Title: DumpBusters Crew Member
Position: Part-time crew member (10-20 hrs/week) for the DumpBusters program; occasional evening and significant weekend work expected
Direct Supervisor: Al Chernov, DumpBusters Crew Leader
Mission/Description of Organization:
Allegheny CleanWays is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 2000 to "engage and empower people to eliminate illegal dumping and littering in Allegheny County."
Program Description: DumpBusters is a program comprised of small crews of volunteers (anywhere from 1-8 people) that are available to work seven days a week, 12 months a year. The crew(s) focus primarily on cleaning up small dumps that are easily eliminated by a small group, but also provide expertise to communities wanting to clean up difficult sites, assist in large events by doing prep work and/or returning to sites to finish jobs, and are "on call" to respond to new dumping incidents.
Preferred Skills: Prior clean-up and/or outdoor work experience; CPR and First Aid training; ability to operate power tools and large and small equipment, including an automatic transmission pickup truck and a dump truck are desirable skills, but not required.
What we offer: Excellent working environment with a flexible schedule and emphasis on partnership and cooperation. An opportunity to network with a range of partners including grassroots community groups, non-profits, leaders in business, and local, state, and federal government representatives. You will help make a positive impact on the community. We will provide the tools, clothing and equipment necessary for the job. Depending on funding available, we will offer training opportunities for related programs.
How to apply: Send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2018.