POSITION: Operations Director
LOCATION: Northwest Youth Corps Headquarters, Eugene, Oregon
STARTING WAGE: $60,000 annual salary
BENEFITS OVERVIEW: Personal Leave, Paid Holidays, Medical and Dental Coverage, Disability/Life Insurance, 401k investment plan, Professional Development, and other perks!
Since 1984, Northwest Youth Corps (NYC), a non-profit organization, has given tens of thousands of youth and young adults opportunities to learn, grow, and experience success. Through partnerships with conservation agencies, youth and young adults gain the personal and professional skills needed to carry out a variety of stewardship projects, from which they can earn a paycheck, high school credit, and/or an AmeriCorps educational award. More importantly, these young people gain skills needed to become economically and socially self-sufficient, benefit their communities as citizen stewards, and recognize that they can make a positive difference. NYC also operates an accredited charter school, internship program, and the Idaho Conservation Corps (ICC).
The Operations Director (OD) develops and executes systems that promote the efficient operation of our facilities, fleet use & maintenance, equipment purchase/repair, food programs for crews, and field communication systems. The Operations Director reports directly to the Deputy Director (DD). The Operations Director has oversight for a small team of staff who provide logistics support, facilities maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance, inventory and support for program management. The OD is responsible for planning documents, operational reports, professional oversight, staff meetings, and staff performance reviews. The OD works with staff to develop/document operational procedures and strengthen overall organizational administrative and programmatic infrastructure.
Department Supervision and collaborations
The Operations Director supervises full-time staff in the Eugene office, as well as provides systems and logistical support to Operations staff in Idaho and Washington, which includes the requirement to travel to these locations on occasion. The position requires prioritization and delegation of multiple projects simultaneously. The Operations Director must have the demonstrated ability to identify problems, formulate and implement solutions, as well as evaluate success. The Operations Director will work daily with people across all departments of the organization; communication and collaboration is an essential function of this position.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Position Qualifications & Certifications
Management and Oversight
Vehicles, Equipment and Food
Physical Demands/Work Environment
**This Position Description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of
activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities and
activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice. **
All job offers are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check as well as record of full COVID 19 vaccination OR an NYC approved medical/religious exemption.
This is a full time, exempt position. Typical hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00AM to 5:00 PM; with periodic long days and/or evening and weekend responsibilities seasonally.
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Northwest Youth Corps is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Our core purpose is to provide opportunities for youth and young adults to learn, grow, and experience success. We believe diversity is a key source of strength for our communities, and we strive to create a safe and empowering environment for participants from a wide range of backgrounds and abilities. We are deeply invested in the success of youth and young adults of all races, ethnicities, gender identities, religions, sexual orientations, economic statuses, or other socio-cultural identifiers.
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