Alto San Luis de Monteverde, 700 m este de la Escuela de Alto San Luis
Tel/fax: San Luis Office 506-380-3255; Santa Elena Office 506-645-5364;
Monteverde Office 506-645-5277; 645-5890 email: [email protected]
Mailing address: Apartado 36, Santa Elena de Monteverde, Puntarenas, COSTA RICA
WOULD YOU LIKE TO VOLUNTEER?
Positions are available for volunteer resident naturalists and interns. See below…
VOLUNTEER RESIDENT NATURALISTS. Room and board provided for well-qualified naturalist/guides at Ecolodge San Luis & Research Station. Starting date open; positions available immediately. The period of appointment is negotiable, with a minimum of five months. Long-term renewal is encouraged. Applicants must be in excellent physical condition, and have expertise in tropical natural history, tropical birds, plants, geology, or other groups. Ability to interact well with research scientists, students, staff, ecotourists, and members of the community is essential; ability to speak Spanish is highly desirable. Intensive training provided. Exceptional research potential. University credit can be arranged.
INTERNS. Intensive training and apprenticeship opportunities are offered for interested candidates who would like to acquire professional experience and advanced field expertise in the tropics. If you are interested in volunteering your time for a minimum of three months (renewable) and working side by side with resident naturalists, tropical ecologists, and our staff, please get in touch. Applicants must be in excellent physical condition. Ability to interact well with research scientists, students, staff, ecotourists, and members of the community is essential; ability to speak Spanish is highly desirable. University credit can be arranged. An internship fee of $450 per month is charged to cover the cost of room and board and training.
TO APPLY for a position as Volunteer Resident Naturalist or Intern, please contact us by email at [email protected] with a letter of interest, resume, and dates available. Please also arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent to the same email address. If you wish to apply by mail, please direct your correspondence to:
DRS. MILTON & DIANA LIEBERMAN, Ecolodge San Luis & Research Station, Apartado 36, Santa Elena de Monteverde, Puntarenas Province, COSTA RICA. Tel./fax: 011-506-645-5277, 645-5890.