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 a Communications Associate. This is a part-time position with flexible hours and benefits based in Providence, Rhode Island. We enthusiastically encourage residents–especially Black, Latinx and indigenous residents–of communities in the Woonasquatucket River Watershed–Providence, North Providence, Johnston, Smithfield, North Smithfield and Glocester–to apply.
The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) seeks candidates with strong interpersonal skills and an interest in landscaping and maintenance. 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.