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Come join our team! We are beginning a search for a PT Community Liaison. This position will help foster a collaborative working relationship with Fire Safe Marin’s partner agencies. This is an exciting opportunity for someone interested in wildfire prevention and who enjoys being out in the community. The ideal candidate will have solid organizational skills and thrive in a community-facing role. The position offers good flexibility and a supportive team.

Read the job description below and email us if you have any questions. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Community Liaison

20 hours per week including some weekends and evenings.

Job Description

FSM collaborates with public, private and non-profit organizations on a wide variety of

public outreach and education efforts. Some of the ways we work together with our partners

include: developing training programs for specific audiences like the access and functional

needs community; creating educational materials; delivering resources to targeted

audiences; and providing information and support to the various communities of Marin.

Partner agencies include community-based organizations like the Marin Center for

Independent Living and North Marin Community Services, government agencies like Marin

County Parks and the City of San Rafael, and industry groups like the Marin Association of

Realtors. We work in partnership with cities, towns, community-based organizations and

industry groups to amplify our messages.

The Community Liaison shall foster a collaborative working relationship with Fire Safe

Marin’s partner agencies. Must have strong interpersonal skills, enabling you to work well

with others and adjust your approach to collaborate effectively. A wide degree of creativity

and latitude is expected. The Community Liaison reports to Fire Safe Marin Director of

Communications and Outreach.

Work Activities

● Regularly meet with partner agencies

● Assist team in the development of educational content and resources

● Participate in tabling and similar activities for contact with public and community partners

● Reply to email, telephone or face to face inquiries

● Attend Fire Safe Marin weekly meetings and work collaboratively with the team

● Prepare weekly activity reports, including tracking of community events

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

● Proven experience working with people with a broad range of backgrounds

● Team-player who can collaborate with colleagues

● Excellent time management skills and ability to multitask and prioritize work

● Attention to detail and problem solving skills

● Excellent written and verbal communication skills

● College degree preferred

● Bilingual Spanish desired

● Knowledge of Marin

● Interest in wildfire preparedness

Fire Safe Marin’s office is located in San Anselmo, California. Our staff collaborates

remotely and is responsible for evidence and tracking of work. Hourly rate is $35. Please

send resume and cover letter to: info@firesafemarin.org.