Conservation & Outreach Coordinator
Friends of Black Rock-High Rock offers employment opportunities to work in a unique western environment. Every year we are working to make a difference in wildlife preservation, habitat restoration, trail repair and outdoor educational programs, with an ultimate goal of fostering future stewardship for this unique landscape.
This is an AmeriCorps position that offers a monthly stipend and education award. FBRHR is currently seeking the right person to fill this 300 hour position in support of the Black Rock Desert
AmeriCorps member will receive CPR and Wilderness First Aid training.
Member Duties : Assist and lead a variety of stewardship and volunteer projects in the Black Rock NCA, assist with event planning and coordination, recruit and train volunteers for restoration and stewardship projects, outreach and cultivation in the Friends of Black Rock High Rock Visitor Center in Gerlach, Nevada, participate in tabling at community events.
Related Responsibilities: promote FBRHR, the NCA and AmeriCorps in a positive manner at all times as a point of contact with the public, work with local members of the community of Gerlach to share sustainable practices, compose articles for the website and newsletters speaking about the work of the organization to cultivate volunteers and membership, develop creative solutions to enhance volunteerism, maintain a safe, organized and professional work environment.
DETAILS and MORE INFORMATION: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 775-557-2900.
*Note: The AmeriCorps member responsibilities require a flexible schedule to be determined weekly and monthly with their supervisor