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Distribution Coordinator - MoGro

MoGro is a nonprofit initiative of the Santa Fe Community Foundation that offers healthy foods to community sites across northern NM. We aim to eliminate barriers to healthy eating and support sustainable local food systems. To do this, we develop and maintain gathering points for food access, working closely with existing community hubs such as La Familia Medical Center in Santa Fe, The Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico, Santa Fe Indian Hospital, and several charter schools in Albuquerque and Santa Fe. Our food is offered on a sliding scale with a variety of payment options, including SNAP benefits.

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Soil Conservationist - U.S. Department of Agriculture 

Natural Resources Conservation Service soil conservationists spend time offering conservation planning and technical assistance to farmers, ranchers, land owners, and local government officials. They suggest ways to conserve soil, improve water quality and quantity, manage nutrients, and protect and improve wildlife habitat. To help local producers implement various conservation practices, soil conservationists manage programs which provide financial and technical assistance.

Find the full job posting for the position of Soil Conservationist here.

Rangeland Management Specialist - U.S. Department of Agriculture 

Natural Resources Conservation Service rangeland management specialists work with individuals and groups interested in addressing resource concerns on grazing lands. They assist landowners to develop grazing plans that work with their goals and objectives. To develop these plans, range land specialist gather inventory data, develop alternatives, and design a plan that sustains and improves the rangeland resources. The diversity of rangeland provides you with the opportunity to work with many different individuals and groups on everything from wildlife habitat improvements to short duration high intensity grazing systems. Interested, join NRCS.

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Engineer - U.S. Department of Agriculture 

Natural Resources Conservation Service engineers assist the field offices in carrying out program delivery through contacting and working with producers to gather information, develop engineering designs, showing them how to install conservation practices and overseeing the quality of the practices. They perform surveys and design standard conservation practices using various types of surveying equipment including a survey-grade GPS. Engineers also make use of engineering computer programs.

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Environmental Education Coordinator - Cien Aguas International School

The Environmental Education Coordinator (EEC) assists Cien Aguas in meeting its mission of environmental sustainability. This is done by serving as a resource for the CAIS community and supporting teachers with environmental themes in the classroom. The EEC also runs various programs that educate students directly on environmental sustainability, increase awareness of “green” topics in the school and shrink the environmental footprint of CAIS.

For the full job posting for the position of Environmental Education Coordinator here

Stewards VISTA: Middle Rio Grande Urban Waters Partnership - AmeriCorps VISTA

This VISTA will support the Middle Rio Grande Urban Waters Partnership, which works to protect, restore and revitalize urban water resources in the Middle Rio Grande Area and the watershed associated with the project focus areas identified by the Partnership. The Partnership will use the mission, vision and principles of the National Urban Waters Federal Partnership to guide the work. The VISTA will support priority projects led by various organizations to provide diverse and varied opportunities from hands-on restoration to planning and policy work. The projects listed below are the priority projects developed by Partnership members. The VISTA will assist The Nature Conservancy in leading some of these project activities and assist other agencies where the Conservancy is a partner on the project. - Bridge Boulevard Redevelopment Plan - The Middle Rio Grande Conservation Initiative with primary focus on the Albuquerque metropolitan area including the Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge - The Middle Rio Grande Restoration Project with BOR - Enhanced Storm Water Management through the Arid Low Impact Design (LID) Coalition - Backyard Refuge certification program and guidebook in partnership with the Friends of Valle de Oro - Community Engagement on storm water issues with a primary focus on rain barrel use, green space development, and natural infrastructure at South Valley Heath Commons, International District park site, and others - Source Water Protection Plan and water quality monitoring with the USGS While these projects are focused on environmental stewardship, all of these activities have an education or community engagement aspect to the work.

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Youth Education Programs Coordinator - Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership

The Youth Education Programs Coordinator is responsible for assisting with all youth programs related to the TRTA including but not limited to educational hikes, school programs, Youth Backcountry Camps, and service learning workdays. The incumbent is given the opportunity to work with youth, community members and volunteers through the development, coordination, and facilitation of TRTA Youth Education programs. For this six month AmeriCorps position, the member will primarily focus on the Youth Backcountry Camp program serving as an instructor for four-day backpacking trips for youth and organizing logistics, working with partner organizations, and coordinating with parents. Additionally, the member will organize trail building workdays for local youth.

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Trail Operations Coordinator - Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership

The Trail Operations Coordinator will gain job skills related to the management of trails, non-profit conservation organizations and recreation, and natural resources by working on a variety of projects in partnership with volunteers and under the supervision of TRTA staff. The incumbent will develop skills and proficiencies related to trail management, maintenance, and construction including the use of hand tools, power tools, chainsaws, crosscut saws, winches, remote-sensing equipment, and GIS, depending on interest and background.

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Afterschool Teaching Opportunities - Zia Family Focus Center

The Zia Family Focus Center, ZFFC, an afterschool quality enrichment orginization for children is looking for motivated, committed passionate teachers, and artist who want to share their talent and knowledge with children K-5th grade. Teach art, theater, music, voice, sports, cooking, clowning and any creative art. Teach summer camps or just substitute. Apply Today! (505)260-6106

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