Seeking Part-Time Organizer
OSTA is a nonprofit, all-volunteer education and advocacy group that works with residents of manufactured home parks (MHPs) and floating home communities (marinas) in Oregon. OSTA seeks to enter into a 6-month contract with an organizer who will visit and communicate with MHPs along the I-5 corridor and recruit new OSTA volunteers. Recruited volunteers must have the time and capacity to volunteer for roughly 6 hours/month.
The organizer must be available for up to an average of 30 hours per month and will be paid at $33 per hour. Total monthly payment will not exceed $1,000. This position is an independent contractor job, not an employee position. Monthly continuation of the contract will depend on satisfactory progress towards the goals and outcomes outlined below. Gas, printing and other necessary expenses will be reimbursed.
Experience as a community organizer or leader; some knowledge or willingness to learn Oregon manufactured home park law and tenants’ rights; solid communication skills to inspire and educate potential volunteers; ability to physically visit and communicate on zoom with a variety of MHPs. Preference will be given to an individual who has experience with volunteer management.
Goals and Required Outcomes: