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NEIWPCC COVID-19 VACCINATION POLICY

NEIWPCC is committed to providing a working environment that keeps all staff as safe as possible and promotes the well-being of our community. All RFP applicants who may come into close contact with NEIWPCC staff are required to be fully vaccinated. Close contact may occur during the course of a project with a QAPP (via a QAPP audit), during project planning meetings, during project implementation, or other occasions. While some of these may occur virtually, please note that NEIWPCC reserves the right to audit a project at any time. Applicants must be prepared to show proof of vaccination prior to any close contact with NEIWPCC staff.  Accepted proof of vaccination includes the original vaccination card, a printed copy of the vaccination card, or a digital photograph of the vaccination card. To protect confidential information, NEIWPCC will not maintain copies of these documents, and any records provided will be discarded.

In addition, NEIWPCC is committed to providing events that keep all participants as safe as possible and promote the well-being of our community. NEIWPCC requires all individuals who participate in NEIWPCC-funded events to be fully vaccinated in order to attend. Any events hosted with funding from NEIWPCC must follow our pandemic procedures.

This policy also applies to the contractor’s subcontractors

All contractors applying for new work (or amending existing agreements) must be vaccinated.

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LCBP Boat Launch Stewards celebrate a good day of pulling invasive water chestnut. Photo: LCBP

Grants Manager

We are seeking a full-time Information Officer to join our collaborative team as a grants manager. This position will provide administrative support to the Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP) Grand Isle office and will work closely with NEIWPCC staff to streamline the administration of LCBP and Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership (CVNHP) grants.

The grants manager will track project-level reporting metrics and serve as the primary point of contact for all LCBP and CVNHP-supported grants. Responsibilities include assisting other staff with management of Request for Proposals; assisting applicants and grant recipients with all aspects of the process to ensure complete grant applications, timely submission of contract documents, and invoice processing; and providing general administrative support throughout the office under the supervision of the LCBP Office Manager.

The successful candidate will hold a degree in accounting, business or public administration, business or non-profit management, communications, environmental/natural resource management or a related field. Candidates with relevant experience or who have taken a less traditional path will be considered if an aptitude for success and a strong willingness to learn is clearly apparent.

Must have experience working with and managing grants, and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within diverse groups. Must have excellent grammatical, organizational, and interpersonal skills and a willingness to work in a team environment.

This full-time position is based in the Lake Champlain Basin program office, located at 54 West Shore Road, Grand Isle, VT. Duties will be performed largely in an office setting, with occasional travel for which a private means of transportation will be required. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. Some travel may take place in Quebec, for which a valid passport or smart-license will be required. After six months of employment, this position may be eligible for a partial telework schedule for office-based duties, subject to approval and determined by program and office needs.

NEIWPCC offers a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees, including health/dental/vision coverage, generous retirement plan contributions, tuition reimbursement and professional development support, as well as eligibility for the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness program.

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample by email to jobs@neiwpcc.org by December 16, 2022. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, accepting applications until the position is filled. Please reference #23-LCBP-001 in the email subject line. Interviews tentatively scheduled in Grand Isle, Vermont, in mid-January.


Lake Champlain Resource Room Volunteer

Share your appreciation and knowledge of Lake Champlain and its watershed

Help visitors explore and protect the Lake Champlain Basin’s water quality, fisheries, wetlands, wildlife, recreation, and cultural resources.

Operated by the LCBP, the Resource Room at ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain welcomes visitors with hands-on activities, exhibits, and educational materials.


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