Northeast Tennessee Regional Economic Partnership

Company Name: Northeast Tennessee Regional Economic Partnership

Location: Johnson City, TN

Job Type: Full Time

Job Title: AmeriCorps Stewardship Coordinator

Job Description: The Northeast Tennessee Regional Economic Partnership’s Outdoor Task Force is seeking an Environmental Stewardship Coordinator in partnership with the AppalachiaCARES AmeriCorps program through the Clinch-Powell Resource, Conservation and Development Council. The NETREP Outdoor Task Force has come to realize that in order to have a successful outdoor development program, we must find a way to build capacity for engaging stewardship organizations and connect volunteers to stewardship opportunities more effectively. As we promote the area, it gets more use. We must be mindful of human impacts and put plans in place for mitigating the impacts of marketing our natural resources. The person who fills this position would be responsible for implementing programming to help educate the public about stewardship and creating more opportunities for locals to get involved in giving back to our public lands. The responsibilities as outlined would enhance the lives of locals and visitors by assisting and promoting the work of civic groups, land management agencies and would also include working with both the private and public sector. This position would include responsibilities related to educational event planning, customer service, visitor use management, volunteer coordination and research.

Appication Submission Email/URL: kayla@northeasttn.com

Application Deadline: 9/15/2019

Website: http://www.northeasttn.com/americorps-position

Kaylee Larkin