Welcome to the Career Page of Hui Makaʻāinana o Makana!
At the Hui Makaʻāinana o Makana, we believe in the profound importance of preserving and passing on the invaluable wisdom, skills, and practices of our kūpuna (ancestors). As a non-profit organization nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Hāʻena, Kauaʻi, our mission is rooted in the dedicated interpretation, restoration, care, and protection of both natural and cultural resources.
Our team is driven by a shared commitment to the vibrant tapestry of Hawaiian heritage, and we recognize that our work extends beyond the present moment – it is a legacy for future generations. Through hands-on engagement with the land, meticulous restoration efforts, and immersive educational initiatives, we strive to bridge the past and the future, fostering a deep connection to the land and its cultural significance.
As we embark on this meaningful journey, we are actively seeking individuals who share our passion for cultural preservation, environmental stewardship, and community engagement. If you are inspired by the idea of contributing to a cause that goes beyond a job – a cause that enriches the very fabric of our community and its heritage – we invite you to explore the opportunities available at Hui Makaʻāinana o Makana.
Discover your place in our organization and become part of a community that is actively shaping a legacy for generations to come. Together, let's weave a future that honors the past.
Mālama ʻĀina Technician
Position Title: Mālama ʻĀina Technician
The Hui has created a farm operation in the ancient cultural landscape of Hā'ena State Park on the island of Kaua‘i and is recruiting one additional Mālama ʻĀina Technician to professionally maintain and manage this farm.
Technicians perform general and specialized maintenance, lead by example, and assist to educate volunteers, interns, educational groups, and community members in restoration practices of loʻi and the surrounding area.
Location: Hā‘ena State Park (end of the road)
Rate: Starting at $18/hr 20hrs/wk
Employment Type: Full-Time or Part-Time
Available Working Hours: Mon – Fri, 7am – 3pm
Open Recruitment till positions are filled.
Email your resume to: email@example.com
Questions? Call during business hours M-F, 7am-3pm, 808-896-2793 (Eric, Farm Manager)
Makai Watch Coordinator
(Hoa‘āina o Hā‘ena)
Position Title: Makai Watch Coordinator (Hoa‘āina o Hā‘ena)
The Hui is recruiting a Makai Watch Coordinator who will be responsible for the implementation and oversight of the Hoa‘āina o Hā‘ena Makai Watch program and team of volunteers including raising public awareness, community outreach, shoreline observations, data collection, and incident reporting, and to oversee and coordinate the active stewardship of marine and coastal resources under the Hā‘ena CBSFA.
Location: Various - Primarily Hā‘ena, Kauai
Wage Range: $20/hr; commensurate on experience
Hourly Commitment: 20 hrs/wk
Employment Type: Part-Time Position, Permanent
Application Deadline: 4pm, December 15, 2023
Please email the following documents to the Hui Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
View job details and description through this link
Cover Letter (no more 1 page in length)
Written Response: “What is your connection to Hā‘ena?”