Project Coordinator (Seasonal)
Founded in 1987, Prospect Park Alliance is the non-profit organization that sustains, restores and advances Prospect Park, "Brooklyn's Backyard," in partnership with the City. The Alliance provides critical staff and resources that keep the Park green and vibrant for the diverse communities that call Brooklyn home.
Be part of the driving force that sustains Prospect Park, Brooklyn's flagship park. The Prospect Park Alliance seeks an experienced Project Coordinator to collaborate with our motivated Volunteer Office. The Project Coordinator will assist with all aspect of our volunteer program including: creating safe outdoor volunteer activities with 10-600 diverse participants of all ages, community outreach, communicating with other Parks staff, and performing administrative duties.
The Volunteer Corps works with more than 3,000 volunteers annually who give close to 20,000 hours of volunteer time, playing a crucial role in the maintenance and beautification of Prospect Park. Teams, led by Volunteer Office staff, work on a variety of projects, including mulching, painting, weeding, removing invasive species, rebuilding forest and a variety of other park maintenance projects.
The Project Coordinator will be responsible for:
The ideal candidate will possess:
The schedule for this position is generally 9AM-5PM, five days per week. Weekly schedule will vary and weekends and evenings are required.
How to Apply:
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Prospect Park Alliance is an equal employment opportunity employer. Although we appreciate your interest, we will only contact applicants we are considering for interview.
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