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FBRHR Environmental Stewardship and Volunteer Coordinator
300 hours term, Stipend of $1212 mth, Education Award $1,230 upon successful completion of service. Friday-Sunday 9:00 am-6:00 pm. Hours and days may vary. The Program Assistant will assist in stewardship projects and events throughout the Black Rock Desert High Rock Canyon Emigrant Trails National Conservation Area (NCA). The Program Assistant will assist in planning and executing stewardship projects and events including; improving and maintaining back-country trails, installing wilderness boundary markers, flag fencing in sage grouse habitat, Black Rock Rendezvous, National Trails Day, and 4th of July and Perseids Meteor Shower camp-out events. Required Knowledge, skills, abilities: flexibility regarding work service, weekends will be required, basic computer skills, valid driver's license, enjoy the outdoors and camping, willingness to work in inclement weather, self motivated and ability to multi task, excellent communication skills, including public speaking, presentation and written communication, strong organizational skills. This position involves some camping and backpacking and stewardship projects will be conducted outdoors, often in remote locations where camping will be at undeveloped recreation sites. The functions of this position may be completed with or without reasonable accommodations.
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Member Duties : Assist and lead a variety of stewardship and volunteer projects in the Black Rock NCA, assist with event planning and coordination, recruit and train volunteers for restoration and stewardship projects, outreach and cultivation in the Friends of Black Rock High Rock Visitor Center in Gerlach, Nevada, participate in tabling at community events. Related Responsibilities: promote FBRHR, the NCA and AmeriCorps in a positive manner at all times as a point of contact with the public, work with local members of the community of Gerlach to share sustainable practices, compose articles for the website and newsletters speaking about the work of the organization to cultivate volunteers and membership, develop creative solutions to enhance volunteerism, maintain a safe, organized and professional work environment
Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Training ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Uniforms provided and required . 
Service Areas :
Environment ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  General Skills ,  Environment ,  Team Work . 
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AmeriCorps State / National

FBRHR Environmental Stewardship and Volunteer Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
04/01/2018  -   06/15/2018

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEVADA  


Accepting Applications
From  12/15/2017  To  04/30/2018 

Contact Zulma Mayorga
655 Anderson St
Winnemucca   NV   89445

Listing ID 77840