Looking for the Best and Most Passionate

As one of the largest sea turtle hospitals in the nation and recognized worldwide, Sea Turtle Inc. needs hardworking individuals that can engage our mission.

Below you will find our current job opportunities.

Education Specialist

Full Time Position- Position Open Until Filled

Sea Turtle, Inc. is hiring a full-time Education Specialist to help develop and facilitate educational programs that support our mission both in person and within a virtual setting.  This position is responsible for developing educational content and signage for the facility, conducting educational programming, training new volunteers and engaging with the public.  The desired candidate should be positive, able to work independently and in a team setting, and versatile in their educational program delivery.

This is a full-time, hourly position with benefits.

Jeffrey George Internship Program

Seasonal Position - OPEN FOR 2024 SEASON

Description: Sea Turtle, Inc. is a non-profit organization with a three-part mission of public education, sea turtle rehabilitation, and conservation. The internship program runs from April 1 – to August 15. Applications open in November and are focused on Education, Rehabilitation and Conservation. 

Applicants must be college graduates in education, biological science, wildlife and fisheries science, environmental science, or other related fields. U.S. citizenship or a permit to work in the U.S. is required. In addition, applicants must be 18 years of age or older, hold a valid driver’s license, and pass a criminal background check. Finally, interns must be comfortable working in adverse weather conditions.

Shared housing is provided on South Padre Island, Texas, with a $35 per workday stipend. Accommodation is air-conditioned and equipped with basic furniture, Wi-Fi, and kitchen supplies. Please note, pets are not allowed in housing. Food and transportation are not provided. A personal vehicle is not required on the island.

Deadline to Apply for 2024: January 3, 2024

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