Organization: Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Location: San Diego, CA, Country
Job or Internship: Job
Under direction of the Education Director, primary responsibilities are to develop, coordinate, implement and assess daily and long-term operation and sustainability of Birch Aquarium’s volunteer resources. Work with approximately 400 volunteers to provide volunteer support to Aquarium staff for programmatic-, administrative- and husbandry-based tasks, striving for excellence in customer service, productivity and diversity. Provide direct supervision to student worker(s) and part-time staff, and work direction to a full–time programmer. Responsibilities also include, but are not limited to, implementing and evaluating ongoing recruitment and retention practices; placing volunteers based on Aquarium needs; coordinating and implementing volunteer schedules; assessing and keeping records; directly and indirectly supervising volunteers in collaboration with other Aquarium staff; updating and maintaining personnel files, databases and reports; establishing and enforcing Volunteer Resources’ procedures and policies and recommending changes to Education Director; conducting orientations and/or training, and administrating Volunteer Resources’ expenses.
Full Time Position. Sunday through Thursday
$3508-4889/mo $42102-58671/yr hiring salary
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Association of Zoos and Aquariums - 4 years ago