Siuslaw Watershed Council


Employment Opportunities

Position:       Education and Outreach Coordinator

Start Date:   January 2020

FTE:              24 hrs/wk on average (0.6 FTE) dependent upon funding, position may move to full time and may be required to work 40 hours per week during special event planning, and may be required to enter non-pay status in the summer for several pay periods.

Hours of Work: Primarily working three days a week, Tuesday to Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM, occasional evenings and weekends. School hours are from 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM with in-school programs running between 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM. Educators will arrive on site 15 to 20 minutes prior to the start of programs to connect with other educators. For outreach efforts, coordinator may be responsible for planning evening or weekend events requiring flexible schedule and desire to engage all members of our community.

Location: Includes the SWC office on the Mapleton School District campus at 10868 E Mapleton Road, Mapleton OR, school and partner sites, and remotely, as arranged with supervisor. Educator will be responsible for coordinating in classroom education lessons at the Mapleton, Siuslaw and Reedsport school districts and will be required to use personal reliable transportation to program areas. Educator will also lead field trips and tours of restoration projects in remote field locations in possibly inclement coastal weather on rugged terrain and may be required to hike with 40 pounds or more of gear off trail.

Compensation: $16-$19/hr

Benefits:            Earned sick and vacation time + 9 paid holidays/year. 401k retirement plan with employer match available after 6 months of service, health insurance benefits at 50% cost-share available after 60 day probation period.

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