AZSA Mission To create and support cutting-edge, project-based sustainability solutions in Arizona
AZSA has five priorities: Conservation, Renewable Energy, Sustainable Food Systems, Urban Forestry, and Cities
Across the five priorities, there are individual projects
Role Purpose The Green Spaces Manager position works with AZSA staff and volunteer staff across the AZSA priorities and projects that require the design and implementation of innovative green spaces.
Currently, there are two projects, but AZSA expects that this is a growing area of work. Further information will be provided during the interview.
The first project is to design the green spaces for a plot of land that will have two group homes for female veterans that have been subject to sexual assault. The spaces created will need to be thoughtful in creativity and innovation and the needs of those that will be utilizing those spaces.
The second project is to create a cutting-edge green space around the first 3D home being built in Tempe, AZ.
Design of green spaces for at least two AZSA projects
Work with AZSA project coordinators and external partners to ensure the designs meet the needs of those utilizing the green spaces
Support the implementation/installation of the green spaces
Ideal Skill Set
Background in permaculture, garden design, horticulture, and/or landscape architecture
Demonstrated experience in utilizing new technologies for the creation of outdoor green spaces (e.g. vertical gardens)
Experience working with multiple partners
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Self-starter who is able to work independently and as a team member
Sincere commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups, including staff, board members, volunteers, donors, program participants, and other supporters
Time Commitment: Approximately 5-10 hours per week All AZSA positions are remote, with periodic fieldwork and other necessary in-person activities specific to the particular position. To apply for this volunteer opportunity, email your cover letter and resume/cv to firstname.lastname@example.org
8205 South Priest Drive #11962, Tempe, AZ 85284, US
The mission of the Arizona Sustainability Alliance is to create and support cutting-edge, project-based sustainability solutions in Arizona.
The Arizona Sustainability Alliance is a volunteer, non-partisan group committed to protecting our environment and promoting sustainable living through action and advocacy. Through
We empower Arizona citizens to work together toward more verdant, equitable and sustainable communities. We share a deep concern about catastrophic climate change, the future of our planet and the health and well being of generations to come.
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
Phoenix Metropolitan AreaPhoenix, AZ85004
January 11, 2021
Teaching / Instruction
~5-10 hrs/week, depending on current projects
To apply for this volunteer opportunity email your cover letter and resume/cv to email@example.com