Are you interested in helping communities in Philadelphia learn more about protecting local watersheds through projects that make neighborhoods greener, more vibrant places to live, learn, work and play?
You could be the Philadelphia Water Department’s new Outreach Ambassador! The deadline to apply is April 19.
Become an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer with the Philadelphia Water Department and serve in a year-long position that focuses on expanding Green City, Clean Waters outreach in Philadelphia neighborhoods and supporting other water-related initiatives that help our communities.
Our ideal candidate has a passion for protecting the environment and improving the quality of life in Philadelphia neighborhoods. We believe arming citizens with knowledge empowers them to advocate for smart infrastructure investment in their neighborhood and allows them to help others get the most out of City services.
We want our Outreach Ambassador to bring energy to a job that requires engaging people from a variety of backgrounds around complex issues like stormwater runoff pollution, green infrastructure, low-income assistance programs and water quality concerns.
Every day, you’ll work with the Philadelphia Water Department team to build public support for environmental investments by empowering residents to become Green City, Clean Waters ambassadors within their community.