The Nature Conservancy's Mt. Tabor volunteer event on September 30, 2017, in Portland, Oregon.
Mt. Tabor Volunteers The Nature Conservancy's Mt. Tabor volunteer event on September 30, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. © Tim Jewett

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helping to restore Powell Butte Natural Area in Portland, Oregon.
Volunteers helping to restore Powell Butte Natural Area in Portland, Oregon. © Mitch Maxon/The Nature Conservancy

Volunteer Positions in Oregon

  • Volunteer ecologists at Zumwalt Prairie

    Zumwalt Prairie Ecology Field Assistant

    Help advance a variety of vegetation inventory, monitoring, research and stewardship projects in support of our conservation efforts on the Zumwalt Prairie. Time commitment of 35 hrs/wk for 8 weeks. See Details & Apply by 3/1/19

  • Volunteer doing office work

    Interpretive Programs Specialist

    Develop new training manuals for our volunteer naturalist and hike leader programs, enabling TNC leaders to access materials online and in the field. Tasks include writing, research & manual creation. See Details & Apply

  • Restoration tools at volunteer event

    Tool Maintenance Volunteer

    Help keep our field tools in good working shape to ensure efficiency and safety. This volunteer will also help develop the tool storage area in our newly renovated SE Portland office building. See Details & Apply

  • Hikers along the main trail of Lower Table Rocks

    Table Rocks BioBlitz Coordinator

    Help us organize, plan, and implement a BioBlitz hike that uses iNaturalist at our Table Rocks Preserve. Apply Today

  • A woman hikes along the edge of Upper Table Rock

    Table Rocks Hikes Assistant

    Help us plan, organize, and implement our spring hike series at our Table Rocks Preserve. Apply Today

  • Crew leader at Willamette Confluence

    Crew Leader

    Hone leadership skills, share your appreciation for nature, & support our statewide restoration work parties. Crew leaders commit to leading 2 weekend work parties/yr. Applications on a rolling basis. Apply Today

  • TNC staff and ambassadors at Mt. Tabor, OR

    Volunteer Ambassador

    Help represent TNC at schools, farmers markets, concerts, and other outreach events across the state. Apply Today

  • Volunteers prepare for Mt. Tabor restoration project

    DEI Purchasing Assistant

    Help make purchases supporting our diversity, equity, & inclusion goals. See Description

  • Wildflowers at SW Oregon's Table Rocks Preserve

    Social Media Ambassador

    Spread the word about important news and events through your social channels and online community. Apply Today

  • Wildflowers at Camassia Natural Area

    Camassia Steward

    Help us care for & maintain Camassia Preserve in West Linn. Volunteers can commit to managing a plot on the preserve or join our on-call stewardship event list. Apply Today

  • Zumwalt Prairie in NE Oregon

    Administrative Assistant (Enterprise, OR, Office)

    Help out in our Enterprise office in Northeast Oregon. Apply Today

  • Senior Freshwater Scientist Allison Aldous and Biohydrologist Zach Freed measure flow in a Central Oregon groundwater-fed spring.

    Thursday Work Crew

    Do field work in southwest Oregon as part of our Thursday crew. Apply Today

Katelyn Rich (left) and Bekah Herndon take in the view near the southern tip of Lower Table Rock overlooking the Rogue Valley in southern Oregon.
Hikers on Table Rocks, Oregon: Katelyn Rich (left) and Bekah Herndon take in the view near the southern tip of Lower Table Rock overlooking the Rogue Valley in southern Oregon. © Ben Herndon/Tandem Stills+Motion