TN Wildlife Federation
TN Wildlife Federation
Tennessee Wildlife Federation
The Program Coordinator position helps cultivate a lifelong outdoor lifestyle by increasing growth and momentum within Federation program offerings. Tennessee Wildlife Federation’s shooting sports program provides youth ages nine through the 12th grade and college an opportunity to participate in the three main shotgun disciplines—trap, skeet, and sporting clays. This coordinator-level position would also help provide hands-on instruction in the art of being an outdoorsman or woman to beginner hunters and anglers of all ages, races, and genders within our Hunting and Fishing Academy. Lastly this coordinator-level position would provide assistance to our Hunters for the Hungry program which provides a unique and creative way to provide healthy, much needed protein to Tennessee’s citizens in need while helping to manage the state deer herd.
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Based in Nashville with statewide travel
Reports to: SCTP Manager; Director of Programs
Responsibilities: Reporting to the Tennessee Wildlife Federation’s Director of Programs, the Program Coordinator is a full-time staff position responsible for day-to-day coordination and expansion of the Scholastic Clay Target Program, Hunters for the Hungry, and the Hunting and Fishing Academy program.
Travel: This role requires occasional day trips and overnight travel as well as evening and weekend work hours for events.
Ethical Hunting Practices: Federation staff know and respect the game hunted, follow all related laws, familiarize themselves with wildlife in the area, and behave accordingly. As an employee of the Federation, all employees are expected to follow all state and federal hunting and fishing guidelines and practice ethical and fair chase practices while executing or assisting with program events or in your personal outings afield.
Key Qualifications: As a prerequisite, the successful coordinator must believe in the core values of Tennessee Wildlife Federation and be driven by the mission. The coordinator will have the following experience and attributes:
- Strong time management and organizational skills with attention to detail
- Ability to multi-task and communicate effectively
- Ability to prioritize work and know when to consult with supervisor
- Attention to detail and professionalism in all written and oral communications
- Proficiency in MS Office and ability to learn the SCTP event registration system
- Ability to work nights, weekends, and long days, as needed
- Willingness to travel as needed
Physical Requirements & Work Environments:
Tennessee Wildlife Federation offers a competitive benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. No person will be discriminated against because of race, religion, creed, color, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, or disability. Each person will be judged on his/her own merit when determining employment and advancement opportunities.
Tennessee Wildlife Federation offers a competitive benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
How to Apply
- To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submit each required document separately, as a pdf, attached to your email. The filename of each document must start with your last name and first initial, followed by the name of the document (Ex: DoeJ-Resume)
- Candidates who send automated applications using existing profiles will not be considered for the position
- Phone calls regarding the position will not be accepted
- Date Posted: September 15, 2021
- Type: Full-Time
- Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
- Service Area: Environment
- Working Hours: 40 hrs/wk., M-F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, some weekends.