Natural Lands Steward (Full-time)
We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Natural Lands Steward to help us support the restoration and preservation of natural areas.
The Natural Lands Steward is responsible for a broad range of activities in support of the Natural Lands Team in order to promote the ecosystem health and function of lands owned by Mt. Cuba Center, the habitats they contain, and the larger systems to which they are connected. Work includes a variety of land management tasks, flora and fauna habitat restoration, and ecological monitoring.
We are seeking highly collaborative team members that put our mission first and will help us deliver remarkable experiences to our guests!
What you’ll do:
Physical Demands & Working Conditions
This position requires strenuous physical work; frequent standing, bending, twisting, and hiking. Must be able to lift, push, or pull objects over 50 pounds. This position will work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.
Mt. Cuba Center, a premier native plant garden, is dedicated to supporting the environment through the practice and promotion of ecological horticulture. Mt. Cuba Center’s gardens and programs inspire an appreciation for the beauty and value of native plants and commitment to protect the habitats that sustain them.
We offer staff competitive pay, access to our employee discount program, a fun atmosphere, a balanced work-life environment, and an AMAZING benefits package (401k matching up to 8%, health, dental, vision, life insurance, paid parental leave, and generous time off amounts).
TO APPLY: Please access our employment page to submit an online application through our electronic application system. Simply click the “Apply Online” button associated with the job of interest: http://mtcubacenter.org/employment/
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