Conservation Commission Secretary
The town of Norton, Mass., is looking to hire a part-time secretary for its Conservation Commission. The position is for 18 hours a week.
Responsibilities: General administrative and clerical duties; maintenance of electronic and written correspondence; preparation of permits; interacting with the public in a professional manner, answering inquiries and responding to requests.
Qualifications: High-school diploma; associates degree in a related field of endeavor preferred; three-plus years of experience in general clerical and secretarial work, with conservation commission experience as highest preference, followed by municipal experience preferred; related experience in bookkeeping and computers.
To apply: Send cover letter and resume to the Conservation Commission, 70 East Main St., Norton, MA 02766 or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to July 31.
Zoobilee Green Team Volunteers
Roger Williams Park Zoo is seeking volunteers to help making this year’s Zoobilee a zero-trash event. Zoobilee is the zoo’s annual fundraising event, where guests “feast with the beasts” and sample local cuisine, dance and enjoy the zoo after hours.
Responsibilities: Educate guests about sustainable practices during the event by recycling, composting and reducing waste.
Qualifications: Must be 21 or older and available to work one of the following shifts: June 24, 5-9 p.m. or June 24, 8 p.m.-midnight.
Benefits: In addition to helping make this event more sustainable, volunteers working the 5-9 p.m. shift will get to enjoy the event; volunteers working the 8 p.m. to midnight shift will receive free tickets to Brew at the Zoo.
To apply: Contact Andrea Crafton at email@example.com.
The Aquidneck Island Planning Commission is looking to hire a program manger for projects related to water quality, transportation, renewable energy and community engagement. This is a part-time position, about 24 hours a week, with potential for eventual increased or full-time employment.
Qualifications: 3-5 years relevant experience; proficient in social media and digital communications; ability to work occasional nights and weekends; experience with nonprofits and/or government preferred.
To apply: Send cover letter explaining interest in and qualifications for the position, resume, three references, and writing sample, link to portfolio or examples of work to firstname.lastname@example.org. Write “AIPC Job App (last name)” in the subject line of the e-mail, and assemble all required documents into a single PDF.