Southeast Conservation Corps:
The Southeast Conservation Corps (SECC) is a non-profit service organization built on the legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) that operated from 1933-1942. SECC provides youth and young adult’s opportunities to complete conservation projects on public and private lands throughout Tennessee and the Southeast Region. While serving with SECC members learn job training skills, conflict resolution, leadership, teamwork, and environmental stewardship. Programs are structured using a stepladder approach to provide a progression of skill development based on a member’s needs. SECC runs field programs nearly year-round from January – November, with the peak season being May – August, when adult and youth crews are operating at once. During peak season, up to seven crews can run at one time. SECC engages approximately 120 members per year throughout youth, adult, and veteran crews, as well as internships.
Program Coordinator primary responsibilities are to recruit and select leaders for all programs; coordinate the planning and implementation of all leader and member trainings; schedule and execute pre-site field visits with project partners; complete pre-site specs and post-hitch accomplishment data entry; coordinate communication between the field and office staff, as well as supporting and mentoring all field staff to ensure crews are both supported and prepared to maintain safety, program integrity, and quality projects in the field by providing pre-field and in-field guidance; manage a seasonal Field Supervisor and their work flow responsibilities including rig-up, de-rig days and field visits, participate in events such as all corps, graduations, manage budgets related to field operations and training, work with the Field Supervisor to address logistics as needed such as facility general repairs, inventory and maintenance of food shed, tools, saw and gear sheds as well as vehicles, participate in staff meetings both at home base and with other Conservation Legacy programs.
Both office and field operations are required by this position. This position is dynamic and comfortability and flexibility with an ever-shifting work schedule is a must! The position consists of around 40% fieldwork to 60% office work.
To read all details and apply : https://southeastconservationcorps.org/work-with-us