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From: Schrodt, Leah <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>>
Date: Wed, May 30, 2018 at 5:25 PM
Subject: Announcement: New "Wildlife Conservation Educator" AmeriCorps Position with the USFWS/Oregon Zoo Partnership
To: FW1 All Users-dynamic <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>>


We are excited to announce that, in partnership with Confluence Environmental Center<> and the Oregon Zoo<>, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Oregon Fish and Wildlife Office<> is supporting a new "Wildlife Conservation Educator" AmeriCorps position.

Please help us spread the word!

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to gain extensive experience in public engagement for diverse audiences, conservation education, strategic communications, and collaboration and partnership development. Additionally, this position will provide ample opportunities to learn about the work of the USFWS and other natural resource agencies, as well as the Oregon Zoo. Please view this LINK<> for more details, including how to apply<>. The application deadline is no later than June 17, 2018.

Additional Information:
Confluence AmeriCorps Members serve full time from September 5, 2018 through July 26, 2019. Our positions are "federally-stipended" and offer the following benefits:

  *   $13,732 living allowance paid over the 11-month term of service (approx. $1,248 monthly, before taxes).
  *   $5,920 education award (qualified student loans and/or education expenses)
  *   Loan Forbearance
  *   Health Care Insurance
  *   Child Care Reimbursement
  *   $100 Training Fund
  *   Professional Leadership Certificate, Trainings and Networking opportunities.
  *   May be eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Please let me know if I can answer any additional questions!


Leah Schrodt
Interpretive Lead, OR Zoo Partnership
US Fish and Wildlife Service
(971) 930-2211 (Cell)