[Coral-List] Job Announcement: Coral Education & Outreach Coordinator - CNMI

Steven Johnson stevenjohnson at deq.gov.mp
Wed Jan 4 20:21:25 EST 2012

Dear Coral-Listers,

The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Coral Reef Initiative
(CNMI CRI) program is pleased to announce the opening for a Coral Education
& Outreach Coordinator. Details of duties/qualifications are listed below.
To obtain an official copy of the announcement, please send inquiries to
stevenjohnson at deq.gov.mp or steven.johnson670 at gmail.com.


Position: Coral Education & Outreach Coordinator

Closing Date: 1/18/2012

Duties: This position will serve as a coral reef outreach coordinator at
the Coastal Resources Management Office (CRMO). She/He will be responsible
for implementing priority outreach-related aspects of the CNMI Coral Reef
Protection Local Action Strategy, and communicating with, motivating and
working withe public on coral reef and environmental issues. Some specific
tasks follow:

- Develop and implement an outreach & education strategy for CRMO
coral-related programs including permitting, enforcement, wetlands,
watershed protection, beach restoration, public access, and non-point
source pollution
- Help coordinate environmental outreach efforts with a variety of agencies
and public/private stakeholder groups including the inter-agency CNMI
Organization for Conservation Outreach working group; develop interpretive,
education and information materials, displays and programs for coral reef
and coastal management issues
- Write articles for the newspapers, agency websites, and other media
summarizing CNMI coral reef protection and CRMO coastal management efforts,
accomplishments, and plans; help develops presentations and materials to be
given and distributed at various local, regional and national meetings
- Coordinates hiring process for annual summer internship
- Develop and write final campaign reports submitted to the Directors of
CRMO, the DIvision of Environmental Quality (DEQ), and the Division of Fish
and Wildlife (DFW); Perform other duties as assigned by the CRMO

Qualification Requirements: Any combination equivalent to graduation from
an accredited college or university with a Bachelors of Arts/Science degree
in any field plus two (2) years relevant experience in social science
survey techniques or master's degree in social science field. Copy of
degree/official transcript and police clearance must be attached to the

Steven Johnson
Biologist/Water Quality Specialist
CNMI Division of Environmental Quality
Nonpoint Source Pollution Branch/Marine Monitoring Program
PO Box 501304
Saipan, MP 96950
phone: (670) 664-8524
fax: (670) 664-8540
email: stevenjohnson at deq.gov.mp (work); steven.johnson670 at gmail.com(personal)

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