So, you support a Woonasquatucket River that’s full of amazing spaces to walk, bike, run, paddle, play, fish, explore–and maybe one day swim? Then, we’re glad you found our job opportunities! We have full-time, part-time, intern and seasonal positions. Check back regularly for job postings.
The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) seeks candidates with experience in landscaping, maintenance, and strong interpersonal skills. River Rangers are stewards of the Woonasquatucket River Greenway, a 7-mile bike path following the Woonasquatucket River, both on-road and off-road, from Providence to Johnston. The WRWC has worked to restore four urban parks along the Greenway – Merino Park, Donigian Park, Riverside Park and the Woonasquatucket Adventure Park. The River Ranger team works with the Police Department, Providence and Johnston Parks Departments, the Providence Housing Authority, local organizations, businesses, churches, recreation centers, and community members to revitalize parks, maintain a bike path, and empower the Woonasquatucket watershed community through education and community events.
The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) seeks a Development Intern. The Intern will work directly with the Development Director to research and cultivate potential donors, manage the organization’s donor databases, track and evaluate fundraising efforts, and organize events. This is an excellent opportunity for an organized and motivated individual to develop skills in nonprofit development work and learn about nonprofit management. This is a paid position at $15.00/hour for approximately 10 hours of work weekly. We are looking for someone who can join us as a Development Intern through at least May 2021. Given public health conditions, this position will be primarily remote, though there will be opportunities for safely conducted in-person interaction.