Link to announcement & application – FINAL – Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park (

C&O Canal National Historical Park in Maryland is looking for creative, energetic, open-minded, and flexible candidates to help increase the diversity of volunteers at the park. The position will help establish capacity-building partnerships with local communities to engage youth and underserved volunteers in stewardship of the park. This includes working with staff and park partners to look at opportunities to diversify the volunteer program.

Create and implement an outreach plan to engage local communities
Develop a recruitment plan for diverse volunteers
Assist in developing diversity, equity, and inclusion training for volunteers
Research organizations to create relationships for future volunteering
Represent the park at local and regional events to make connections in the communities