Food Village Coordinator
Posted: Nov. 23, 2021
The Food Village Coordinator (FVC) is a multi-discipline environmental professional position that requires knowledge of Yurok traditional foods, gardening, and environmental education. The position is entirely grant funded and grant writing and project reporting is an important and necessary function.
The FVC may be assigned to any of the following environmental areas depending on the Tribe’s need, funding source, and the individual’s expertise: food forest/garden/farm creation and maintenance, youth environmental education, traditional food procurement and processing, food rescue and delivery, and food preservation education, implementation of traditional land management practices.
This position will require extensive collaboration with other Yurok tribal departments, local schools, Yurok tribal members and members of the community.
All hiring is subject to the Yurok Tribe’s hiring preference.