Weekly Update 7.13

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University of Pitt is hiring a Community Engagement Center Coordinator:

The Community Engagement Center (CEC) Director will work directly in partnership with organizations and leaders of Homewood to ensure the attainment of both community and University goals.

The director must be a trusted resource to community leadership as well as to University faculty and staff. In order to meet these objectives, the Center Director must be able to establish a high level of trust, possess outstanding written and oral communication skills, be skilled in relationship building and collaboration, be familiar with community-engaged learning and research, be able to work in diverse environments, and possess personnel, program, and facility management experience.

Knowledge of the social, political, and economic dynamics of Pittsburgh, and specifically those of Homewood, is preferred.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Experience: mid-level, 5+ years

Salary: full-time, pay not specified

Hilltop Urban Farm is hiring a Farm Laborer:

Hilltop Urban Farm (HUF), is a neighborhood resource that grows food, grows farmers, and grows community. Located in the south hills of Pittsburgh, PA, in just four seasons, the 23-acre site has gone from an abandoned former federal housing development, to a working farm. HUF provides fresh produce to the Hilltop community emergency food system.

The Hilltop community has been impacted by food apartheid lacking access to fresh, local foods. Hilltop Urban Farm recognizes the need for access and works with different community partners to fight food insecurity. HUF facilitates community events, youth programs, and educational opportunities for those interested in growing food. HUF envisions revitalized urban neighborhoods where abundant, fresh, and healthy food sustains community

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Experience: intermediate, some relevant knowledge

Pay: $20/hour (full-time seasonal position)

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is hiring a Senior Manager of Restoration & Ecology:

The Senior Manager of Restoration and Ecology works to manage, implement, and support various projects related to restoring the ecological health of Pittsburgh's park system at the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy (PPC). This position is responsible for researching best practices for ecological restoration and invasive species management, overseeing site monitoring and data collection, and implementing adaptive management techniques at designated sites.

The Senior Manager of Restoration and Ecology will also support media and education campaigns surrounding the ecological health of the parks; assist with the acquisition and management of relevant grants and funding opportunities; and oversee volunteer opportunities, apprenticeship and workforce development programs, and adjacent administrative activities.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Experience: mid-level, bachelor’s degree & 2+ years relevant work

Salary: $50,000 - $60,000

Three Rivers Young Peoples Orchestra is hiring a Manager of Marketing & Communications:

The Manager of Marketing and Communications is responsible for the implementation and curation of TRYPO’s digital and print messaging, ensuring brand and stylistic consistency across all communication channels. Responsibilities include content generation and propagation for the organization’s online presence; communication with members of the media; design/coordination of design of print advertising, concert materials, external communications and all other collateral materials; as well as overseeing our CRM (TRYPO is transitioning to Raiser’s Edge in Fall 2023).

Location: Pittsburgh, PA (hybrid)

Experience: intermediate, relevant bachelor’s degree preferred

Salary: $43,000 - $48,000

Bible Center Church is hiring a Farm Educator:

The Farm Educator will teach agriculture, nutrition and cooking classes to youth and adults and will assist with the maintenance of our farm and satellite gardens. The Farm Educator will work closely with our education staff to help plan and implement farm-based curriculum and will coordinate and oversee all community education and training activities.

Responsibilities include teaching youth in our educational programs about agriculture, nutrition, and cooking. Engage with community and university partners on farming initiatives and research related to urban agriculture. Lead community outreach, staff and volunteer coordination and recruitment and registration of participants for farm and education programs.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Experience: intermediate, some relevant knowledge required

Salary: $45,000 - $50,000

Carriage House Children’s Center is hiring Teachers:

Carriage House Children’s Center is an exemplary, nationally accredited child care center located in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Dedicated to nurturing the lives of children and their families in an early learning environment, we are seeking highly-motivated individuals to grow and join our teaching teams.

If you have previous experience working with young children and are interested in joining our inclusive learning community where all families, children and staff feel welcome and respected, we encourage you to apply today.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Experience: entry-level, relevant degree or 2+ years experience

Pay: $16 - $18/hour (full-time & part-time positions)

WORK is hiring a Advisory Practice Associate:

WORK is seeking a Program Associate that will be responsible for providing support to our program team in accompanying our clients through our consulting lifecycle to develop responsible and sustainable supply chains, which will also support the creation of programs, services, and other interventions that support informal waste collectors worldwide. This individual must be a critical thinker, a problem-solver, and have an ability to see the bigger picture to an overall project. This team member will report to our Senior Program Manager.

Our culture is collaborative, entrepreneurial, and fast-paced. We maximize resources to provide the most effective services for the families we serve. We're looking for like-minded individuals who will work relentlessly to accompany our families to independence. The new team member must be an adaptable, positive, and collaborative team player.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA (hybrid)

Experience: intermediate, some relevant knowledge

Salary: $45,000 - $60,000

Brightside Academy is hiring a Staff Accountant:

Brightside Academy is a recognized early childhood education provider offering a safe, supportive, and educational environment focused on child development at every stage. We offer state-of-the-art facilities with a nationally recognized curriculum.

With 30+ locations throughout Pittsburgh and Philadelphia PA, Brightside Academy believes that our employees are our best resources for our children and communities. If you have a passion for growth and development, can thrive in a challenging yet rewarding environment, have worked in a capacity overseeing children for at least two years and are ready to excel in your career, we’d like to speak with you!

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Experience: intermediate, minimum associate’s degree and 2 years experience

Salary/Pay: full-time, not specified

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