POSITION TYPE/HOURS: 40 hours per week – 1 year 1700 hours
The AmeriCorps Member will report directly to Seth Moessinger, Conservation Coordinator for the Western Maryland Initiative. The selected candidate will be tasked with coordinating volunteer opportunities to involve students and community members in on-the-ground conservation. Volunteer opportunities include tree plantings and invasive plant removal, water quality and aquatic species monitoring. As an AmeriCorps member, you will also assist Trout Unlimited staff in tracking progress toward the completion of grant deliverables, organizing and analyzing monitoring data, coordinating partner gatherings, and generating media content related to TU’s Western Maryland conservation efforts. As an AmeriCorps member, you will receive a living stipend in the amount of $14,279 which will be equally divided into 26 pay periods. Upon successfully completing the minimum requirement of 1700 hours and 1-year term of service you will be eligible for the Segal Education award in the amount of $6,195. The educational award can be used at most accredited institutions and can be used towards most student loans and can be held for up to 7 years. The position term is August 16th, 2020 to August 14th, 2021 with an office location in Frostburg, Maryland.
This is not an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities
Please send a letter of interest and resume to Seth Moessinger at firstname.lastname@example.org by July 15th, 2020. No phone calls please. Open until filled.
TU is an Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer pursuant to Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act & Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistant Act.
TU hires staff without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.
NOTE: The filling of this position is pending funding. TU reserves the right not to fill the position if funding is not made available.
Frostburg, MD, USA