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    of Greater Cape May

    Cape May is America’s oldest seaside resort; it has welcomed visitors for generations with its hospitality and Victorian charm.

    Combine Cape May’s location, architecture and hospitality with its year round calendar of cultural, and family-friendly events, and it’s clear that this is a destination for all seasons.

  • The Wetlands Institute

    • Attractions & Things To Do
    1075 Stone Harbor Blvd.
    Stone Harbor, NJ 08247
    (609) 368-1211
    Hours:
    Open year-round 9:30-4:30. Daily from May 21-Sept. 19, 2022, weekends the rest of the year.
    • About

      We promote appreciation and stewardship of coastal and wetland ecosystems through research, conservation, and education, and provide a fun educational experience through interactive nature discovery.

    • Jobs

      Science Education At Sea (SEAS) Instructor
      Category: Education
      The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the part-time and seasonal position of Science Education At Sea (SEAS) Instructor.Assists the Outreach Coordinator and other Education staff in teaching standardized programs to groups of students from grades 4-12.  The SEAS program is a 3-hour, ship-based program, including trawling, biodiversity assessments, and plankton, fish and ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Seasonal Naturalist
      Category: Education
      The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the part-time and seasonal position of Seasonal Naturalist.Assists the Director of Educational Program Development and other Education staff in teaching standardized programs to groups of students from grades preK-12. These programs include Wetlands Ecology, Barrier Beach Ecology, Cycles of Life, Beach Exploration, Horseshoe Crabs ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Summer Nature Program Instructor
      Category: Education
      The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the part-time and seasonal position of Summer Nature Program Instructor.Develops and conducts classroom and outdoor activities focused on exploring coastal environments such as salt marsh wetlands and ocean habitants and their associated wildlife and environmental concepts.Supervises and teaches a specific age group of children, with ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Coastal Conservation Research Program Internship with The Wetlands Institute
      Category: Environment
      The Coastal Conservation Research Program (CCRP) offers a 10-week summer internship program for undergraduate students hosted at The Wetlands Institute on the Cape May Peninsula of southern New Jersey. Located on 6,000 acres of coastal salt marsh and in close proximity to Atlantic coast barrier island and Delaware Bay beaches, The Wetlands Institute promotes research, education, and conservation ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Environmental Education Internship with The Wetlands Institute
      Category: Environment
      Education internships are for undergraduate students with an interest in environmental or outdoor education and/or classroom science education and have completed at least two years of college. In this internship, you’ll spend time inside and outside, with visitors of all ages, on land and mud and water and boats and with live animals. As an Environmental Education Intern, you’ll make a ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Finance Associate
      Category: Financial Services
      The Wetlands Institute seeks a highly motivated, detail-oriented Finance Associate to assist the Director of Finance with day-to-day financial operations in a multi-task environment. The successful candidate will be managing account records, revising and updating financial reports, and preparing financial data for audits, reviews, and reporting. To ensure success as a Finance Associate, candidate ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Administrative Coordinator
      Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
      Essential Characteristics The Wetlands Institute is currently accepting applications for the position of Administrative Coordinator. Applicant will have two areas of responsibility and will be responsible for coordinating and completing a range of administrative and development duties. Responsibilities will include providing administrative support to the Executive Director across a range of ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Coastal Bird Program Research Assistant
      Category: Environment
      Wetlands Institute, located in Stone Harbor, New Jersey, is seeking qualified applicants to assist with breeding season studies of wading birds, beach-nesting birds, and secretive-marsh birds for our Coastal Bird Program. Primary responsibilities include assisting with nest monitoring, point count surveys, capture and banding, acoustic monitoring, and habitat use surveys, as well as with other ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Turtle Research Assistant
      Category: Environment
      The Wetlands Institute, located in Stone Harbor, New Jersey, is seeking qualified applicants for a seasonal Research Assistant position to assist with long-term study of Diamondback Terrapins and Eastern Box Turtles. Primary responsibilities include assisting with mark-recapture surveys for Diamondback Terrapins and Eastern Box Turtles, tracking Eastern Box Turtles using radio telemetry, and ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
      Customer Service Sales Associate
      Category: Customer Services
      The Wetlands Institute is seeking a Customer Service Sales Associate for admissions and retail sales. This is a seasonal part-time position, including some weekends and evenings. Duties include greeting visitors, answering phones, collecting admissions, selling merchandise, and operating a point-of-sale system. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office helpful. Must be able to work in a fast-paced ...read more

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      Phone:(609) 368-1211
    • Directions

      Garden State Parkway south to Exit #10, to Route 657 east (Stone Harbor Blvd) towards Stone Harbor. You will find us in the marsh on the south side of Stone Harbor Blvd.

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