North Douglas Betterment, a local non-profit organization in Douglas County, and the UCAN VISTA Coalition is accepting applications for a VISTA worker to assist with developing and implementing a marketing initiative in the North County area. The project area includes the communities of Rice Hill, Yoncalla, Drain, Curtin and Elkton with an office space at Yoncalla City Hall. The position is to start on July 9, 2010 and end in July 2011. Compensation for the 52 week assignment includes: • $5,325 education award or $1500 End of Service Award
• $858 monthly stipend (pre-tax)
To apply submit a resume by May 15 to: Kent Smith, PO Box 362, Yoncalla OR 97499. (The selected candidate will need to later submit an AmeriCorps application. Desired skills include a positive attitude, good energy, friendly personality and computer literacy. Experience with web site design and / or GIS map development would be favored. Applicants must be U.S Citizen or Legal Resident, at least 18 years old and have a valid driver license and insurance. For more information about the project contact Kent Smith at 541-680-3286.