Job Title: Wood Materials Management Coordinator
Location: Keney Park Hartford
Position Type: Part time
Length of Employment: 5 Years
Overview: Keney Park Sustainability is seeking a Wood Materials Management Assistant to join our team and contribute to our mission of promoting sustainability in Keney Park. As a Wood Materials Management Coordinator, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the responsible use and conservation of wood materials within our organization.
Supervision: The Wood Materials Management Coordinator will report to the Executive Director of Keney Park Sustainability Project.
- Wood Inventory Management:
- Maintain an accurate inventory of wood materials, including tracking usage, stock levels, and replenishment needs.
- Implement efficient systems for the storage and organization of wood materials.
- Resource Conservation:
- Collaborate with team members to identify opportunities for reducing waste and promoting sustainable wood usage.
- Implement strategies to ensure the responsible and efficient use of wood resources.
- Vendor and Supplier Coordination:
- Liaise with wood suppliers and vendors to ensure the ethical sourcing of materials.
- Negotiate pricing and contracts to maximize value for the organization.
- Educational Initiatives:
- Develop educational materials and workshops to raise awareness about responsible wood management.
- Supervise paid on-the-job training opportunities, including pre-apprenticeships and apprenticeships
- Expand workforce development pathways for green careers in urban and community forestry.
- Previous experience in wood materials management or related fields preferred.
- Knowledge of sustainable forestry practices and wood conservation.
- Strong organizational and inventory management skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
Pay rate: $25/per hour
To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume, a cover letter, and at least two professional references to email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until 3/31/2024. Keney Park Sustainability Project is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.