Youth Programs Manager - Maine Audubon

Posted on: November 2, 2018

Contact Email: jobs@maineaudubon.org

Website: https://www.maineaudubon.org/news/now-hiring-youth-programs-manager/

Location: Falmouth (ME)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Purpose of the position

To lead the development and implementation of camp, school, and enrichment programs throughout the year for Maine youth that align with and support Maine Audubon’s mission, new strategic plan, and programmatic priorities.

Primary areas of accountability include:

Program development & management – year-round, mission-oriented programs for youth
Staff & volunteer management – develop, fill, and supervise seasonal, contract, and volunteer positions
External leadership — community partnerships, outreach, networking
Internal leadership – work with other Maine Audubon programs and support staff
Marketing – coordinate youth programs communications and marketing plan

Castanea Fellowship - Castanea Fellowship

Posted on: November 2, 2018

Contact Email:

Website: https://castaneafellowship.org/

Location: N/A (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Fellowship

Career Level: Entry

Castanea Fellows will build power to shift structures and culture towards the creation of a more equitable, sustainable, and healthy food system for children, families, and all communities. The Castanea Fellowship is a new, two-year fellowship for diverse leaders working for a racially just food system in any of the areas of: health, environment, agriculture, regional economies, and community development. We give Castanea Fellows the time, space, and resources they need to connect and innovate on long-term solutions that can foster vibrant communities.

Community Organizer - UPROSE

Posted on: November 1, 2018

Contact Email: info@uprose.org

Website: https://www.uprose.org/job-opportunities/

Location: Brooklyn (NY)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Work closely with Executive Director to develop strategies for UPROSE's environmental, climate and social justice programs, projects, and campaigns. Coordinate and conduct organizing event (develop outreach materials, manage database contact information, conduct door to door outreach and expand UPROSE's base). Plan informational sessions on key environmental and social justice issues. Work with UPROSE's members to identify issue that are important to them. Hold planning meetings with members to develop action strategies and plans for winning on issues and achieving goals. Help carrying out media strategies to raise awareness about issues and build support for our organizing. Assist with fundraising, grant writing and reporting.

Infrastructure Coordinator - UPROSE

Posted on: November 1, 2018

Contact Email: info@uprose.org

Website: https://www.uprose.org/job-opportunities/

Location: Brooklyn (NY)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

UPROSE seeks an Infrastructure Coordinator to lead the organization's planning, research, and policy work focused on community-wide development and resiliency. UPROSE works with community members, governmental agencies, and technical assistance partners to drive community-based planning, research, and policy efforts. Central to these efforts is advancing a locally-determined agenda for community and neighborhood development, with emphasis on industrial retention, climate resiliency, equitable economic development, and social cohesion. This is a full time position that provides benefit package and professional development opportunities.

Business Resilience Team Outreach Worker - UPROSE

Posted on: November 1, 2018

Contact Email: info@uprose.org

Website: https://www.uprose.org/job-opportunities/

Location: Sunset Park (NY)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

UPROSE seeks a Business Resilience Team Outreach Worker to assist in the outreach, data collection, and training of auto shops in Sunset Park. This is an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated, creative and experienced team player to engage in innovative grassroots research with national significance. The Outreach worker will work under the supervision of the Business Resilience Team Outreach Coordinator. This is a part-time position (20 hours per week) for three years and candidates must be able to work in a flexible schedule that may include weekends. Sunset Park residents are preferred.

Energy Justice Coordinator - UPROSE

Posted on: November 1, 2018

Contact Email: info@uprose.org

Website: https://www.uprose.org/job-opportunities/

Location: Brooklyn (NY)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

UPROSE works with community members and institutions, government agencies, technical assistance partners, and private stakeholders to advance a just transition away from fossil fuels and toward regenerative energy. UPROSE seeks an Energy Justice Coordinator to lead the organization's renewable energy development and policy work. This will include coordinating community-based energy planning efforts; the development of community-owned solar to Sunset Park; coordinating research into financial and legal models, advocacy for just energy policy and regulatory frameworks, and supporting community-led implementation strategies.

Development Associate - Alliance for Justice

Posted on: November 1, 2018

Contact Email: alliance@afj.org

Website: https://www.afj.org/about-afj/jobs/development-associate

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

AFJ’s seeks a Development Associate who will be responsible for providing support to the Development staff, including Vice President, Manager of Foundation Relations, Individual Giving Manager, and Senior Database Manager.

- Accurately maintain calendar for all development activities
- Research foundations and individuals, including philanthropy news and trends
- Research and prepare briefing memos on foundations and individuals
- Draft and send gift acknowledgement letters
- Oversee processing and routing of foundation grant agreements and contracts
- Assist the Foundation Manager with drafting foundation proposals and grant reports including supplementary materials
- Serve as secondary support for Foundation contacts
and more

ORISE PostDoc/Grad Fellowship - citizen science and crowdsourcing - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Posted on: October 30, 2018

Contact Email: benforado.jay@epa.gov

Website: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/EPA-ORD-OSA-2018-01

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Fellowship

Career Level: Entry

A postgraduate or postdoctoral research project training opportunity is currently available at the U.S. EPA, Office of the Science Advisor in the Office of Research and Development (ORD).

EPA and state environmental programs are expanding use of citizen science and crowdsourcing. Two recent reports from an external advisory committee define a proposed vision for citizen science at EPA and the importance of partnerships with other organizations to support the growing number of activities across the U.S.

The participant will be involved in analysis of research gaps and synthesis of innovative research approaches to science and technical issues using citizen science and crowdsourcing.

The anticipated start date is December 1, 2018.

Colorado Organizing Manager - Mothers Out Front

Posted on: October 29, 2018

Contact Email: jobs@mothersoutfront.org

Website: http://www.mothersoutfront.org

Location: Colorado- statewide (CO)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Mothers Out Front is seeking a talented organizer and staff manager to develop and lead our organization’s work in Colorado. As the organizing manager, you will help build a diverse and powerful movement of mothers, grandmothers, and caregivers advocating for a swift transition away from fossil fuels towards clean and renewable energy. You will recruit, train, and manage staff working with volunteer-led teams and build and support the Colorado state volunteer leadership team. You will work with leadership from the communities experiencing the worst effects of fossil fuels with particular attention to low-income communities of color.

Read the full job description here: https://www.mothersoutfront.org/colorado_organizing_manager

California Organizing Manager - Mothers Out Front

Posted on: October 29, 2018

Contact Email: jobs@mothersoutfront.org

Website: http://www.mothersoutfront.org

Location: California- statewide (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Mothers Out Front is seeking a talented organizer and staff manager to lead and expand our organization’s work in California. You will recruit, train, and manage staff working with volunteer-led teams and support and mentor the California state volunteer leadership team. You will support the statewide volunteer leadership in developing and implementing community and state-based campaigns, while coordinating with national organizing efforts to make urgently needed progress toward a healthy and livable climate.

Read the full job description here: https://www.mothersoutfront.org/california_organizing_manager