• [ANS] ANS-119 AMSAT News Service Special Bulletin - ARISS-USA Volunteer

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    * ARISS-USA Volunteer Search

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    ANS-119 AMSAT News Service Special Bulletin

    AMSAT News Service Bulletin 119.01
    DATE April 29, 2021
    BID: $ANS-119.01

    ARISS-USA Volunteer Search

    Amateur Radio on the International Space Station, Inc. (ARISS-USA) is
    seeking volunteers to support our mission:
    To provide and operate Amateur Radio systems on International Space Station (ISS) and elsewhere to inspire, educate, and engage youth and communities
    in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) and to support ISS backup communications. ARISS-USA, is a 501 (c) (3) charitable, educational and scientific non-profit that was recently incorporated in the state of Maryland in the USA.

    We are seeking volunteers with a can-do, collaborative attitude who can
    work effectively as part of a team to support a variety of functions and
    roles. We have volunteer openings in several senior leadership roles, including:

    Associate Director
    Director of Business Development
    Director of Volunteer Resources
    Director of Public Engagement
    Director of Engineering

    We also have openings for volunteers who would support functions within the above teams as well as openings within the ARISS-USA Operations,
    Engineering and Education teams.

    Descriptions of each of these roles are given in Article 8.6 of the
    ARISS-USA bylaws that can be referenced at: https://ariss-usa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/ARISS-USA-Bylaws-Web-Site.pdf

    Candidates accepted into senior leadership positions will be required to
    first serve in a six-month probationary period. All candidates for senior leadership positions must be U.S. citizens.

    If you are interested in making a difference as an ARISS-USA team member, please send your resume or CV to candidates at ariss-usa.org. Include a
    cover letter that explains what position you are interested in supporting.

    We thank everyone for your interest and support to ARISS!

    Ad Astra! (To the Stars!)

    Frank H. Bauer, KA3HDO
    ARISS-USA Executive Director

    ARISS-USA is an Equal Opportunity Organization and will not discriminate on
    the basis of gender identity, age, race, color, national origin, religion, physical handicap, disability or any other legally protected status

    For more information about ARISS, see ariss.org

    [ANS thanks ARISS-USA for the above information]


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    73 and remember to help Keep Amateur Radio in Space,

    This week's ANS Contributing Editor,

    Paul Stoetzer, N8HM
    n8hm at amsat dot org

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