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Conservation Coordinator

Deadline:
Employer:
Union Sportsmen's Alliance
Job Field:
Other
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Tennessee
Location Detail:
Spring Hill
Job Description:

   The Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) is 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization with the mission to unite the Union community through conservation to preserve North America’s outdoor heritage. The USA is an exciting conservation organization with a membership base of over 260,000 and a membership universe of over 10 million active and retired members of AFL-CIO affiliated Unions who love to hunt, fish, shoot and recreate outdoors. We engage, educate and organize Union members, their families and like-minded individuals who share a passion for hunting, fishing, shooting and the great outdoors. Our members volunteer their time and unique trade skills to expand and improve public access to the outdoors, conserve and maintain critical wildlife habitats, restore our nation’s parks and provide mentoring programs that introduce youth to the outdoors. 
    
   This position is responsible for a variety of tasks to help fulfill the mission of the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance. The Conservation Coordinator is an integral part of the mission of the USA. Required experience in project management, construction, natural resources management, youth/family outreach with our Union Community. 
    
   Essential Role and Responsibilities 
    
   Ability to lift more than 50 pounds. 
    
   Coordination of multiple projects simultaneously such as: Conservation infrastructure projects, dedications and community outreach events. 
    
   Recruiting, managing, engaging project volunteers, data tracking and input 
    
   Maintaining and develop relationships with all our volunteers and project leaders. 
    
   Completion of necessary pre-project planning, including budget, material solicitation and purchasing as well as post project wrap up. 
    
   Responsible for utilizing the organization’s CRM to track interactions with members, project leaders, volunteers as well as tracking progress of projects and events. 
    
   Develop and facilitate opportunities for partnerships throughout the Work Boots on the Ground Projects, Outreach events and the United Outdoors Conservation Fund. 
    
   Manage and submit inventory request, as well as assist in fulfilling those requests to ensure they arrive at their destination in a timely fashion. 
    
   Data entry of budget items, volunteer counts and hours, participation numbers. 
    
   Must demonstrate excellent communications and coordination with all departments to fulfill needs of projects, events and delivery of joint organizational objectives. 
    
   Effectively plan and manage a moderate travel schedule to oversee projects/events, interact with volunteers, or as needed to support conservation activities. 
    
   Excellent time management skills. 
    
   Must be able manage multiple projects, ability to assess priorities and work unsupervised. 
    
   Must have a strong work ethic and attention to details. 
    
   All other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications:

   Essential Role and Responsibilities 
    
   Ability to lift more than 50 pounds. 
    
   Coordination of multiple projects simultaneously such as: Conservation infrastructure projects, dedications and community outreach events. 
    
   Recruiting, managing, engaging project volunteers, data tracking and input 
   Maintaining and develop relationships with all our volunteers and project leaders. 
    
   Completion of necessary pre-project planning, including budget, material solicitation and purchasing as well as post project wrap up. 
    
   Responsible for utilizing the organization’s CRM to track interactions with members, project leaders, volunteers as well as tracking progress of projects and events. 
    
   Develop and facilitate opportunities for partnerships throughout the Work Boots on the Ground Projects, Outreach events and the United Outdoors Conservation Fund. 
    
   Manage and submit inventory request, as well as assist in fulfilling those requests to ensure they arrive at their destination in a timely fashion. 
    
   Data entry of budget items, volunteer counts and hours, participation numbers. 

Salary:
DOE
How to Apply:

   Please send cover letter and resume to: roberts@unionsportsmen.org