Project Clean Stream Coordinator via Idealist

Blue Water Baltimore

Baltimore, MD, US

Part-time, seasonal Project Clean Stream Coordinator will oversee community clean-up projects and events for the Spring 2017 volunteer season. Coordinator will organize and lead community trash clean-ups for Project Clean Stream and train volunteer site captains on how to lead clean-up groups in their neighborhoods. Additional responsibilities include managing supplies and communicating with partner organizations and community groups.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Support forestry and stormwater site maintenance and trash removal from street tree sites with community, corporate and university/student groups.
  • Collaborate with outreach staff on communications and partnerships with community members and partner organizations for stewardship and forestry initiatives.
  • Collaboratively identify and monitor key sites for stewardship activities (pulling weeds, collecting trash, etc.).
  • Support and organize all corporate cleanups in collaboration with the volunteer manager and development director.
  • Support general administrative needs for volunteer program as needed.

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • Minimum 1 year of outreach and/or community organizing experience
  • Knowledge of Baltimore City neighborhoods and parks
  • Experience teaching or leading volunteer groups
  • Experience leading volunteer groups and community organizing is preferred.
  • Experience in the environmental field is a plus
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Comfortable working outdoors
  • Data entry experience preferred, but not required

Work Schedule:

March 2017: 1-2 days a week, approx. 5 hrs. a day

April 2017: 2-3 days a week, approx 5 hrs. a day.

Blue Water Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace, and complies with ADA regulations as applicable.