Local Food Access Coordinator

Posted: 11/13/2023

Local Food Access Coordinator
Center for Energy & Environmental Education
Impact & Responsibilities: Coordinates local food access projects including Veggie Vouchers, incubator farm, and community gardens; builds relationships with leading community organizations; supervises AmeriCorps members and UNI students; co-leads the Cedar Valley Regional Food & Farm Network; and collaborates with Center for Energy & Environmental Education (CEEE) staff and community organizations on projects and in securing additional funding for food access projects.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree; at least one year of experience in managing community-based initiatives; and excellent communication skills. Student Experience will be considered.
Preferred: Experience in community food systems development; experience with grant writing; and excellent computer skills.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at Application materials received by Thursday, November 30th will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit Criminal and other relevant background checks required.

UNI is a tobacco free campus.

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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