The 5 Gyres Institute is a nonprofit organization established in 2009 based in Los Angeles, with a global network of supporters united in the pursuit of a planet free of plastic pollution. 5 Gyres mission is to empower action against the global health crisis of plastic pollution through science, education, and adventure.
5 Gyres is seeking a driven and collaborative Program Coordinator dedicated to effecting positive change, to support the growth and implementation of our primary programs: our Ambassador Program- a network of 1400+ people in 67 countries dedicated to stopping plastic pollution, TrashBlitz and our policy/advocacy work driving solutions to plastic pollution. The Program Coordinator will work 15-20 hours per week, and will report directly to the Program Director. This is a Los Angeles based position.
The Program Coordinator will report directly to the Program Director, and will also work closely with the rest of the team.
Primary Job Responsibilities
At 5GI, we not only seek to change the world but also to ensure that we bring on people who fit into our culture and embrace our core values.
Our Core Values
Fun and Lightheartedness Positivity
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Hours and compensation
The Program Coordinator position requires 15-20 hours per week at a rate of $20 per hour. This is a position with room to grow, as the organization begins to identify new audiences in accordance with the Strategic Plan.
Qualified candidates should send their resume, cover letter, and a simple video (2 minutes max, selfie video using your phone or computer is great - no need for any advanced technology) sharing why you’re passionate about plastic pollution and what drives you to be part of this movement to firstname.lastname@example.org
The 5 Gyres Institute is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected class under law.
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