Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+
Visitor Center Greeter - DuPont Environmental Education Center-Delaware Nature S
Love nature and meeting new people? Each week, DuPont Environmental Education Center (DEEC) sees hundreds of people of all ages visiting the Wilmington Riverfront. We need your help sharing the wonders of the outdoors and making them feel welcome though this Visitor Center Greeter volunteer position!
The primary role of this position is to ensure a positive experience for visitors to the center and present Delaware Nature Society (DelNature) in a positive way to the community.
The position performs visitor experience tasks including:
interpreting environmental and cultural history
assisting with visitor programs
The DEEC Visitor Center Greeter volunteer position promotes DelNature’s mission of improving our environment through education, advocacy, and conservation. The person in this position does this by building strong relationships with the communities we serve leading to increased membership, volunteerism, advocacy, program participation and financial support. Training provided.
Greet visitors and answers inquiries
Provide guidance on recreation opportunities and points of interest on site and in the area
Interpret environmental and cultural history for adults, children, and families
Assist with drop-in visitor activities
During lulls in visitation, assist site staff with preparation of programs and projects
Actively introduce visitors to membership and program opportunities
Time Allocated: 80%
Answer telephone calls and direct inquiries to appropriate staff members
Answer queries associated with public programs, memberships, public group programs, summer camps as well as any other calls
Take registrations for programs and sell merchandise
Time Allocated: 20%
Comfort and willingness to interact and speak with the public spanning wide range of community audiences
Basic computer skills
Natural science or environmental science knowledge a plus, but not required.
Greeter Volunteer Position Availability
Shifts available Tuesday-Sunday, year round. We request 4 or more hours per week.
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