Renaissance Trees Program Coordinator


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $35,000.00
Maximum: $40,000.00
Details: Salary commensurate with experience

Published:

05/09/2018

Start Date:

06/01/2018

Application Deadline:

05/29/2018

Address

JACKSON
New Jersey
United States

Description

The Renaissance Trees Program Coordinator will implement community-based tree planting projects in multiple NJ cities. Duties include: Find and organize community groups and volunteers to conduct tree plantings and greening projects. Map out and/or design projects. Recruit other organizations as partners. Participate in green infrastructure group/coalition meetings and activities. Educate residents through our TreeKeepers training. Assist our development director with grants, grant reports and press releases. Communicate projects effectively to various groups and via social media. Assist NJ Tree Foundation staff with other tree planting, maintenance and educational projects.


Qualifications: Qualified applicants will have a BS in Environmental Science, Forestry, Landscape Architecture, or similar field. Experience in community organizing, green infrastructure, non-profit work a plus. Some evenings and Saturdays required. Excellent written, verbal, listening and people skills a must. Good computer skills necessary. Valid driver’s license and good driving record a must. Able to work independently and work well in a group setting. Leadership skills necessary.

Benefits

Benefits package includes: Vacation days, sick days, health insurance, holidays, flex-time, compensatory time, work vehicle.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

lsimms@njtreefoundation.org

http://www.njtreefoundation.org

To apply for the Renaissance Trees Program Coordinator position, please Email/Fax resume w/cover letter and writing sample by May 29, 2018 to: Lisa Simms, Email: LSimms@NJTreeFoundation.org Fax: 732-608-8483. To find out more about the NJ Tree Foundation www.njtreefoundation.org


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