Maintain trails, remove invasive plants, care for community gardens, spruce up playgrounds, plant natives, interact directly with park guests as a tour guide or docent – and so much more. Your options for going out, getting dirty and giving back are as interesting as you are. Join our outstanding team of volunteers and staff coordinators. Learn new skills, meet awesome people, and improve the quality-of-life in Eugene.
Parks and Open Space offers excellent opportunities to take the next step in your career building. Apply your educational knowledge to nature’s classroom and expand your skill set with the Volunteer Program.
We provide practical experience in community outreach, gardening, event coordination, native plant care and propagation, nursery operations, community building, landscaping, data collection and management, mobile technology, research and a range special projects to match your interests.
Contact Kelsey Irvine for more information and current position descriptions.