GreenUP Water Programs
Term: 10-month contract (March-December, 2019); 37.5 hours per week, evenings and weekends may be required occasionally
Desired Start Date: March 4, 2019 (open to negotiation)
Reporting To: The Water Landscape Projects Coordinator is an employee of GreenUP, reporting to the Water Programs Manager
This position involves the coordination of education and outreach events for the SUN program, along with education support toward the WOW program. The SUN Education and Outreach Coordinator will be working alongside the Water Programs Coordinator and SUN Coordinator.
Sustainable Urban Neighbourhoods (SUN)
The SUN program is a three-year initiative funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation and facilitated by GreenUP. SUN is modeled on, and delivered in association with Toronto and Region Conservation Authority’s Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Retrot Plan (SNAP) program. Between 2017 and 2019, SUN is working in the East City–Curtis Creek and Kawartha Heights neighbourhoods to build more sustainable communities.
The SUN approach combines planning and planting:
Wonders of Water (WOW)
WOW is a three-year initiative funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation, in partnership with the Peterborough Children’s Water Festival. WOW is a water education program dedicated to sharing the fun and importance of water into local classrooms and homes.
There are four components of the program:
How to Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume, as a single PDF, to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following subject line: “SUN Education and Outreach Coordinator”.
Submission Deadline: Sunday, February 24th, 2019 by 11:59 p.m.
We thank all candidates for applying; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. GreenUP invites applications from all qualied individuals. To perform the essential functions of this role, the Coordinator will be required to complete physically demanding tasks, including: lifting, shoveling, bending, kneeling, pulling, and carrying. The Coordinator should be able to lift a minimum of 40lbs. GreenUP is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from People of Colour, Indigenous People, and other visible minorities; persons with disabilities and who are differently abled; and, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 10 2019 ID: 51132