Crawford Stewardship Project co-coordinator

Crawford Stewardship Project is Hiring!

Crawford Stewardship Project, based in Gays Mills, WI, is seeking a part time 20 hour/week paid co-coordinator. This position supports ongoing efforts of the Crawford Stewardship Project to protect the environment and promote sustainable land use, local control of natural resources, and environmental justice. Concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs), frac sand mining, and water quality monitoring are among the issues CSP is working on with citizen participation. We seek inspired candidates who are passionate about these issues and about empowering local communities to achieve our common goals.
This position involves sharing and coordinating responsibilities with a co-worker to:
• Coordinate volunteers and water quality monitoring projects
• Organize citizen participation within communities, assisting them as needed
• Assist with events including staffing information tables
• Write for news media and newsletters
• Comment on legislation and agency rule changes
• Write grants
• Attend meetings in the area as well as elsewhere in Wisconsin
• Communicate with local, state and U.S. government officials
• Attend and/or present information at events on the issues
• Research and work with experts who review various applications
• Network with people in other groups and organizations
• Updates and outreach through social media
• Must be able to work well in a sometimes fast-paced environment
• Occasional evening and weekend hours required

You will work from home and must have suitable computer and phone capabilities and reliable transportation. Send resume with letter of interest by June 24, 2014 to: CSPjob@outlook.com