Statewide Volunteer Program Intern-Colorado

Agency
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Location
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Office, 6060 Broadway, Denver, CO 80216
Job Category
Internships
Salary
$12.00 per hour, 40 hours per week
Start Date
08/27/2018
Last Date to Apply
07/30/2018
Website
http://cpw.state.co.us/aboutus/Pages/Jobs.aspx
Description
Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Volunteer Program has a temporary intern position available for 40 hours per week based in north Denver. This position will help recruit, train and coordinate the use of volunteers in a variety of activities and programs relating to Colorado’s wildlife and outdoor recreation resources and the management of those resources. This position provides a great entrance into the working worlds of land management, outdoor stewardship, and volunteer management in the great state of Colorado. The Volunteer Program consists of the statewide volunteer coordinator, 4 regional coordinators, 2 program assistants and a multitude of field staff. Duties: • Provide high-quality customer service over the phone and in written communications. • Maintain accurate records of hours and reports in the Volunteer Database. • Develop training and education materials for volunteer and staff use. • Assist staff and volunteers with Volunteer Program questions and requests. • Oversee recruiting efforts (e-mail communications, interviews, social media outreach) for current and prospective volunteers. • Organize uniform inventory and distribute supplies to staff and volunteers.
Qualifications
• Strong communication and customer service skills (written and verbal). • Excellent organization skills. • Experience working and managing volunteers. • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Apps programs. • Proficiency with online services such as SurveyMonkey, Constant Contact, etc. • Self-directed and motivated to be pro-active in spending time effectively. • Knowledge of how to maintain and update websites and social media platforms How to Apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, and list of references to fletcher.jacobs@state.co.us and include “Volunteer Program Internship” in the subject line.
Contact Person
Fletcher Jacobs
Contact eMail
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