Home Job Board Program Coordinator – Root for Trees
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Posted Date: March 7, 2023
Closing Date: March 16, 2023
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Ready to help lead important City tree planting efforts?
Looking to motivate socially conscious folks?
Excited about developing environmental stewardship resources?
The Root for Trees Program Coordinator plays a vital role in supporting the Root for Trees program. Root for Trees is the city of Edmonton’s volunteer tree planting initiative. We work with community groups, local businesses, school & youth groups, and corporations to plant native species of trees and shrubs in naturalized areas around Edmonton. This position would be involved in the hiring, training, and daily supervision of front-line staff. In addition, they will review and develop program manuals and proper safety procedures.
This position will also assist and provide support to the Root for Trees Program Lead, and support policy review and evaluation of program criteria. They will be involved in regular program development, expenditures, and several aspects of program promotions, outreach, and communications. This employee would be directly interacting with the public, and providing opportunities for citizens to take part in environmental stewardship and beautification initiatives to enhance Edmonton as a Green City.
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Up to 1 permanent full-time position
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week. Shifts are variable throughout the week, including regular weekend, afternoon and evening work depending on operational requirements.
The weekly hours of work for this position are currently under review and may change at a future time. Any changes will be made in accordance with the City of Edmonton/Civic Service Union 52 collective agreement and the incumbent will be notified in advance.
Salary Range: $26.580 – $33.357 (Hourly); $55,499.040 – $69,649.420 (Annually)
Talent Acquisition Consultant: KE/RA
Classification Title: Recreation Technician III-8hrs
Posting Date: Mar 2, 2023
Closing Date: Mar 16, 2023 11:59:00 PM (MST)
Number of Openings (up to): 1 – Permanent Full-time
Union : CSU 52
Department: Parks and Roads Services
Work Location(s): Westwood Central Service Yard, 12304 – 107 St Edmonton T5G 2S7
How to Apply
Apply online at: https://edmonton.taleo.net/
The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association would like to acknowledge the First Nations, the Métis, and all of the people across Alberta who share a history and a deep connection with this land. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.