Monthly Archives: October 2013

Transportation Project Coordinator, UVM

Deadline: Nov. 6th, 2013

Part-time temporary position focused on FY14 grant project to “expand and integrate regional Transportation Demand Management (TDM) strategies”.  The overall goal is to provide education and awareness of transportation demand management (TDM) strategies, services and options to businesses, developers and property owners in the region, particularly in the proposed City Center development in South Burlington.  The coordinator will be employed and paid by CATMA.

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Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies, Luther College (IA)

POSITION:  Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, with a focus on sustainability or a related area; tenure-eligible.  We invite applications from all disciplines but specifically encourage applications from graduates of economics, political science, business, or interdisciplinary programs with a social science emphasis.

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Geo/Thermal Systems Operations Manager, Miami University (OH)

Miami University‘s Physical Facilities Department is currently seeking qualified, talented and enthusiastic candidates for several planning, architecture, engineering and construction management positions, including a Geothermal Systems Operations Manager. The Geothermal Systems Operations Manager will be directly responsible for the operation and maintenance of the geothermal and chilled water production and distribution systems on Miamis Oxford campus. This position will manage the involved personnel, annual budgets, maintenance activities, short and long term capital improvement planning, schedule of equipment operations and systems operations monitoring. The purpose of this position is to create an entity that monitors both budget and operations to provide reliable and cost efficient utility service to the university community.

Environmental Scientist/Program Coordinator, Pomona College (CA)

Review of Applications begins Nov. 1st, 2013

Environmental Scientist and Program Coordinator, Environmental Analysis Program, Pomona College Pomona College seeks to hire a senior environmental scientist as a tenured faculty member in the Environmental Analysis Program. Because of the intensely interdisciplinary nature of the program, we are looking for a dynamic colleague whose teaching and research demonstrate their ability to contribute across the humanities, sciences, and social sciences at one of the nation’s premier undergraduate liberal-arts programs.

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Director of Sustainability, University of Arizona (AZ)

Review of applications begins Nov. 12th, 2013

The University of Arizona (UA) invites applications for the position of Director of the University Office of Sustainability. The successful candidate will play an important leadership role in advancing a growing and thriving sustainability program within the UA, one of America’s premier, student-centered public research universities.

Located in Tucson, Arizona, UA is widely recognized as one of the top 20 public research universities in the U.S. It is ranked by the National Science Foundation as 19th among public universities and 30th among all public and private universities. A member of the Association of American Universities, UA is also Arizona’s land grant university and houses Arizona’s only colleges of medicine, pharmacy, public health and optical sciences, as well as a regional Cancer Center.

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Campaign Director, Dogwood Alliance (NC)

Dogwood Alliance, a dynamic and innovative organization that has increased protection for millions of acres of forests in the Southern US through transforming the business practices of some of the world’s largest corporations, seeks a full-time Campaign Director for the Our Forests Aren’t Fuel Campaign. This position is senior-level, requiring a high degree of professional leadership, accountability, management, communications, strategic planning, advocacy, negotiation skills and is based in Asheville, NC. Learn more/apply.

City Planner (MN)

Deadline: November 6th, 2013

The City of Minneapolis is seeking qualified applicants for a City Planner position. This vacancy is with the Land Use, Design and Preservation section of CPED and includes implementation of City policies through review of development proposals. The work associated with this position includes frequent deadlines while conducting land use and preservation analysis. The City Planner works independently as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Interested candidates can learn more about the position by clicking here.  Applications will be accepted October 21st through November 6th.

Environmental Planner, Vanasse, Hangen Brustlin, Inc. (Watertown, MA)

VHB is seeking an Environmental Planner to join our creative team. VHB’s environmental planning and sustainability group is hiring a junior-level professional to assist with the preparation of sustainability reports and plans, and NEPA documents for airports and other transportation projects. Learn more.

Manager for Forests and Climate Change, World Wildlife Fund (Washington, D.C.)

World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the world’s leading conservation organization, seeks a Manager for Forest & Climate Change. Under the supervision of the Director, the Knowledge Sharing & Learning (KS&L) Manager is responsible for developing and implementing the Forest and Climate Programme’s (FCP) KS&L strategy and work plans, ensuring that these align with and support the FCP’s overarching strategy and learning framework in ways that influence REDD+ policy, finance and implementation. Learn more.

Program Director, Metcalf Foundation (Ontario, Canada)

DEADLINE: Nov. 15th, 2013

The Metcalf Foundation is seeking a new Program Director for its Environment Program.”” Our Environment Program, Prosperity in Balance, is based on the belief that it is possible to strengthen and preserve the integrity or our natural environment in tandem with a successful economy that allows individuals to flourish and communities to thrive. To apply or recommend candidates for the position please contact Heather Dunford in confidence, at info@metcalffoundation.com . Interested candidates should send their expression of interest by November 15, 2013, 5:00 PM EST to info@metcalffoundation.com. Learn more.