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Friends of Nevada Wilderness Stewardship Associate
Schedule: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, however hours will vary by season and there will be many weekend stewardship projects that will involve 10 hour days. Term of service is a 900 hours . The Stewardship and Outreach Associate will inspire interest, appreciation and stewardship of public lands across Nevada. The member will also assist in planning stewardship projects including,improving and maintaining back-country trails, treating areas for noxious weeds, removing old fence, fire restoration projects and improving riparian habitats. The Stewardship Associate will help with outreach event planning and coordination, communications and media and data entry.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Assist and lead a variety of stewardship projects throughout Nevada, mostly in back-country settings, manage volunteers in remote locations, identify outreach opportunities, participate in volunteer recruitment activities such as tabling at community events, give presentations about Friends of Nevada wilderness and current volunteer opportunities to community events, clubs and organizations, prepare and distribute press releases and media packages regarding stewardship opportunities and events to media outlets, learn all aspects of volunteer communication, assist in educational presentations in classrooms and outdoor schools throughout the community. Distribute and maintain posters and fliers about FNW stewardship projects throughout the community, update volunteer/media contacts in database, name, edit and store photos from stewardship program trips and events, provide photos and written content for FNW email/newsletters, maintain accurate and timely preparation of project files.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Stipend . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Uniforms provided and required ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Environment . 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Environment ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Public Speaking . 
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Friends of Nevada Wilderness Stewardship Associate

Program Start/End Date
03/01/2017  -   08/31/2017

Work Schedule Part Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEVADA  


Accepting Applications
From  12/12/2016  To  04/30/2017 

Contact Zulma Mayorga
655 Anderson St
Winnemucca   NV   89445

Listing ID 70775