Full Time Positions
There are no full time positions at this time. Please check back with us.
Part Time Positions
The Mission Continues Fellowship opportunities
If you served in the military in 2001 or later, you may be eligible to participate in a six month Fellowship through "The Mission Continues." This organization gives you a stipend and leadership training in exchange for volunteering 20 hours per week at a DFW nonprofit. Texas Discovery Gardens is eligible; a position in our greenhouse and gardens is perfect for someone interested in learning the tools of the horticulture trade. Find elegibility details and how to apply here.
Entomology and Education Assistant
(ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program Internship)
The Entomology and Education Assistant will work with John Watts, our Entomologist, to care for and maintain arthropod collections and act as a docent in our Rosine Smith Sammons Butterfly House and Insectarium. The intern will get the chance to implement a new research project in which we determine butterfly longevity (life span) inside the butterfly house. As visitors come through, the intern will talk to them about butterflies and other insects. He/she will assist with or lead daily butterfly release informational talks. *John is in the office Tuesday through Saturday. After sufficient training, the intern will be able to take a leadership role on Sundays and Mondays inside the Butterfly House. We will begin the internship on a Tuesday. See here for the flyer and the complete job description To apply, email a cover letter and resume to JWatts@TexasDiscoveryGardens.org.
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