TFE Park Operations Coordinator
Trash Free Earth (TFE) is an environmental non-profit organization. TFE members are passionate individuals who donate their skills and time to help the organization provide its services to the community and the environment. We are currently looking for a passionate driven individual who would like to lead our Elysian Park Project. We are looking for someone who is lives within 10 miles from Elysian Park and would like to see this beautiful park free of trash. Someone who has a passion for community involvement. Someone who is resourceful, responsive, and eager to get the job done. All with a smile on their face. It is important for us that you love what you do and believe in what we do.
As a Park Operations Coordinator you will lead the Elysian Park project and assist with different tasks involving park improvement. With the help from the team you will lead our monthly Elysian Park cleanups, build relationships with the Elysian Park community, network, and help create the TFE/Elysian Park project plan.
The following are things we have to do for this project as a team:
Attend Community Meetings
a. Citizens Committee to Save Elysian Park (Meeting is first Wednesday of every month at 7PM at Elysian Park)
b. Echo Park Improvement Association - Town Hall Meetings (Meeting is first Thursday at 7PM at Elysian Park)
c. Neighborhood Issues Committee (Meeting is third Wednesday at 7PM at Elysian Park)
a. Build and Maintain professional relationship with CD13 and CD1.
b. Collaborate with and develop professional relationship by participating in relevant events.
c. Maintain relationship with Parks & Recreation Manager and set-up quarterly meetings with Parks and Recreation management.
a. Help create and develop Elysian Park Project Plan
b. Set-up goals and ensure delivery and practice of short term goals
Leading Monthly Cleanups
a. Determine location for cleanup and plan for event; determine team member attendance; discuss leader roles, determine equipment, location, distribution and recycling center, greet volunteers, discuss safety plan. Organize appropriate disposal of trash (including weighing) and collaborate with determining need to wash and sort equipment. Communicate with social media personnel and photographer to be able to follow-up with post in a timely manner
A handsome amount of experience is to be gained. We are all volunteers, no monetary compensation is provided at this time. If you are looking for an opportunity to gain community experience, exposure, to build your resume, and/or want to donate your service/skills to a non-profit you believe in, then this may be something for you.