Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas!  All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and will be required to provide proof of identity and authorization to work in the U.S.

 

GROW Volunteer Coordinator

The Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) seeks a motivated professional to work collaboratively with the GROW Volunteer Manager to expand and further develop a centralized volunteer management program that supports volunteer needs for both the Fort Worth Botanic Garden and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas through one common operation.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The Volunteer Coordinator will recruit, train, and retain volunteers and engage the corporate community through the gateway of volunteerism.  This position will be responsible for communication and coordination of various volunteer-related tasks and will be primarily responsible for managing data associated with volunteers. 

A bachelor’s degree is preferred.  Candidate must have computer competency with proficiency in Excel, Word, Outlook, Office 365, and SharePoint. Also, experience working with volunteers and excellent customer service skills.  Preferred skills and experience include Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills, prior experience as volunteer coordinator for public or nonprofit employer, and experience with donor and contact databases. 

Please see the full job description for a more detailed list of job tasks and applicant qualifications.

BRIT strives to maintain a positive working environment focused on growth and success of individuals, working together in a collaborative, professional manner, with communication a priority. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter as a single document to: brithr@brit.org. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. BRIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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