This position is at the Gowanus E-Waste Warehouse in Brooklyn, one of the Lower East Side Ecology Center's main programs. Candidates for this position are people interested in working with the community members that come to the warehouse in search of volunteer opportunities. A candidate should be comfortable with providing training to volunteers, as well as working alongside volunteers, for the various workstations that support the warehouse's operations. Candidates should be comfortable with performing outreach to attract new volunteers, with working with past volunteers, and with collaborating amongst both to encourage an enjoyable team environment. Candidates should also be comfortable with coordinating volunteer orientations and schedules.
The program operates in a warehouse in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn - candidates should be comfortable working in a warehouse environment. The warehouse is open from Tuesday to Saturday - candidates should be available to work on these days.
LES Center - 469 President Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215 (Brooklyn)
MVS Unit – 314 E 19th St, New York, NY (Manhattan)