[Coral-List] Perry Institute for Marine Science Announces 2010 Volunteer
tredinger at perryinstitute.org
Thu Apr 8 10:57:26 EDT 2010
2010 Marine Science Internships
2010 OFFICE ADMINISTRATION VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
LOCATION: Lee Stocking Island, Exuma, Bahamas
DURATION: 3-6 months (3 month minimum commitment)
STARTING DATE: Year round
OPEN TO: Individuals with education and work experience in business
administration, accounting/finance, and/or hospitality
DESCRIPTION: Volunteers will work directly with management staff in
supporting day-to-day office administration, operations and hospitality
services at an international marine research center on Lee Stocking Island
in the Bahamas. Volunteers will gain valuable work experience related to
standard operating procedures, accounting and financial management,
inventory and scheduling, and visitor services support. Volunteers will also
have an opportunity to interact with marine scientists, local business
officials, and other local community members.
REQUIREMENTS: Must be highly motivated and a self-starter with excellent
computer and data entry skills including work with spreadsheets and
databases. First aid/CPR certification is required prior to arrival on Lee
Also preferred: experience with Quickbooks or related accounting software.
Boating experience also a plus.
TO APPLY: Send Cover Letter, Resume/CV and a list of three professional
references to Eric Lamarre, Island Manager, at elamarre at perryinstitute.org
or by fax to: 561-658-6159.
*This is a non-salaried volunteer position. Room (shared accommodations)
and board and transportation will be provided.
To learn more about PIMS' mission and programs please visit
www.perryinstitute.org <http://www.perryinstitute.org/> .
Perry Institute for Marine Science
100 N. US Highway 1, Suite 202
Jupiter, FL 33477-5112
T: (561)741-0192 ext. 113
E: tredinger at perryinstitute.org
Conduct and support innovative research and education that advance
stewardship of our oceans and coastal ecosystems.
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