by OSM/VISTA Teams
February 14, 2013
The OSM/VISTA Teams is seeking a qualified, dedicated candidate to serve as our Reforestation Coordinator. Based in Beckley, WV, this position will work to develop and create a sustainable outreach program for the OSM/VISTA Teams Reforestation Initiative. The OSM/VISTA Teams Reforestation Coordinator will be able to build on past success and continue to develop a plan in order to achieve sustainability for the program. The following describes the projects that the OSM/VISTA Teams* Reforestation Coordinator will take to support our Initiative.
"OSM/VISTA Teams" is defined as the Appalachian Coal Country Team, the Western Hardrock Watershed Team, the Washington DC office, and the Rural Volunteerism Initiative.
Outreach is necessary for the future of these organizations in terms of funding, volunteers, and community partners. This in turn will allow the OSM/VISTA Teams and their partner organizations to continue to carry out their anti-poverty mission through community revitalization and environmental stewardship.
The successful candidate will:
The candidate should have a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree—Business Administration or Environmental Sciences preferred—and relevant experience through internships or past employment. This position is a Fellowship/Internship that provides a monthly stipend ($12,100 annual), a Segal Education Award (valued at $5,550) at the end of the one year assignment, health insurance, and other benefits. This position has the opportunity to renew depending on funding.
To submit your application for consideration, email a résumé, a three-page writing sample, and any other important items related to your work to: April Trent, Team Director, email@example.com. This position is slated to start late April 2013.