Employment Opportunities

Staff Position Openings

Are you passionate about Preserving green spaces, Restoring wildlife habitat, and providing inclusive environmental education? Do you want to work in a beautiful, woodland office, just 10 minutes from downtown Renton? Make a BIG difference in South King County, today!

Development Manager

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve is seeking a Development Manager in charge of Grants and Outreach to join our small but mighty team. This 30 hour/week, salaried job with medical involves grant management, event planning, and communication with community members, donors, and volunteers. We are seeking a self motivated and passionate individual with a strong connection to SHADOW’s mission.


Are you passionate about environmental protection? Do you have a strong desire to help others? Do you want to spend your time surrounded by beautiful nature? SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve’s internship program might just be the right fit for you! 

SHADOW offers internship opportunities for high school, college, and professional applicants who are interested in growing their skills. Come expand your resume and become empowered.

SHADOW Go-Green Youth Internship

This is a great opportunity to be a community contributor, while spending your summer at SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve! Learn about environmentalism and nonprofits in a real world setting. SHADOW’s Summer Youth Intern will be responsible for assisting with summer educational programming and events at the Nature Preserve, completion of an independent project, and working with SHADOW staff.