Forestry Technician (full-time)
The Prospect Park Alliance is a non-profit organization that works in partnership with City of New York and the community to restore, maintain and operate Prospect Park, Brooklyn’s flagship Park. The Alliance cares for the natural environment, preserves historic design, and serves the community by providing public programming and Park amenities. Recently, the Prospect Park Alliance completed Lakeside, the most ambitious project in Prospect Park since its creation. The 26-acre redesign of the southeast corner of the Park features the LeFrak Center at Lakeside, designed by the architects Billie Tsien and Tod Williams in collaboration with the Alliance, which provides seasonal ice skating, water play and a café, as well as the restoration of the surrounding landscape.
The Prospect Park Alliance is currently seeking a Forestry Technician to implement and carry out ecological restoration and park maintenance project in the park and watershed working with other Natural Resources Crew members, students, interns, volunteers, and community members. This position reports to the Natural Resources Supervisor.
How to apply:
Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Forestry Technician position is full-time year-round 40-hour per week, eligible for benefits including a tax-deferred 403(b) plan and a flexible schedule that allows working the occasional evenings, weekends and holidays.
Prospect Park Alliance is an equal opportunity employer. No phone calls, please. Although we appreciate your interest, we will only contact applicants we are considering for interview.