Career Opportunities


The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation (LPBF) is a not-for-profit environmental organization and is an equal opportunity employer.

Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation’s mission is to drive environmental sustainability and stewardship through scientific research, education, and advocacy.

Our main office is located at the New Canal Lighthouse Museum and Education Center located at 8001 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70124.

Our second office is located at the UNO Research and Technology Park at 2045 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70122.

Please see below for a list of current job openings (click on each name for a description).


Coastal Scientists monitoring trees
LPBF Canoe Trip 2017 - John O., Dwight, Tanya, and Kate W.
LPBF Staff at Lights at the Lake 2017
Bri in the Field

Open Positions

(click on the job description to learn more)

Part Time  - New Canal Lighthouse Gift Shop Assistant                                                                                                                       

This position will be accepting applications through Nov 9.

LPBF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  For additional information, or to file a complaint or grievance, please contact us at