Sudbury Valley Trustees (SVT) is a regional land trust that protects natural areas, farmland, and wildlife habitat in the 36 communities that surround the Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord Rivers in Massachusetts.
The Land Stewardship Coordinator (LSC) is a temporary AmeriCorps-TerraCorps service position. The LSC will organize, train, and collaborate with municipal boards, neighborhood and civic associations, local land trusts, and youth groups to care for and manage conservation lands. The LSC will work on diverse projects such as habitat management, trail maintenance and biological citizen science. LSC’s carry out capacity-building projects that may involve recruiting, training, and managing volunteers. Service projects may address issues such as invasive species, deer impacts and control, healthy forests, building climate resiliency, managing field and early successional habitats, and connecting trail networks.
More information is available at https://www.svtweb.org/jobs
Position runs from August 26, 2019, to July 31, 2020.
TerraCorps members will receive a living allowance of up to $14,600 (pre-tax) over the 11-month term of service.
Applications are due June 15, 2019.
A complete member application includes a 1-page cover letter, a resume, three references, and an application form. Member application and detailed instructions can be found at https://terracorps.org/become-a-member/.