Education and Outreach Assistant
The Trinity County Resource Conservation District is now accepting applications for the position of Education and Outreach Assistant. This is a regular, benefited position. This position requires an adaptable, creative person who can work effectively in a collaborative environment, likes working with children, and is self-directed. Strong writing skills, experience with standard software programs and environmental education programs are required.
The hours for this position will vary from approximately 30 hours per week during slow times up to 40 hours per week between mid-May and early October. One overnight environmental camp is scheduled each September where the employee would be expected to spend one night out of town. This is the only overnight travel required. Hours may drop slightly in the winter. The person accepting this position must provide proof of a valid driver’s license and personal, insured and reliable transportation. Mileage reimbursement will be provided at the approved federal rate.
Working environment will be approximately 75% in an office setting and 25% outdoors. Lifting and setting up equipment at indoor and outdoor events is required.
Wage range is $16.27-$21.41 per hour. Full job description is here. (PDF).
Please submit the following for consideration:
Cover letter, which addresses the following:
Your best experience working with children
Your understanding of working for a grants-based organization
Your ability to work with a broad range of people
TCRCD Application (PDF)
References will be requested when an interview is scheduled. Position will remain open until filled.