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Cope Community Water Corps Facilitator

East Carolina University
Job Location:
Greenville, 27858
Extension and Outreach

Job Duties:
Community liaisons are sought to represent their community in efforts to identify and organize local education and outreach activities in their region (one position is available in each of Greenville, Princeville, Nag's Head, and Hyde County). The liaisons will aid ECU faculty, staff, and students in connecting with local residents, organizations, schools, and leaders to highlight community concerns related to the environment and integrate these issues into educational and outreach programing developed by ECU. Community Liaisons should therefore be well established in their respective communities. Key responsibilities involve establishing connections, understanding local priorities, and coordinating activities (including tailored youth programming) to address community needs while fostering collaboration between scientists and residents. The ideal facilitator is deeply committed to their community, culturally aware, embraces people from all backgrounds, practices active listening, and recognizes the transformative potential of science in addressing local challenges.

Review of applications will begin March 1st with applications accepted until the positions are filled. The expected term of this position will be until December 2024, subject to adequate performance, and may be eligible for renewal of additional terms. Work will largely be able to be completed remotely but the liaisons will need to come to ECU periodically. Liaisons will be required to have their own transportation and reliable internet access. All facilitators will be required to attend in person Community Science training sessions at ECU in May 2024.

Special Instructions To Application:

  • Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write 'see resume' on your application when completing the job duties section.
  • If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
  • Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
  • All applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on the closing date indicated.

Minimum Education/Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Full time or Part time: Part Time

Position Location (city): Greenville

Position Number: T10421

Organizational Unit Overview:
Work with the local communities to identify and investigate local environmental issues of concern related to climate change

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