Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming an Operations Department volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the "Continue" button at the bottom.


Position Description:

Operations Department – A volunteer in the Operations department helps out behind the scenes maintaining LMC campus and the pier. This is a TOUGH job. Daily tasks include helping clean/prep campus for opening, setting up for daily programs, campus touch-ups and more (daily tasks change often). Operations volunteers work in all outdoor environments, therefore we ask that you wear comfortable, sun protective clothing that you can move around easily in. Please note that current campus policy regarding COVID-19 includes wearing a mask on campus, even when outdoors.

Name and address

Demographic Information/Set-Up

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.

NOTE: The password you enter below will be the password you use to access your volunteer account to view your schedule and hours in the future. Your email will be your username.


Morning Shift Times: 9:00am-12:30pm
Afternoon Shift Times: 1:30pm-5:00pm
*Volunteer shifts are scheduled on the same days and times weekly, i.e. Tuesday mornings, Thursday afternoons, etc.

Email Preferences

Please note allowing consent to electronic newsletters and schedule reminders are essential to receiving updates on the status of your application following submission, and monthly reminders of scheduling each month if selected. We like to keep active volunteers informed of important news, schedules, call for help shifts, and volunteer opportunities by electronic newsletters as well. Please know these emails have critical information if you'd like to stay informed, however, we will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.

General Volunteer Questions

*Please answer all questions in box below.*

1. Do you need community service hours? If so, how many hours do you need and what are they needed for? *Please note we no longer accept court-mandated community service applicants.

2. What attracted you to volunteering at Loggerhead Marinelife Center?

3. Do you have any previous volunteer experience?

4. Are you a seasonal volunteer? If so, what months are you in Florida?

5. DUAL DEPARTMENT: Some volunteers pick up a second shift in another department in addition to their initially assigned department. Is there another department you would like to volunteer in alongside Operations? If so, which one?

Operations Department Specific Questions

*Please answer all questions in box below.*

1. Do you have any knowledge/experience on plumbing, electrical, painting, landscape, construction, or HVAC? If so please explain.

2. Are you comfortable working outdoors in variable weather conditions?

3. Additional Comments, Questions or Concerns?

Why LMC?

Why would you make an excellent candidate for this volunteer position?