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.


open positions

To apply please email brief statement and resume to

New Canal Lighthouse - Gift Shop Assistant

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

Coastal Scientists monitoring trees
LPBF Canoe Trip 2017 - John O., Dwight, Tanya, and Kate W.
LPBF Staff at Lights at the Lake 2017
school of fish john k
Briana, LPBF AmeriCorps Member