Community Engagement Coordinator - AmeriCorps VISTA
Type of Job
AmeriCorps VISTA Living Allowance
About the job
CDTC builds a diverse community of CDT supporters by developing partnerships with outdoor recreation organizations, individuals, and volunteers along the trail, as well as through the CDT Gateway Community program, which aims to create advocates and stewards of the trail in communities along its length. The Community Engagement Coordinator will raise awareness of the trail by assisting with community outreach, supporting the CDT Gateway Community program, and developing trail information and marketing materials for dissemination to the public. The Community Engagement Coordinator will also develop processes for CDTC’s outreach, education, Gateway Community, and communications needs, and represent CDTC. This includes helping to develop and improve the annual Trail Days celebration in Silver City, as well as other similar events along the trail. The Community Engagement Coordinator will also assist with the recruitment and management of several CDTC volunteer programs including the Community Ambassador and the Outreach & Event Volunteer program. The Community Engagement Coordinator will also assist in writing and submitting grant proposals to support various CDTC programs, including the Gateway Community program and local efforts along the trail. Position will be based in Golden, CO, or one of CDTC's 18 Gateway Communities. Remote until COVID-19 guidelines allow for in-person work. See the full description on CDTC's staff page and apply through AmeriCorps.