Reports to: NOLS Director of Operations
Job Objective: Directs all aspects of NOLS Pacific Northwest (PNW) operations in accord with NOLS vision and strategic goals. The NOLS Pacific Northwest director will oversee operations for NOLS PNW and another U.S. location. Acts as the NOLS representative in all aspects of campus operation and program implementation, from legal, financial, and human resources concerns, to land management and community relationships, program supervision and course operational support. Works with the local government agencies and organizations to advance the NOLS mission in the Pacific Northwest Seattle-Vancouver corridor.
Qualifications: A commitment to NOLS' mission and values as a learning organization is essential. This position requires excellent communication skills, a fascination with creative problem-solving and experience building positive leadership environments that embody equity and inclusion for diverse teams. Experience in staff supervision and budgets management is needed. Requires a dedication to public relations and vision for expanding the reach of the school’s mission regionally. Must be able to work independently and lead location, while remote accessing school-wide resources and Operations team. Interest in working in a collaborative fashion with other NOLS directors is important.
Leadership or Supervisory Duties: Develop and execute vision and strategic goals for PNW campuses. Oversee all aspects of NOLS PNW program implementation including, risk management, curriculum, budget, public policy, building projects and career planning. Hires, trains, and creates structure to develop a career path in-town staff.
Funds and/or Property: Responsible building and managing spending for locations under their supervision (Pacific Northwest and another U.S. location). Manages U.S. and Canadian accounts. Responsible for asset planning and care in NOLS PNW properties including land, buildings, vehicles, and inventories.
This is an approximate division and is flexible depending on location demands.
70% Location Leadership and Management
15% Public Relations
10% School-wide Leadership
Equal Employment Opportunity
NOLS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetics information, disability unrelated to job or admission requirements, or status as a protected veteran. The school’s nondiscrimination policy applies to all phases of its employment process, its admission and financial aid programs, and to all other aspects of its educational programs and activities. Retaliation directed to any person who pursues a discrimination complaint or grievance, participates in a discrimination investigation, or otherwise opposes unlawful discrimination is prohibited.
Criminal Background Check: A criminal background check is required from all NOLS employees.
E-verify: NOLS Participates In E-verify
Motor Vehicle Record: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age by the position start date and possess a valid driver’s license. Must have a clean driving history and be able to meet the criteria for NOLS vehicle insurance coverage.
This position is based at the NOLS campus located in Mount Vernon, Washington. On-Campus housing and food staples available for a small fee, if desired.
Reports to: NOLS Director of Operations
Job Objective: Directs all aspects of NOLS Pacific Northwest (PNW) operations in accord with NOLS vision and strategic goals. The NOLS Pacific Northwest director will oversee operations for NOLS PNW…
Full time employees are eligible for health, dental and vision insurance, tax sheltered annuity 403(b) plan, NOLS contribution to the retirement plan, long term disability, life insurance, and paid time off.
Full time employees are eligible for health, dental and vision insurance, tax sheltered annuity 403(b) plan, NOLS contribution to the retirement plan, long term disability, life…
Send Cover Letter and Resume to: Operations Office Manager Debbie Derbish
Phone: (307) 335-2229
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