The Fresh Air Fund
  • The Fresh Air Fund
  • Fishkill, NY, USA
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

Located in the Hudson Valley, The Fresh Air Fund's Sharpe Reservation in Fishkill, NY, has over 2,000 acres of beautiful land with lakes, ponds, streams and hiking trails through the woods. During the school year, close to 18,000 people from community and school groups in the tristate area participate in our year-round environmental educational programs.

This summer, The Fresh Air Fund's Family Wellness program will allow NYC families to enjoy nature, spend time together and participate in camp activities like swimming, hiking, fishing, arts & crafts and boating.

We are hiring for the positions listed below for Sharpe Reservation and Family Wellness. Please review the job descriptions and requirements on each individual link below before applying.


  • Cleaning Associate: provide welcoming environment for Family Wellness families by assisting with day-to-day cleaning and sanitizing of high trafficked areas
  • Lifeguard: work as lifeguard for Family Wellness program, previous certification not required but must be a strong swimmer and able to pass Red Cross certification course during orientation
  • Land Management Intern: perform invasive species inventories, assessment, monitoring and control at Sharpe Reservation in collaboration with interns at the Vassar Ecological Preserve
  • Maintenance Associate: perform day-to-day maintenance and light trade work on property
  • Operations Associate: assist with inventory management, supplies, logistics and driving
  • Per Diem Instructor: facilitate outdoor and environmental education lessons to school and user groups on an on-call, as-needed basis
  • Transportation Associate: manage the transportation logistics for all Family Wellness participants which includes scheduling shuttles and communicating with families and vendors

All jobs will be reviewed on a rolling basis and we encourage interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.

The Fresh Air Fund is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to inclusive hiring, and dedicated to diversity in its work and on its staff. We strongly encourage candidates of all identities, experiences, orientations and communities to apply.

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