EMPLOYMENT

Join the movement of health and well-being in Leadville and Lake County!

Lake County Build a Generation is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Request for Proposals: Healthy Food Access Community Assessment and Report

The Lake County Food Access Coalition, the Lake County Public Health Agency and Lake County Build a Generation seek an assessment contractor to help improve healthy food access for Lake County residents, particularly those at or below 200% of poverty.

The assessment contractor will:

  • Design and implement a community assessment to identify barriers to enrolling in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and/or eating locally grown produce in Lake County
  • Conduct a community resource/capacity assessment to identify resources currently driving SNAP enrollment and/or access to local produce, and to identify opportunities for local agencies to expand their capacity to increase access to SNAP and locally grown produce.
  • Conduct a scan of the state to identify and document examples of innovative approaches to increasing SNAP enrollment and/or increasing access to local produce for families at or below 200% of poverty.
  • Identify statewide initiatives addressing access to healthy food, particularly those whose work addresses Lake County challenges
  • Produce a report that will guide the Lake County Food Access Coalition, Cloud City Farm, local elected leaders, and the community at large in addressing issues of healthy food access in Lake County, particularly for community members at or below 200% of poverty.

The ideal contractor has experience and/or knowledge of healthy eating and health equity; brings research experience and a willingness to co-create research with community members; and has experience writing clear and concise community reports.

Review the full RFP for Community SNAP Survey Contractor for a detailed description of the scope of work and proposal guidelines. Anticipated contract term is September 1 – December 31, 2018.

Proposals should be submitted no later than August 17, 2018 by close of business. For questions, contact Nichole Glaser at 719-486-4114 or nichole@lcbag.org.

Resilient Lake County Coordinator

Do you believe that everyone should live in a community in which they feel safe and included?

Have you worked with community members to address housing or community safety issues?

Do you believe that residents have the power to make change in their communities?

Do you feel that access to healthcare should include providing care that meets the needs of people from all cultures?

Are you excited to support community members to make positive change?

Then consider applying to be a Lake County Build a Generation Resilient Lake County Coordinator.

For more information and how to apply, please read the full job description:

In English

En Español

This position is open until filled. To be considered for the first round of interviews, please apply by August 22 to noah@lcbag.org.

Request for Proposals: Resilient Lake County Contractor

Lake County Build a Generation and the Lake County Public Health Agency are seeking a

contractor to work with the Resilient Lake County agencies to provide learning opportunities

and conduct organizational assessments related to trauma-informed care in Lake County.

The contractor will be responsible for working with 15 participating agencies in the county that have

committed to learning about and implementing trauma-informed practices at their

organization.

For more information and how to apply, please read the full RFP here.

Proposals are due September 7, 2018.  For questions, constant Noah Sosin at 719-486-4114 or noah@lcbag.org.

Contract Child Care

Energetic, fun individuals who love working with children are needed for Contract Child Care work! We have various events throughout the year that require child care, with hours ranging from 1-5. Compensation is $18/hour for adults and $10/hour for youth.

To apply, please fill out our Child Care Application, sign this background check authorization form, authorizing us to conduct a background check, and fill out this W-9. Please email forms to Rachelle Collins at rachelle@lcbag.org or bring them by our office at 711 Harrison Ave.

Contract Interpretation
Lake County Build a Generation seeks bilingual community members, particularly those with interpretation training or certifications, for Contract Simultaneous Interpretation work. We have various events throughout the year that require interpretation, with hours ranging from 1-5. Compensation is $25/hour. Candidates may be asked to complete an interpretation assessment. To apply, please fill out our Interpretation Application and this W-9. Please email forms to Rachelle Collins at rachelle@lcbag.org or bring them by our office at 711 Harrison Ave.
Youth Master Plan Intern

Are you a Lake County youth looking to develop your skills for future employment? Do you want to get more involved in preventing teen drug use? Are you interested in learning how we can get kids more excited to walk and bike? Do you want to be an advocate for teen voices in Lake County? If so, help get their voices heard and apply to be a Youth Master Plan Intern today!

Lake County Build a Generation (LCBAG), a department of Lake County, an EOE employer, seeks two part-time Youth Master Plan Interns to start in August of 2017. The youth intern should be able to commit to 16 hours per week in August and 4 hours a week from September 2017- May 2018. The intern will provide support for LCBAG’s work to create a healthier environment for youth and families in Lake County. Interns report to Youth Master Plan Coordinators. Please read the full intern Job Description.

TO APPLY- Interested youth should complete the application and bring it back to us by Friday August 4th.  You can return the application in one of three ways: 1) email Jena@lcbag.org OR 2) Bring it to the LCBAG office at 711 Harrison Ave, Leadville (under the red awning under the North side of the building) OR 3) mail it to LCBAG, P. O. Box 1302, Leadville, CO 80461.

This position is rolling and interviews will start immediately.