Community Connections Liaison

The East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District (EMSWCD) is seeking a Community Connections Liaison (CCL) for the Urban Lands program. The Community Connections Liaison will work with staff and community groups/organizations to increase the engagement and participation of key communities in EMSWCD programs and projects throughout the urban areas of the district. An important function of this position will be to facilitate relationships between EMSWCD and community organizers, organizations, and opinion leaders.

Job duties include, but are not limited to: event coordination; leading and/or supporting organization-wide diversity, equity, and inclusion initiative; assisting with outreach efforts; and connecting community groups and community leaders with EMSWCD programs and staff.

This position is being offered at three classification levels (C1, C2, or C3), based on the applicant’s qualifications. The primary goal is to hire at the C2 or C3 classification, but promising C1-level candidates will be considered. Persons who represent diverse backgrounds and who speak more than one language are encouraged to apply.

Download a full description of the position, supplemental questions, a classification summary, and a summary of benefits in the links below:

To Apply

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The initial application review will take place on November 22nd, 2018.

Please carefully review the application procedures, job duties, and all requirements of the position in the job description. Failure to follow instructions will disqualify applicants from consideration.

EMSWCD is an equal opportunity provider and employer. EMSWCD prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisals, because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or any other protected status. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication or program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact the EMSWCD Office at (503) 222-7645.