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Community Cleanups Events Associate - Part Time
United By Blue is looking for a Community Cleanups Events Associate to help manage UBB’s Community Cleanups event series in Fall 2021. Community Cleanups are volunteer-driven, education-focused events in which we invite volunteers, local businesses, nonprofits, and more to join us in cleaning up a body of water in locations around the country. The Associate will manage pre and post event logistics, as well as onsite event management. The Associate will be expected to travel, either by company vehicle or company-funded flights, to the cleanup locations.
The Cleanups team executes the company’s mission to remove one pound of trash from the world’s oceans and waterways for every product sold. The Cleanups team is responsible for developing strategies to remove trash from waterways and track the mission’s progress. One of the main strategies to accomplish this is to host community cleanups. Community Cleanups allow UBB to engage and educate hundreds of volunteers on issues surrounding ocean pollution, while encouraging volunteers to pick up trash along their local waterway.
Reports to: Sustainability / Cleanups Manager
8/20: Philadelphia, PA
8/28: Portland, OR (Option 1)
9/25: Hillside, NJ
10/16: Portland, OR (Option 2)
11/13: New Orleans
Note: Cleanup dates are subject to change. If dates must change, the Associate’s availability will be considered.
Job Responsibilities: The Community Cleanups Events Associate will travel to all 5 Fall cleanup events to manage onsite event execution. The Associate will gain skills in event planning, volunteer management, partner management, event promotion, environmental activism, and more.
The Community Cleanups Events Associate is expected to manage onsite event execution, including but not limited to:
Assist with cleanup set-up (tent, tables, flags, etc.)
The Community Cleanups Events Associate is expected to manage pre- and post-event management tasks such as:
About United By Blue:
United By Blue is an outdoor lifestyle brand with a focus on waterway conservation. Our apparel, bags, and accessories are designed with responsibility and durability at their core.
In 2015, Outside Magazine named United By Blue as #3 Best Places to Work in the outdoor industry. We are also a Certified B Corporation, creating a culture that is driven by social and environmental good.
205 Race Street, Philadelphia PA (Old City)
How to Apply:
E-mail resume and a few sentences about why you want to work with us to email@example.com