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COASST Debris Monitoring Engagement Specialist
This position will be hosted by the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST), a citizen science program of the University of Washington that engages coastal community members in beach monitoring. COASST sees a future in which all coastal communities contribute directly to monitoring their local marine resources and ecosystem health through the establishment of a network of people and programs collecting rigorous and vital data. COASST believes coastal communities and people are essential scientific partners in monitoring marine ecosystem health. The goal of this position is to grow and retain a corps of participants who monitor marine debris in our program, and to evaluate and ensure that data coming out of the program are useful and used. Service will involve developing and carrying out a volunteer engagement and data management plan in service of improving participant retention and marine debris module data quality. This position is contingent on funding. This position will remain open until filled.
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Member Duties : The person in this position will create communications, training materials, and events for engagement that are informed by a parallel set of processes to track and evaluate data quality and participant retention over time. Activities may include hosting on-the-beach trainings, conducting webinars, creating newsletters, running data reports, reviewing survey data and providing helpful feedback to participants as they get started.
Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Health Coverage . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Environment . 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  Team Work ,  Computers/Technology ,  Recruitment ,  Environment ,  Communications . 
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AmeriCorps State / National

COASST Debris Monitoring Engagement Specialist

Program Start/End Date
01/19/2021  -   12/31/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  99

Program Locations WASHINGTON   Seattle/Tacoma/Bremerton  


Accepting Applications
From  12/16/2020  To  01/08/2021 

Contact Jackie Lindsey
1122 NE Boat St
Seattle   WA   98105

Listing ID 100590