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November 18, 2013

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Apply Now | Trail and Restoration Specialist, Parks Conservancy
Nov 25 | Recreation Leader II, City of Oakland
Nov 27 | ReUSE Staff Assistant

Apply Now | Jobs with Orion Magazine

Looking for work that reflects your values? From environmental education and organic farming to advocacy and organizing, if you're passionate about making change in the world, there's an opportunity listed at Orion magazine's Grassroots Jobsource that is perfect for you.


Apply Now | Trail and Restoration Specialist, Parks Conservancy

Are you interested in the connection between trail maintenance and ecological restoration? Are you passionate about community-based volunteer programs and working with a broad range of audiences? The Golden Gate National Recreation Area is unique for many reasons. The diversity of ecosystems, connections to urban landscapes, strong community relationships, as well as numerous key partnerships render this Park distinct and irreplaceable. The National Park Service, Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, and the Presidio Trust work together to maintain this distinctiveness while sustaining a vibrant community of stewards to support habitat and trail restoration within the Golden Gate National Parks. Volunteers help maintain a world-class trail system, monitor and protect rare species, and remove invasive and non-native species, with the understanding that active engagement in parklands leads to a deeper appreciation of their value.

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Nov 25 | Recreation Leader II, City of Oakland

The City of Oakland Outdoor Recreation and Boating programs is recruiting for a Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) speaking Recreation Leader II, PPT candidate 30 hours/week. Must be 18 or older. This position will lead programs for Oakland youth in boating, hiking, rock climbing, camping, and potentially backpacking. Must be a competent swimmer. The link to the website is http://agency.governmentjobs.com/oaklandca/default.cfm

The positions Closes Monday November 25th.

Additionally two other positions are available for Spanish speaking candidates with general recreation skills.


Nov 27 | ReUSE Staff Assistant

Campus Recycling and Refuse Services (CRRS), housed under Physical Plant and Campus Services, is working toward UC Berkeley’s goal of Zero Waste by 2020. ReUSE is a program under CRRS that aims to collect reusable materials and distribute them both on campus and within the community. The ReUSE Refills Not Landfills Staff Assistant will help execute marketing and implementation strategies under the Refills Not Landfills grant funded by The Green Initiative Fund. The Refills Not Landfills project intends to reduce the number of non-recyclable or compostable single use cups and lids by getting on and off campus retailers to provide free refill discounts for beverages served in reusable mugs, cups, or bottles. The Staff Assistant will be responsible for designing a refill rewards program.

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