Bioinformatics and Data Science for Public Health - Silent Spring Institute

Posted on: March 22, 2019

Contact Email: careers@silentspring.org

Website: https://silentspring.org/opportunities-silent-spring-institute?fbclid=IwAR3xC7Ec_Tz4iRZyiuNx3fD9f3ME4fJDtpWJGnkjxVuMKM_Cc2mt2gEOPJQ#MD

Location: Newton (PA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Silent Spring Institute seeks a versatile bioinformatician, data scientist, machine learning expert, or statistician to tackle big data problems in environmental health and cancer prevention. The position can be structured as a permanent position or a postdoctoral fellowship. We will also consider hiring a consultant for short term project-specific work.

PhD Positions - University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Posted on: March 21, 2019

Contact Email: tiffany.messer@unl.edu

Website: https://engineering.unl.edu/messerresearch/

Location: Lincoln, NE (NE)

Opportunity Type: Fellowship

Career Level: Entry

Dr. Tiffany Messer is seeking two Ph.D. students to investigate fate and transport of
emerging contaminants (i.e. pesticides and antibiotics) in agroecosystems and the use of
wetlands for treatment at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln starting in the
Summer 2019 or Fall 2019 term.

Student support will be provided through funding from the USDA. Ability and interest
to work in both field and laboratory settings is vital. Graduate school applicants will
need a background in one or more of the following area: agricultural/biological/civil
engineering, chemical engineering, biogeochemistry, natural resources, and/or
environmental engineering.

Graphic Design & Communications Intern - Friends of the Earth

Posted on: March 21, 2019

Contact Email: jobs@foe.org

Website: https://foe.org/graphic-design-communications-intern/

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

Are you a new designer with a passion for environmental or social justice? Are you looking for hands-on, in-house design experience?

Friends of the Earth, U.S. is looking for a part-time, paid graphic design & communications intern for a three-month period in Spring 2019.

The intern will work alongside FOE’s Art Director and will support design to:

- Help our policy advocates build and win short-term campaigns,
- Contribute to broader progressive and environmental movements, and
- Strengthen the Friends of the Earth brand.

Please refer to our full listing for more details.

Conservation Worker II - Natural Area Preservation

Posted on: March 21, 2019

Contact Email: mhahn@a2gov.org

Website: https://a2gov.applicantpro.com/jobs/1031768.html

Location: 3875 E Huron River Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48104 (MI)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Abridged: See website for full posting.
Conservation Worker II
Work with our conservation crew to control invasive plants mechanically and chemically, including herbicide, pulling, and controlled burns. Use of gas power tools is required. Lead volunteer workdays.
This job requires excellent interpersonal skills for working with crew, volunteers, and public. Strenuous manual labor is expected, often in adverse weather conditions. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule.
SALARY: $12.12/hour; 40 hours/week; including regular evenings, weekends, and holidays
DATES OF EMPLOYMENT: This is a temporary position not to exceed 10 consecutive months.
TO APPLY: Apply online at https://a2gov.applicantpro.com/jobs/1031768.html

Senior Systems Administrator - Natural Lands

Posted on: March 20, 2019

Contact Email:

Website: https://natlands.org/everything-else/job-opportunities/senior-systems-administrator/

Location: Media (PA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

The Senior Systems Administrator is a hands-on leader providing overall guidance, planning, budgeting, implementation, security and support of all technology solutions in pursuit of Natural Lands mission. This position serves as the network and systems administrator for a combination of on premise and cloud-hosted solutions.

Adult and Family Program Manager - North Cascades Institute

Posted on: March 19, 2019

Contact Email: cindy_lee@ncascades.org

Website: http://ncascades.atsondemand.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=512617.viewjobdetail&CID=512617&JID=673154

Location: Diablo, WA (WA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

North Cascades Institute is seeking a dynamic, energetic leader to be its new Adult/Family Program Manager. Working from the North Cascades Environmental Learning Center on Diablo Lake in the heart of North Cascades National Park, the Adult/Family Program Manager is responsible for managing five education programs serving people of all ages throughout the year. Supervised by the Program Director, this position works closely with Institute staff, partners and contractors to support a wide array of adult/family educational programs. The Institute strives to further our identity as an institution that welcomes and embraces diversity in community and curriculum, works to redress historical inequities, and seeks a diverse pool of candidates.

Communications Intern - Defenders of Wildlife

Posted on: March 19, 2019

Contact Email:

Website: http://www.defenders.org/internships

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

The Communications Intern will assist with the creation of media materials – including press releases, talking points and editorials – and perform media research. The intern will also interact with other field offices and departments for outreach events on the Hill and other locations. There are opportunities for the intern to explore projects relevant to their own communications interests as pertains to the Defenders of Wildlife mission.
Please note that this is an unpaid internship. Students are encouraged to seek funding opportunities through their schools or outside sources. We do offer a transportation stipend. Hours are flexible to allow for other paid opportunities.

The Field School for Environmental Organizing - Green Corps

Posted on: March 18, 2019

Contact Email:

Website: https://greencorps.org/

Location: College Park (MD)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

We’re the country’s most respected training program for environmental organizers.

Are you determined to make the biggest positive impact you can on issues like climate change and clean water, but you don’t know where to start? Green Corps offers a yearlong, paid training program that will prepare you for a career in environmental organizing.

You’ll participate in eight weeks of intensive classroom training conducted by environmental organizers and leaders from a wide range of organizations and campaigns, such as Bill McKibben of 350.org.

Apply at https://greencorps.org/apply.html?utm_source=Environmental_Leadership_Program&utm_medium=web-ad&utm_campaign=GCOspring2019&utm_term=22&utm_content=EA_F_3-18.

GRANT AND ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR - The Seattle Aquarium

Posted on: March 18, 2019

Contact Email: d.wu@seattleaquarium.org

Website: https://www.seattleaquarium.org/careers#openings

Location: Seattle (WA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Hiring a part-time grant and administrative coordinator (GAC). This position will work as the primary project manager for the Expanding Empathy for our Marine Environment (EEME) grant-funded project. Using the work plan submitted to the grantor as a foundation, the GAC will develop and manage an adaptive plan to accomplish the established outcomes of the five interrelated projects that make up the EEME grant. Date needed: Pay and benefits:

$20–$25/hour, D.O.E. Please include pay expectations in your materials. Part-time staff are eligible for Seattle Aquarium’s part-time benefits package to include medical, vision, employer-funded health reimbursement account, flexible spending account, ETC.Early May 2019-application review happening now

P/T Marine Science Educator - The Seattle Aquarium

Posted on: March 18, 2019

Contact Email: d.wu@seattleaquarium.org

Website: https://www.seattleaquarium.org/careers#openings

Location: Seattle (WA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Hiring a part-time marine science educator to join its school and public programs team. The marine science educator position reports to on-site school programs coordinator, and will also work cooperatively with the public programs coordinator. During the school year (September through mid-June), this position will work with on-site school programs. During the summer (mid-June through August), this position will work with the summer camp program. The marine science educator will work with both coordinators to ensure the ongoing excellence of on-site classroom, workshop, camp and family programs. The educator will assist with the logistics, updates and program content development and delivery. Date needed: On/before May 15, 2019; Contact Dana