The Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship seeks a part-time staff person to serve as our Volunteer Coordinator and Volunteer Project Leader
If you would like to apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
The Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship is looking for an independent, creative, self-starter to work an average of 12 hours per week as our Volunteer Coordinator and Volunteer Project Leader. This position involves:
- Managing volunteer coordination: Keep track of volunteers and their skills and interests. Volunteers may be individuals or groups. Contact volunteer applicants and existing volunteers, match their skills and interests to organizational needs; if projects are already planned, align volunteer to project; track engagement; facilitate any training that is required for the project.
- Leading some on-site volunteer projects: Based on guidance from Blue Ridge Center Board Members or volunteer coordinator suggestions based on noted volunteer skills and interests, develop and lead on-site volunteer projects. Possible projects include removal of invasive species, clean up of areas around the Education Center, trail maintenance, trail sign repairs/painting/cleaning, other habitat management.
- Other duties: attend periodic staff meetings.
This is a paid hourly contract position at $18/hour. Work schedule will vary and will include some evenings and weekends, depending on program needs.