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Northern Ohio Watershed (NOW) Corps
What is Tinker’s Creek Watershed Partners NOWCorps program? Together with our partners, Tinker’s Creek Watershed Partners recognizes the importance of maintaining water quality throughout Northern Ohio. We also believe in educating the public and regional leaders to support behavioral changes that positively affect our water resources. The Northern Ohio Watershed Corps (NOWCorps) works with watershed groups, soil and water conservation districts, city and county government offices, and other conservation nonprofits to facilitate outreach, education, capacity building, environmental stewardship, and stormwater management. NOWCorps members will receive programmatic training in addition to site specific training. See member descriptions below for each partner’s site specific training that will be provided. While environmental stewardship is the major focus, the Northern Ohio Watershed Corps Program will focus on four major activities. Stewardship: Improving water quality is the heart of the collective mission and being an environmental steward will help collect and gather the necessary data to do so. Conservation: As a member you can engage in water quality testing and data collection, tree plantings, native plant installations, invasive vegetation removal, and more. Education: Help assist our partners with program design, implementation and follow up. Certain programs will facilitate new relationships with schools, youth groups, public engagement groups, and volunteers. Capacity Building: As a member you can assist our partners in concrete strategies for volunteer recruitment, program expansion and consistency among outreach. As a member you will obtain, improve, and retain the skills, knowledge, tools, equipment and other resources to be a true environmental steward!
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Duties and Responsibilities of the NOWCorps member: General Member Responsibilities • Promote the Northern Ohio Watershed Corps through education and outreach activities • Enhance skills and knowledge applicable to position through participation in related workshops, conferences, and training • Assist with fundraising designed to raise funds for activities such as member retreats and other program related projects (these efforts will not contribute to general operating costs for the organization or Host Sites) • Attend all NOWCorps required meetings and trainings • Complete activity reports monthly, required timesheets weekly, and any other reporting in a timely manner in the OnCorps online system Host Site Responsibilities depend on position applied for.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Health Coverage ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Stipend . 
Terms :
Uniforms provided and required ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Environment ,  Education . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  First Aid ,  Education ,  Youth Development ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Public Speaking ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Environment ,  Community Organization . 
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Northern Ohio Watershed (NOW) Corps

Program Start/End Date
10/05/2020  -   09/30/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO   Cleveland/ Akron  

Accepting Applications
From  07/21/2020  To  10/05/2020 

Contact Julie Stark
10075 Ravenna Rd
Twinsburg   OH   44087

Listing ID 98031


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