CES 2, Mariposa, CA, Req 20190396

County Location: Mariposa County

Date Posted: August 23, 2019
Closing Date: September 19, 2019

The Community Education Specialist 2 will perform the full range of program implementation duties on methods to reduce wildfire risk, especially prescribed fire in Mariposa, Merced, Madera and Fresno Counties. The incumbent will be responsible for the coordination, management, and delivery of educational programs to clientele and community members through a combination of direct education and by training the trainers. This includes training, guiding, and supporting clientele with information and resources; evaluating program implementation; collecting and compiling attendance at events, documentation, and evaluation data from clientele and participants; and writing reports in compliance with funding requirements. The Community Education Specialist 2 helps to coordinate and monitor fiscal oversight and compliance with funding requirement and ANR policies and procedures, and effectively resolves conflicts and complaints. 

Incumbent will assist in building and maintaining an informal network of partners, develop California specific educational materials in coordination with relevant programmatic academics, create news releases and news articles, and maintain and enhance subject matter competence. 

This position's primary focus will be helping to conduct, manage, and evaluate an educational program to increase the use of prescribed fire in the southern Sierra Nevada. 

This position will promote, in all ways consistent with other responsibilities of the position, the affirmative action goals established by UC ANR. 

This contract position will end on 3/31/2021.  

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