Promoting Professional Development and Best Practice in EE
Conservation Education Resource Asst (SNRA)
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Deadline to Apply:
Friday, April 7, 2017, 3:00pm
- NYC will provide RA a prorated stipend of $14,400 or$120.00 per day along with health care coverage (if needed), workers compensation, and FICA/Medicare.
- RA will have special Federal Government hiring authority upon completion of their 960 hours of service for up to 2 years.
- The forest service will provide bunkhouse space.
- A desire to serve and promote public land stewardship and an ethic of service.
- Communicate and interact in a positive, professional manner with various populations such as: project partner(s), colleagues, community volunteers, youth, and the general public.
- A commitment to the goals of the US Forest Service.
- A cooperative manner and the ability to serve as part of a team.
- The ability to work independently.
- A willingness to ask questions for clarification and job completion.
- Work a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends.
- Ability to commit to the full term of service.
- Valid driver’s license and good driving record.Drive government vehicle as required for position.
- Must successfully pass a fingerprint criminal history background check provided through PCEI.
- U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident.
- Regular and reliable attendance and dependability.
- A background in education or interpretation. Formal or informal experience in teaching or public programming in history, wildlife biology, natural resources, or a related field preferred.
- Possession of a college degree, or near completion.
- Driver’s license required.
- Strongly prefer experience developing and conducting inquiry- based programs.
- Prefer experience correlating programs with national and state educational standards.
- Prefer experience working with the general public and children in indoor and outdoor settings.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Excellent organizational and computer skills.
- An independent, self-motivated, creative, and resourceful individual able to work with diverse groups of people.
- Ability to speak Spanish a plus.
How to Apply:
Application Deadline: April 7, 2017
Interviews: Will occur as qualified applications are received.
Type of position: Individual Placement
Service Dates May – October 2017
Length of Term: 120 days
How to apply:
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and four professional references in attention to:
Jay Runte - Internship Director
Northwest Youth Corps
2621 Augusta Street
Eugene, OR 97403