North Cascades Institute seeks a qualified, enthusiastic professional to become a member of our Operations team here at the Environmental Learning Center. Based at the Institute’s field campus in the North Cascades National Park (Diablo Lake), this position assists with housekeeping for the North Cascades Environmental Learning Center, which may serve up to 92 children and/or adults per day on a seven-day-a-week schedule, up to ten months a year. Supervised by the Operations Assistant, this position works closely with all other staff, partners and contractors to support a wide array of educational programs. This is a temporary/seasonal position of up to four and a half months.
Part-time: June 1 – June 15 (approximately 24 hours per week)
Full-time: June 16 – August 31 (40 hours per week), Friday-Tuesday with Wednesday-Thursday off
Part-time: September 1 – October 15 (approximately 24 hours per week), Friday–Sunday
Compensation, Benefits and Housing
This is a temporary/seasonal, non-exempt, hourly position with a varied schedule of full and part-time work. The wage is $12.00 per hour and benefits include sick leave and holiday pay. Rental housing may be available. Pets and smoking are not allowed on Campus.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will remain open until filled.
June 1, 2017
Please apply online on our website at: http://ncascades.atsondemand.com/. Complete the online application and upload a resume and a cover letter pertinent to this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a high priority at North Cascades Institute. The Institute does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, military, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, age, citizenship or any other basis prohibited by law in any of its policies or programs. North Cascades Institute is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.
About North Cascades Institute
The Institute’s mission is to inspire and empower environmental stewardship for all through transformative educational experiences in nature. Since 1986 we have helped connect people, nature and community through science, art, literature and the hands-on study of natural and cultural history. Our goal is to help people of all ages and backgrounds experience and enjoy the mountains, rivers, forests, people and wildlife of the Pacific Northwest – so all will care for and protect this special place. The Institute is committed to innovation and excellence in environmental learning and leadership in the nonprofit community. We believe that sustainable communities are built on healthy environments, vibrant economies and social equity.
North Cascades Institute, www.ncascades.org, is a respected, national leader among U.S. environmental education organizations. The Institute is in sound financial health with a $3 million budget and strong reserves, and more than a decade of Four-Star ratings with Charity Navigator. The Institute was also voted “Best Place to Work” in the 2013 Bellingham Alive – Best in the Northwest annual readers’ poll. This is a wonderful opportunity to join North Cascades Institute at a time of exciting growth.