Sycamore Land Trust

Preserving land and connecting people to nature


Sycamore Land Trust

Work for Sycamore

Sycamore Land Trust is hiring two temporary, part-time Nature Preserve Monitors to manage traffic and visitation at a nature preserve on Lake Monroe in Bloomington, Indiana.

Job duties:

  • Monitor traffic at the preserve’s parking lot on weekends.
  • When all parking spots are full, direct new arrivals to other hikes in the area.
  • Record visitation data, including number of visitors and length of visit.
  • Represent Sycamore well to all visitors and preserve neighbors.
  • Maintain a courteous, helpful attitude.
  • Be knowledgeable about the basics of Sycamore Land Trust.
  • Be attentive to visitors’ questions.


  • One of two shifts:
    • 10am-2pm Saturdays and Sundays
    • 2pm-6pm Saturdays and Sundays
  • This job begins immediately and runs through the end of October 2017 (the end date may change).


$10/hr. No benefits provided.

To apply:

Email a brief letter of intent and resume to by Friday, March 3. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis as soon as applications arrive.

Thanks for your interest in working for Sycamore!