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Education Associate (WSC AmeriCorps)

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Seattle, WA
2701 First Avenue Suite 240
Seattle, WA 98121
United States
Phone: 206-678-3893

The Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust is sponsoring two 10.5-month Education Associate AmeriCorps positions through the Washington Service Corps, a program of the Washington State Employment Security Department. The Education Associates are an integral part of the Greenway Trust’s highly effective team that works to further land conservation, recreation connections, and public engagement across the Greenway landscape in balance with a growing regional population.

POSITION SUMMARY
The Education Associates play an essential role within the Greenway Trust by teaching 4th-12th grade students in the classroom, leading field study trips, and facilitating volunteer restoration events. This position is ideal for someone who is passionate about teaching and the natural world, and who is adaptable and organized.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
 Routinely refer to Member Service Agreement requirements
 Ability to serve at project site location and time specified in this position description
 Fall and Spring: Teach classroom lessons, lead field study trips, and facilitate service-learning stewardship events.
 Winter: Co-facilitate weekend volunteer events for youth and adults and teaching volunteers about various topics (refer to ‘Location and Schedule’) and support other Greenway Trust efforts in the Snoqualmie Valley, Middle Fork, and Upper Yakima Basin.
 Summer: Collaborate with Greenway staff and partners to help plan and lead a 6-week summer high
school internship program.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES
 Represent the Greenway Trust at special events.
 Manage the distribution, collection, and scoring of pre- and post-program student assessments.
 Communicate with teachers about their upcoming programming.
 Mail teaching materials to our school partners.
 Assist in tracking program metrics in the Greenway Trust’s Salesforce database.
 Assist in updating existing and developing new curriculum and education materials.
 Assist in managing the Greenway Trust’s photo library.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
 A combination of experience and education that demonstrates an ability to teach a diverse group of
students both in and out of the classroom: Bachelor’s degree in natural sciences, teaching, or related
field and two years of formal or informal teaching experience.
 Ability to hike several miles, and serve outdoors, in all weather conditions.
 Strong written and oral communication skills and detail-oriented organizational skills.
 Certified Wilderness First Aid certification, or willingness to obtain.
 Basic computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office suite.
 Valid driver’s license with insurable driving record.
 Must provide own reliable transportation to sites across King County.
 Willingness to store teaching materials at home.
 Must be a U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident alien.
 Must successfully pass a criminal history background check.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
 Knowledge of Pacific Northwest ecosystems, flora and fauna.

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Seattle, WA
2701 First Avenue Suite 240
Seattle, WA 98121
United States
Phone: 206-678-3893

Donor Development Associate

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Seattle, WA
United States

The Public Interest Network - Donor Development Associate

We’re expanding our development team and aim to hire four regional development associates. We’re looking for highly qualified, driven and passionate candidates to spearhead fundraising efforts for our environmental and public interest programs.

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Seattle, WA
United States

Senior Planner/Biologist

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Confluence Environmental Company Seattle
United States

Confluence Environmental Company, a growing consulting firm, is looking for a full-time Senior Planner/Biologist who enjoys working collaboratively on a variety of natural resource and transportation projects. This individual will need the skills and experience to be tasked with planning, implementing, and managing projects and/or project tasks. Expertise is desired in fisheries, marine, freshwater, and estuarine habitats.

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Confluence Environmental Company Seattle
United States

YMCA Earth Service Corps Program Instructor

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Y @ Cascade People's Center
309 Pontius Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
United States
Phone: 2065876116

YMCA Earth Service Corps Program Instructor

Are you passionate about inspiring the next generation of environmental leaders? Joining YMCA Earth Service Corps is a way to put your idealism into action. Becoming an AmeriCorps member will enable you to do great things for your community, while gaining the personal satisfaction of taking on a challenge and seeing results.

We are seeking to fill four AmeriCorps community service positions to start in September 2017 for a 10.5-month term of service.

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Y @ Cascade People's Center
309 Pontius Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
United States
Phone: 2065876116

Air Monitoring Specialist

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Puget Sound Clean Air Agency
1904 Third Avenue Suite 105
Seattle, WA 98101
United States
Phone: 206-343-8800

The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is hiring an Air Monitoring Specialist I OR II!
We’re accepting letters of interest and resumes through Friday, July 14th.

The Air Monitoring Specialist will help to maintain our core fine particle pollution monitoring network, as well as deliver short-term monitoring studies. These activities will help the Agency to achieve targets laid out in the Agency’s 2014 strategic plan, with focus on Objective 1.5: Characterize and communicate air quality throughout the region, with the active participation of the public.

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Puget Sound Clean Air Agency
1904 Third Avenue Suite 105
Seattle, WA 98101
United States
Phone: 206-343-8800
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