Program Assistant

WREN seeks a motivated and skilled individual, with a strong background and experience in environmental education, to serve as our Program Assistant. WREN’s mission: through collaborations and partnerships, we provide, deliver, and create educational and community programs that increase the number of people who engage, participate, appreciate our community’s stewardship of our native landscapes.


Position Overview:  WREN’s Program Assistant makes up a vital part of WREN’s 2 person staff. They work closely with the Program’s Coordinator to support the work of our programs, particularly our programs for schoolchildren and adults in the South Willamette Valley about threatened and endangered species in the West Eugene Wetlands. They will arrange and co-teach a variety of programs both indoors and outdoors, coordinate volunteers, build relationships with teachers and partners, create marketing materials to support our outreach to the community.

Position Type: Part-time, 0.60 FTE, 24hrs/week non-exempt

How To Apply:

WREN encourages all interested applicants to submit a resume and three references in a single PDF to WREN’s Programs Coordinator Isabel Justiniano at

Applications are reviewed in the order they are received, and initial interviews will be scheduled as completed applications arrive. Applicants will be notified if they are invited to a final interview the week of October 23rd. The preferred start date for this position is November 6th or as arranged.

Compensation Information

Pay Range: $16 – $18/hour based on experience

Benefits: paid sick and vacation leave, mileage reimbursement at .56 cents a mile