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AmeriCorps Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders

Nov 14, 2018

Minnesota and Iowa Conservation Corps

AmeriCorps Youth Outdoors Members and Leaders (ages 18-25) perform natural resource restoration projects with a crew of their adult peers and engage Twin Cities youth in after-school service projects and environmental education. In spring and fall, corpsmembers lead crews of Twin Cities’ youth participants (ages 15-18) in environmental education and community service projects after school and on Saturdays. In summer, crews complete natural resource restoration projects. Corpsmembers inspire youth, conduct community outreach and restore habitat in partnership with resource management agencies, working alongside conservation professionals.

AmeriCorps Field Crew Leader

Nov 14, 2018

Minnesota and Iowa Conservation Corps

AmeriCorps Field Crew Leaders (ages 18-25) lead crews of 4-5 members in natural resource management projects across the Midwest. Typical projects include tree planting, exotic species management, trail construction, stream bank stabilization, prescribed burning, wildland fire fighting and emergency response. Crew Leaders assist with member training and development, perform equipment maintenance and help members improve technical skills. Leader serve as the primary liaison between project hosts and program staff and are responsible for the crew’s overall service performance and safety during a project. Crew Leaders also get the chance to work alongside conservation professionals and explore career options within the environmental field.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR

Nov 13, 2018

Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (HWPI)

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR
Posting Date: 11/08/2018
Organization: Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (HWPI)
City Position is located: Chelsea
Position Description (include how to apply):
The primary focus of this position is to assist in the development and management of HWPI’s community engagement strategy and process. The Coordinator will have responsibility for donor and outreach events, and the development of a robust volunteer program. The Coordinator will also be fully integrated within all primary HWPI activities. This position is full-time, exempt and reports to the Executive Director.

AmeriCorps Field Crew Member

Nov 12, 2018

Minnesota and Iowa Conservation Corps

AmeriCorps Field Crew Members (ages 18-25) receive on-the-job training to learn natural resources management skills and put those skills into practice completing habitat restoration projects throughout the Midwest. Crews complete natural resource conservation projects such as tree planting, exotic species management, trail construction, stream bank stabilization, prescribed burning, wildland fire fighting and emergency response. Crew Members also get the chance to work alongside conservation professionals and explore career options within the environmental field.

TERM:
-- Minnesota: February 20-December 13, 2019
-- Iowa/Missouri: January 21-November 22, 2019

AmeriCorps Youth Outdoors Field Specialist

Nov 12, 2018

Minnesota and Iowa Conservation Corps

The AmeriCorps Youth Outdoors Field Specialist (ages 18-25 preferred) position provides training, education, coordination and leadership to Youth Outdoors corpsmembers and ensures a positive and safe experience for all participants. This position reports to the Youth Outdoors Program Manager. The Field Specialist will help fellow members achieve personal and program success through the principles of team work and service-learning. Specialists must be responsive to instructions and feedback delivered by the Field Coordinator, Regional Staff, and project hosts from land management agencies such as the DNR, USFWS, NPS, SWCDs, cities and counties.

Administrative Manager

Nov 5, 2018

Six Rivers Land Conservancy

Six Rivers Land Conservancy is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Administrative Manager. The position reports to the Executive Director and requires occasional evening and weekend hours for events and meetings. Full time salary range begins at $34,000 DOE; health insurance and paid vacation. Less than full time possible depending on candidate need and expertise.

Job Summary: Responsible for day to day office administration of a small, vibrant, nonprofit conservation organization including donor database management, office operations and general support of Board, Executive Director, program staff and volunteers.

Executive Director

Nov 2, 2018

Legacy Land Conservancy

Legacy Land Conservancy's Board of Directors is seeking their next Executive Director to lead this $1M non-profit organization whose mission is to secure for current and future generations a land base for nature, agriculture, fresh water and recreation in Washtenaw and Jackson Counties and beyond.

Conservation Worker II

Jun 7, 2017

City of Ann Arbor, Natural Area Preservation

CONSERVATION WORKER II
Conservation Worker II needed for employment with the City of Ann Arbor, MI, Natural Area Preservation (NAP).

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work with Natural Area Preservation Conservation Crew to:
• Manually remove invasive plant species from natural areas
• Apply herbicide for the control of invasive plant species
• Assist with prescribed ecological burns (spring and fall)
• Maintain and construct trails
• Lead volunteer workdays and other environmental stewardship activities
• Collect, process, store and sow seed from native plants
• Keep detailed, accurate records of all work performed
• Assist in implementing stewardship plans and collecting ecological data from natural areas