Description

Salary: $12-$14 to start
Job Description: TreeUtah Volunteer Coordinator (part-time, with possibility of full-time)
The purpose of this position is to help plan, organize and manage volunteer tree events for TreeUtah. This role is responsible for making sure all volunteers have a great experience by letting people know what to expect in advance, making them feel supported during events, and evaluating results. Work hours vary. There is a possibility of this becoming a full-time job for the right person.
Duties:
• Promote, coordinate and manage quality tree plantings and educational events
• Communicate regularly with event partners and volunteers
• Maintain detailed records for grants and reporting purposes
• Recruit and train volunteers and interns
• Provide content for social media, emails, posters, brochures, and website
Required Skills:
• Enthusiastic self-starter who likes having an independent role as part of a team. Must be able to comfortably work alone at times, and also work with large groups at events.
• Experience with event planning, managing volunteers, and project management
• Strong public speaking and written communication skills
• Ability to connect with all ages and ability levels
• Ability to work weekends, evenings and special event hours as needed
• Strong computer skills, plus willingness to learn more. Familiarity with Microsoft Office required.
• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, stand for extended periods of time, and undertake moderately strenuous physical activities such as high alpine hikes.
• Must have valid Utah Driver’s License and be willing and able to drive company truck.
• Knowledgeable in the identification, biology, and care of trees
20 hours/week, $12 - $14 per hour to start, DOE. Some evenings, weekends and special event hours.

TreeUtah’s mission is to improve Utah’s quality of life for present and future generations by enhancing the environment through tree planting, stewardship, and education.
Location: Salt Lake City
Status: part time

Information

How to Apply: To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter and three references to Amy May, Executive Director, at jobs@treeutah.org. No phone calls, please.
Closing Date: until filled
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