Job Posting: Student Assistant Outreach Coordinator (GOLDEN)

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Posted in:  Golden Branch, Wildsight

Wildsight Golden Branch is looking for an outgoing, well-organized, and dynamic person to assist the Outreach Coordinator and Wildsight Golden with community programs, projects, and events! 

The job’s goal is to educate and inspire youth, visitors and locals to appreciate and understand more about the local mountain environment and sustainable communities.

Under the direction and supervision of the Outreach Coordinator, the successful candidate will help:

-respond to inquiries from the public and other members of Wildsight
-assist with the planning and facilitation of community events, celebrations, and fundraisers
-manage social media and website content, write short articles for local newspapers about ongoing Wildsight Golden programs, projects and events, create posters and short presentations
-attend public engagement and outreach events such as the Golden Farmers’ Market.
-support the Outreach Coordinator in ongoing Wildsight Golden campaigns surrounding environmental education and land use planning issues in the community
-occasional field days for data collection
-support WIldsight programs where required, including but not limited to, summer day camp and invasive plant program if support is needed.
 
This is a 30 hour per week, 9 week position that will start On or Before July 2nd depending on applicants availablility at $17.00/hr until the end of August.

Job Requirements:
Must be a student currently attending Post-secondary education.

The ideal candidate will be in enrolled in a recognized post-secondary institution in Environmental Studies, Geography, Biology, Education, or another diploma that has demonstrated relevance.

Please send a resume and cover letter to golden@wildsight.ca to apply.