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Project Coordinator for GreenThumb

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NYC Parks & Recreation
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New York, NY
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Publicado hace 26 días

NYC Parks GreenThumb provides technical assistance, educational workshops, operational support and materials to community gar dens throughout New York City. Supporting over 550 community gardens and 20,000 volunteer gardeners, GreenThumb is the largest community gardening program in the country. Employees who work for 6 months or longer are eligible for healthcare benefits. The duration of this position is from August 2022 to June 30, 2023.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

• Under supervision of the Senior Program Coordinator, with latitude for independent initiative and judgment, support implementation of GreenThumb’s Community Garden Improvement Program (CGIP) across the five boroughs through a variety of duties outlined below.

• Assist with the completion and implementation of various garden improvement projects, including but not limited to distribution of garden materials, installation of structures, and facilitation of volunteer projects.

• Support GreenThumb programming, including workshops, public events, and curriculum development.

• Engage with community gardeners, other Parks divisions and other City agencies to implement projects.

• Recommend priorities to support physical improvements to gardens and assist in procuring of materials and equipment and coordinate the delivery and installation of materials and structures as needed.

• Manage all inventories, budgets, and services related to assigned projects; obtain vendor price quotes and prepare purchased order requests.

• Perform research, analyze data, and prepare reports as needed.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and two years of experience in community work or community centered activities in an area related to the duties described above; or

2. High school graduation or equivalent and six years of experience in community work or community centered activities in an area related to the duties as described above; or

3. Education and/or experience which is equivalent to "1" or "2" above. However, all candidates must have at least one year of experience as described in "1" above.

PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

1. Some advanced training in a field related to the duties above. Project and team management experience.

2. Strong oral and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills. Creative problem-solving skills.

3. Experience with field work, environmental work, or community gardening.

4. Strong community engagement and group facilitation skills with diverse audiences.

5. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and work independently or in a team environment as needed.

6. Knowledge of New York City government and community-based organizations.

7. Bilingual English/Spanish or proficiency in other language.

8. Valid New York State driver license and comfortable driving in New York City.

NYC Parks GreenThumb provides technical assistance, educational workshops, operational support and materials to community gar dens throughout New York City. Supporting over 550 community gardens and 20,000 volunteer gardeners…

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  • Flexibilidad
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  • Tipo de contrato
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    Temporal
  • Fecha límite de postulación
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    5 de agosto de 2022
Salario
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$29.61 per hour new hire. $34.01 per hour incumbent/35 hours per week

Compensación

Employees who work for 6 months or longer are eligible for healthcare benefits.

Employees who work for 6 months or longer are eligible for healthcare benefits.

Nivel de Idiomas

Bilingual English/Spanish or proficiency in other language.

Bilingual English/Spanish or proficiency in other language.

Ubicación

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Presencial
100 Gold St, New York, NY 10038, USA

Cómo aplicar

Parks Employees:

1. From a Parks computer: Access Employee Self Service (ESS) from the Parks Intranet under Applications or use this link:        https://hrb.nycaps.nycnet/. Once in ESS, go to Recruiting then Careers and search for Job ID# 540730. Do not access ESS using nyc.gov/ess from a Parks computer. 

    Parks & City Employees:

2. From a Non-Parks computer: Access Employee Self Service (ESS) by going to nyc.gov/ess or use this link: https://a127- ess.nyc.gov/. Once in ESS, go to Recruiting then Careers and search for Job ID# 540730.

 Include your ERN and Job ID# 540730 on your cover letter and resume.

 Go to nyc.gov/careers/search and search for Job ID# 540730. 

Parks Employees:

1. From a Parks computer: Access Employee Self Service (ESS) from the Parks Intranet under Applications or use this link:        https://hrb.nycaps.nycnet/. Once in ESS, go to…

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