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Volunteer Job Opportunity - Point Pinos Lighthouse Docent

July 5, 2018

The City of Pacific Grove is currently accepting applications for docents at the historic Point Pinos Lighthouse.

The mission of the Point Pinos lighthouse docents is to engage and inspire and educate visitors. The primary responsibilities of the lighthouse docents are to greet visitors, provide them with historical information about the lighthouse and occasionally lead tours.

Qualified volunteers must be energetic, comfortable speaking to the public and enthusiastic about history. Volunteers must be willing to participate in ongoing education and have basic computer skills. Volunteers must be 18 years or older and have the physical capability to navigate steep stairs with ease.

This is an unpaid volunteer position with a time commitment of at least two to three (4- hour) shifts per month, including availability on some weekends. This position will require Livescan fingerprinting and a background check.

Please contact Amy Colony, Volunteer Coordinator at for more information about this volunteer opportunity. To learn more about the Point Pinos Lighthouse and its history please refer to the website