours
per week. Hourly rate is $12-$15 per hour, based upon experience. Must pass a
background check and provide references.
Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge is a 171 acre wildlife refuge, wildlife
rehabilitation hospital and nature based environmental education center whose
mission is to serve New Jersey’s children, wildlife and habitats they share
through education, rehabilitation and preservation.
engages in: ecologically based land management; the operation of a Federally
and NJ State licensed hospital facility that cares for over 4,000 injured,
orphaned or displaced native wild animals each year; the education of over
36,000 students annually through our various in school, on-site and
outreach programs; and serves as an active resource to the greater New Jersey
community on environmental education, wildlife and habitat related
questions and issues.
amenities and buildings include our 2 story Nature Center and offices, a nature
based play area, an outdoor education pavilion, staff housing, the wildlife
rehabilitation hospital, a barn, an outside wildlife housing area, 171 acres of
pinelands habitat, 3.5 miles of hiking trails and a 4 acre cedar water
lake. Cedar Run is open 7 days a week,
interested and appropriately experienced, please send resume and references to Jeanne.firstname.lastname@example.org.