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Outreach Specialist

Northern Ohio Watershed Corps

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Opportunity summary

Term length

10/08/2024 - 09/30/2025

Application window

05/13/2024 - 08/01/2024

Location

Painesville, Ohio

Hourly pay equivalent

$12.94

Project summary

Support the District’s construction site water quality and erosion and sediment control programs. Support the District’s Headwater Stream Monitoring and Stream and Wetland Restoration activities and programs. Support the District’s water quality compliance programs for construction sites.

Opportunity description

Supports District special conservation and water quality related projects. Supports District administrative activities as need and member expertise permits.

Benefits

  • Paid training
  • Federal loan deferment
  • Eligible mileage reimbursement
  • Full-time members eligible for healthcare
  • May be eligible for childcare
  • Additional training stipend $125/quarter
  • Free attendance to the Ohio Stormwater Conference

Requirements and qualifications

Requirements

Must have GED or high school diploma; be 18 or older by October 8, 2024. Must successfully pass a National Service Criminal History Check (NSCHC). Must be a U.S citizen, national or lawful permanent resident.

Preferred qualifications

Possess a valid driver's license. Have an interest in the environmental field such as, stormwater managment, climate impacts, or urban forestry. Demonstrate maturity and cultural competency. Self-motivated and able to work on a team.

Opportunity details

Focus area

  • Waterway restoration
  • Local ecosystem restoration
  • Citizen science

Work environment

  • Indoor
  • Outdoor