Program Officer - Institute for Sustainable Communities

Posted on: December 11, 2018

Contact Email: ssheehan@sustain.org

Website: https://sustain.org/

Location: Nationwide (VT)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

The Program Officer supports the design, development, and implementation of equitable resilience and sustainability projects across our U.S. Program portfolio. These projects accelerate strategies to tackle immediate environmental, economic, and social challenges and to build lasting capacity of our stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will have experience serving underrepresented communities, neighborhoods, and populations most vulnerable to the impacts of climate related events, a bachelor's degree and 3-6 years of professional experience. More info and apply at https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/78214

Equal Opportunity Employer

Government Relations Representative - The Wilderness Society

Posted on: December 11, 2018

Contact Email: Julie_shackett@tws.org

Website: https://www.wilderness.org/careers-internships

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

This position will oversee the efficient operations of TWS’ legislative advocacy work, ensure effective coordination of the Government Relations team internally and across the organization, and support priority campaigns by managing special projects, developing written advocacy and communications materials, and directly engaging and lobbying congressional offices. This position will also support the Senior Managing Director and the President’s Office in leading coalitions of conservation groups and engaging VIPs, as well as serving as a regular liaison for the Government Relations team with Conservation, Communications, Philanthropy, and other staff teams.

Central PA Organizer - PennFuture

Posted on: December 11, 2018

Contact Email: andrews@pennfuture.org

Website: https://pennfuture.org/Files/Admin/PennFuture---Central-PA-Organizer-%28Harrisburg%29.pdf

Location: Harrisburg (PA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

The Central PA Organizer recruits, trains, and manages volunteers in central Pennsylvania to advocate for environmental issues. He or she is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with PennFuture constituents and volunteers as well as identifying and training prospective environmental leaders. The Organizer works with a team of professionals including attorneys, policy experts, media professionals, and other outreach and civic engagement staff.

Food & Agriculture Senior Campaigner - Friends of the Earth

Posted on: December 10, 2018

Contact Email: jobs@foe.org

Website: https://foe.org/senior-campaigner-food-agriculture-program/

Location: Berkeley (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Friends of the Earth is seeking a full time senior campaigner to manage our West Coast activities within our Climate-Friendly Food Campaign. The campaign aims to leverage K-12, municipal and higher education food policies and purchasing dollars to drive market shifts toward fewer and more sustainable animal products and healthy, climate-friendly, plant-forward food. The primary focus for this position will be the K-12 school food sector. The senior campaigner will also support Friends of the Earth’s work to expose the devastating impact of factory farms and support our work to fight Trump’s pro-corporate, anti-environmental agenda as it relates to animal agriculture.

To apply: https://foe.org/senior-campaigner-food-agriculture-program/

Diversity in Conservation Internship Program (DCIP) - Conservation Trust for North Carolina

Posted on: December 10, 2018

Contact Email: victoria@ctnc.org

Website: https://www.ctnc.org/connect/diversityinterns/dcipapp/?eId=75ce8be7-da7d-412d-9d4a-31afe7c3684c&eType=EmailBlastContent

Location: Various Cities (NC)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

DCIP seeks to engage college students and recent graduates from underrepresented communities, particularly of Asian, Black, Hispanic, Multi-Racial, and Native American background, in conservation careers.

Interns are placed with host organizations for PAID, 10-week fulltime summer internships that provide hands-on opportunities to gain the skills and experiences necessary for a successful career. Through this program, CTNC and its partners introduce young adults of color to careers in conservation and connect conservation organizations to potential employees, while building each organization's racial equity and inclusion capacity. During the summer, interns also learn about the history of race and land in America.

Education Programs Coordinator - Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Posted on: December 9, 2018

Contact Email: EMCCOOL@RIVERBENDEEC.ORG

Website: https://riverbendeec.org/job-opportunities

Location: Gladwyn (PA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Education Programs Coordinator Riverbend Environmental Education Center Updated 11.30.2018
Full time, salary
Reports to: Manager of Education Programs
Riverbend Environmental Education Center offers high quality environmental education programs to children in the Philadelphia region. Join this progressive team of educators, dedicated to ensuring that all children have access to nature. This position is critical in implementing a new strategic plan and delivering high quality programming to advance Riverbend.

Anthony A. Lapham Conservation Fellow - American Rivers

Posted on: December 7, 2018

Contact Email: lapham@americanrivers.org

Website: https://www.americanrivers.org/anthony-a-lapham-river-conservation-fellow/

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Fellowship

Career Level: Entry

The Anthony A. Lapham River Conservation Fellowship provides an excellent professional development opportunity for talented post-graduates pursuing careers as leaders in the field of conservation advocacy. Recent graduate degree (MA/MS/PhD/JD/MBA) recipients will focus on an applied research project that will make a tangible contribution to American Rivers’ mission. Working with a team of professional staff, the Fellow will apply practical research and advocacy skills and develop a network of professional contacts in their field of expertise. The Fellow will be an integral part of an organization comprised of experienced conservationists and emerging leaders, and will participate in a range of river conservation activities.

Program Coordinator, Food & Agriculture - 11th Hour Project of the Schmidt Family Foundation

Posted on: December 7, 2018

Contact Email: jobs@11thhourproject.org

Website: http://www.11thhourproject.org/jobs/

Location: Menlo Park / San Francisco (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

We are looking for an exceptional person to provide administrative support to our Food and Agriculture Program, which is focused on exposing the true costs of industrial agriculture, building power in affected communities, and advancing regenerative farming models. The Program Coordinator must have an excellent work ethic, be highly organized and skilled at setting priorities, and possess a willingness to jump in with both feet. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident, smart, and highly productive; a quick study who thrives in a high-performing organization where standards are high and work is expected to be done quickly, efficiently, and accurately.

Field Operations Senior Manager - Washington Trails Assoication

Posted on: December 6, 2018

Contact Email: jobs@wta.org

Website: https://www.wta.org/our-work/about/job-opportunities

Location: Seattle (WA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

The Field Operations Senior Manager joins WTA as we celebrate 25 years of volunteer trail maintenance. The position has been newly created to work closely with the Trail Program Director to develop the leadership, systems and partnerships needed to reach the next level of effectiveness and impact. This is a unique opportunity for a collaborative, results-driven leader who is passionate about building an inclusive community of volunteers and developing a sustainable trail system in Washington. The Field Operations Senior Manager has operational responsibility for WTA’s field programs to build and maintain trails in partnership with federal, state and local agencies. This person will lead and develop a high-performance field management team t

Government Relations Representative - The Wilderness Society

Posted on: December 6, 2018

Contact Email: julie_shackett@tws.org

Website: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?ccId=19000101_000001&cid=2a2cd446-3b6b-45ff-90d7-579775843522&jobId=268705&lang=en_US&source=CC2

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

What we do:
The Wilderness Society is an organization of spirited people who, since 1935, have led the protection of a vast system of magnificent public lands that belong to everyone. We are also fighting to reduce climate change emissions and advocating for renewable energy solutions on our nation’s public lands.

What the Government Relations Representative will do:
This position will oversee the efficient operations of TWS’ legislative advocacy work, ensure effective coordination of the Government Relations team internally and across the organization, and support priority campaigns by managing special projects, developing written advocacy and communications materials, and directly engaging and lobbying congressional offices.