Saturday, June 6, 2009

Job Opening: Chesapeake Program Organizer

Location: Washington, DC

Clean Water Action/Clean Water Fund seeks an organizer for watershed restoration activities in the Anacostia watershed in Washington, DC and Maryland. Clean Water Action is a national citizens' organization working for clean, safe and affordable water, prevention of health-threatening pollution, creation of environmentally-safe jobs and businesses, and empowerment of people to make democracy work. Clean Water Fund organizes strong grassroots groups, coalitions and campaigns to protect our environment, health, economic well-being and community quality of life.

Primary duties include:

  • Provide organizing support to communities in Anacostia watershed, helping them develop and implement plans to address water quality problems;
  • Recruit and train volunteers to assist with Anacostia watershed restoration activities;
  • Participate in other issue campaigns in Maryland and the Chesapeake region as assigned by supervisor;
  • Represent the organization in meetings and other events with allies and others;
  • Research, write, design, produce and distribute flyers, fact sheets, reports and other written products;
  • Assist with fundraising, administration, financial management;
  • Manage lists, files and databases needed for work assignments;
  • Perform other duties as directed by supervisors
For complete details about this position, click here.

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