Project BRIDGE - Digital Engagement and Environmental Education Specialist

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Vacancy Type Temporary Is Internal Transfer Only No Working Title Project BRIDGE - Digital Engagement and Environmental Education Specialist Salary Range Anticipated Hiring Range $10-$25 per hour based on level of education and experience Position Number 15BBC1 Work Schedule M-F, part-time with some weekends required Full Time Equivalent (FTE) .725 Department 150201 - Parks, Recreation & Tourism Mg Department 150201 PRTM Job City & State Raleigh, NC Essential Job Duties

Specialists for the Project to Build Resilience and Innovation through Diverse Engagement (BRIDGE) support interaction and communication around issues of environmental justice and quality. Their mission is to design video and other environmental education projects that amplify the perspectives of social groups that experience disproportional negative impacts associated with environmental burdens in ways that encourage creative and inclusive environmental planning action.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Specialist may work between 5-30 hours per week, depending on project assignments and availability. Specialist must commit to completing a project and meeting benchmarks and goals established with supervisor and commit to a work schedule that supports the outcomes of the project. Specialist need not be located in Raleigh, but must be able to submit all hiring paperwork and attend mandatory Project BRIDGE training, which may require travel to Raleigh, NC.

Minimum Experience/Education

High school diploma and at least two years of experience with video editing, digital media, community organizing, social work, and/or environmental education.

Departmental Required Skills

Must be able to embrace diversity, in every sense, and be tolerant and respectful of individual differences.
-Must be self-initiating and able to effectively multi-task, keep track of deadlines.
-Effective oral and written communication skills for lay and professional audiences.
-Must exhibit interpersonal communication, team building, problem solving and networking skills.
-Evidence of ability to think like a researcher.
-Ability to maintain a safe and inclusive work environment.
-Ability to manage and process paperwork for equipment purchases and travel

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

-Four year college degree or Master’s Degree or equivalent level of specialized training through education or experience.
-Experience or education that indicates the ability to work with an ethnically diverse youth population.
-Familiarity with ideas, policies, and/or experience associated with environmental equity, participatory planning, and/or hurricane recovery.
-Previous experience developing lesson plans, online educational content, and/or a high impact social media presence.
-Event planning, programming, or marketing experience
-Skilled in coordinating activities and establishing priorities
-Ability to analyze problems and make well-reasoned, sound decisions
-Able to work within a team construct as well as autonomously and independently
-Experience making audio and video recordings
-Proficiency managing multimedia and/or qualitative data.
-Proficiency with social and educational media (Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Collaborate)
-Proficiency with video editing software (i.e. Adobe Premier) or experience that indicates you can teach yourself new software.
-Proficiency with document design software (i.e. Adobe In-Design)
-Proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel, email.

Required License or Certification

Valid U.S. Driver’s License, any state

Special Instructions Job Open Date 02/12/2018 Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time. 02/16/2018 Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date 02/23/2018 AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. Do you have a least two (2) years of experience with video editing, digital media, community organizing, social work, and/or environmental education?
    • Yes
    • No
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  2. Contact Information for References
  3. Resume/CV
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    Posted: 2/8/2019
    Application Due: 4/9/2019
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