Planning for Resilient Communities Across MT - MTCC AmeriCorps VISTA

Opportunity Type: Job

The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT), based in Butte, Montana, works with local and state partners to strengthen community resilience in the face of stresses and shocks, especially related to climate change disruptions. This position will work with NCAT, Silver Bow County, EcoAdapt and other project partners to organize and coordinate a series of climate adaptation workshops for the county and develop a community climate resilience plan. You also will support another VISTA member, in partnership with Montana State University and Climate Smart Montana, to conduct a statewide needs assessment and engage Montana stakeholders to develop recommendations for how AmeriCorps programs can advance community resilience planning in Montana as recommended in the 2020 Montana Climate Solutions Plan.

Position Overview

This position will support NCAT and other key partners, including Montana State University and Climate Smart Montana, to conduct a statewide needs assessment and engage Montana stakeholders to develop recommendations for how AmeriCorps programs can advance community resilience planning and climate solutions in Montana as recommended in the 2020 Montana Climate Solutions Plan. You also will support another VISTA member to organize and coordinate a series of climate adaptation workshops in Silver Bow County and develop a community climate resilience plan.

How to Apply

The Program start and end dates are 11/8/2021 – 11/7/2022.  Please see the link below for the full job description, requirements and to apply.