Job Openings

Current positions available with Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania

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Seasonal Event Assistant

Position Summary:

The Seasonal Event Assistant is responsible for providing immediate assistance to center staff in a variety of assigned tasks in preparation for and during wedding ceremonies and receptions at Succop Nature Park.  The Seasonal Event Assistant is expected to assist the staff to prepare and maintain the facilities and grounds in a safe and clean manner before, during and after events; and ensure guests are provided with the utmost attention throughout their experience.  The employee reports directly to the Center Coordinator.  Beginning wage is $11.25/hour.

Primary Duties:

Facility Duties

*     Set-up tables and chairs as per event needs

*     Place signs, decorations, etc. as per event needs

*     Assist caterers with specific event set-up and clean-up

*     Assist caterers with guest services

*     Clean and disinfect restrooms

*     Clean event shelter, dispose of trash and recycling

*     Stock/replenish trash can liners, toiletries, etc. in all public areas

*     Ensure tables and chairs are clean and well-presented

*     Assist with parking/traffic during events


*     Clean-up grounds to ensure area is event-ready

*     Clean-up patios, entrances, walkways and driveways

Other Duties

*     Other duties related to event preparation and/or assistance as directed by supervisor


The Seasonal Event Assistant is required to provide his/her own personal transportation to and from Succop Nature Park.

The appearance of our employees is an important aspect of these events, so Seasonal Event Assistants may be required to conform to a specified dress code.

Background Check:

*     Criminal and child clearance background checks are required for all ASWP staff, interns and volunteers

Physical Abilities:

*     Routinely required to carry equipment in excess of 50 lbs.

*     Routinely required to be on feet throughout the shift

*     May be required to safely operate a Gator all-terrain vehicle


*     All staff, interns and volunteers are required to review equipment safety standards as they relate to their duties

*     Required to follow safety standards as outlined by supervisor


*     Expected to report to work as assigned and meet with supervisor as needed

*     Expected to work independently as assigned

*     Expected to deliver work standards appropriate to his/her abilities and according to the expectations of the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania

Contact: Davlin Smith or (724) 586-2591.

Part-time Sales Associate, Audubon Nature Store

The part-time sales associate reports to the store manager and assists in the day-to-day operations of the nature store.  The associate aids in all sales activity, achieves sales goals, assists clients, maintains store appearance, and handles weekly inventory shipments, which requires frequent lifting of 50 lbs. The associate is required to work weekends (Saturday and Sunday), as well as occasional weekdays and evening hours.

The candidate must be a team player and have experience in retail sales, customer service, POS systems and Microsoft programs. Knowledge of birds and/or nature is a plus.

To apply, please email resume and letter of interest to:

Or, mail resume and letter of interest to:

Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania 

Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve

Nature Store Manager 

614 Dorseyville Road

Pittsburgh PA 15238                        

No phone calls, please!