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Energy Manager, Town of Chelmsford (Chelmsford, MA)

The Town of Chelmsford seeks to hire a full-time Energy Manager to assist with all energy-related activities within the Town. Candidate will be responsible for analyzing current energy usage and developing the Town’s energy management plan in order to provide proper environmental conditions with cost-effective energy utilization. Benefits included. A complete job description is on file in Human Resources. For more information: Jeanne Parziale, HR Director, Town Offices, 50 Billerica Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824, jparziale@townofchelmsford.us

Senior Environmental Compliance Coordinator, Dominion (Freeman, VA)

The Dominion Power Generation business unit seeks a Senior Environmental Compliance Coordinator to support the day-to-day operation of the Brunswick County Power Station. The Brunswick County Power Station is a new gas fired combined cycle power station in Brunswick County, Virginia, with a net generating capacity of approximately 1,350 Megawatts. The Brunswick County station is located on US 58 between Lawrenceville and Emporia, Virginia, and not far from beautiful Lake Gaston, a popular vacation, fishing and water recreation site.

Full job description here.

Associate Professor/Professor, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)

The University of Michigan’s School of Natural Resources and Environment (SNRE) is seeking a candidate to fill an endowed, full time, nine-month, professor position to contribute to research and teaching at the nexus of business, markets, and sustainability.

Full job description here.

Botanical Garden Director, University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill, NC)

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the North Carolina Botanical Garden, whose mission is to inspire understanding, appreciation, and conservation of plants in gardens and natural areas and to advance a sustainable relationship between people and nature.

Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Todd Boyette, Chair, Botanical Garden Director Search Committee, at tboy@email.unc.edu or 919-843-2085.  Nominations may be addressed to Dr. Boyette, c/o Debbie Stevenson, 104 South Building, CB# 3000, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3000 or debbie_stevenson@unc.edu.  Review of applications will begin September 15, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.  Anticipated start date is January 1, 2015, but is negotiable.  

To apply, go to the job posting.

Candidates should submit a cover letter describing their interest in and qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae, and the names, titles, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses of three references.  All inquiries will be kept confidential in the early stages of the search process.  Applicants will be directly solicited for permission before references are contacted.

Energy Management Coordinator, University of Mississippi (Oxford, MS)

This is a professional position in which the incumbent is responsible for the conservation and management of energy resources used by the university. The incumbent manages energy conservation efforts, provides conservation education and training to the university community, manages utility contracts, and serves as a resource to administration as it relates to energy conservation and management while exercising independent judgment and a high degree of discretionary authority.

Details and application info here.

Facilities Sustainability & Resource Conservation Manager (SRCM), Seattle University (Seattle, WA)

The Facilities Sustainability and Resource Conservation Manager (SRCM) is responsible for overall sustainability practices and resource conservation management related to Facilities Operations.  This position will work closely with Operations and Utility Providers to ensure optimization of our resource conservation management program and monitor and generate annual utility budgets.

Full job description here.

ACUPCC Program Associate, Second Nature (Boston, MA)

Second Nature seeks the services of a Program Associate to join the ACUPCC Program Team and assist in recruitment, implementation, and outreach related to the ACUPCC network. This position places a strong emphasis on supporting the capacity of Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) and Under-Resourced Institutions (URIs), as well as other colleges and universities, to advance comprehensive sustainability education and climate initiatives on campus.

For a full job description and applications instructions, please visit the link.  This position is available immediately and will remain open until filled.

Program Coordinator, Lucid (Oakland, CA)

Lucid is hiring a Program Coordinator to us with our marketing and engagement programs, including Campus Conservation Nationals <http://www.competetoreduce.org/ccn> (an energy reduction competition program for colleges and universities that Lucid co-organizes with the USGBC, NWF, and the Alliance to Save Energy). This is a great position for a multi-talented individual who has a diverse and polished arsenal of skills at his/her disposal, and is excited to jump into a role that involves planning, creating, writing, organizing, and problem-solving at a fast-growing sustainability and education-oriented start-up.

Learn more at their website.

Director of Environmental Services (custodial services), Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA)

Swarthmore College is hiring a Director of Environmental Services (custodial services), ideally one with a strong interest in sustainability. Please pass the advertisement below on to interested colleagues/friends. 

Director, Environmental Services 
Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Swarthmore has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices. As one of the nation’s finest institutions of higher learning, Swarthmore College offers more than 600 courses a year and more than 50 areas of study. Swarthmore’s 425‐acre campus is a designated arboretum, complete with gardens, rolling lawns, a creek, wooded hills, and hiking trails in the Crum Woods adjacent to the campus. 

The Department of Environmental Services is currently accepting applications for the position of Director. The Director will provide management in the supervision of Environmental Services Supervisors, crew leaders, and Environmental Technicians to ensure the timely and proper custodial care of all College buildings. Tasks include: developing and maintaining departmental policies and procedures, coordinating activities with other College departments, and managing all personnel issues; developing and maintaining schedules for cleaning and maintenance of equipment; recommending and requisitioning equipment, materials, and supplies. 

Qualified candidates must possess high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of ten years progressive supervisory and management experience, preferably in building maintenance or housekeeping services. Candidate must have demonstrated the ability to work well with people and diverse teams; familiarity with computer software including word processing, spread sheets, data management and electronic timecard systems; excellent written and verbal communication skills; and the physical ability to perform housekeeping work, including operating power equipment, hand equipment, and move material. Candidate must have a valid driver’s license. Preference will be given to candidates with a college level degree and/or higher education experience. 

To view the full position description and apply for this position, please visit our employment website at www.swarthmore.edu, under Human Resources and Employment Opportunities. All applicant packets must include an updated resume and cover letter. 

Swarthmore actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. Swarthmore College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Fall Intern, Office of Energy and Environment (Medford, MA)

Hello,

I am the director of the Office of Energy and Environment in Medford, and I am looking to advertise an opening for a paid internship position that I have available this fall. I am hoping to hire a Tufts student who is interested in issues surrounding energy and the environment to help me with various projects. These include project management of 5 small energy efficiency projects as well as preparing for our annual energy efficiency reporting to the State and Federal government on Medford’s buildings. The intern is needed for 10 hours a week during the Fall semester, but the availability to start in August is a plus. Distribution of the hours can fit your schedule, but must fit within City Hall’s open business hours (Mon, Tues, Thurs 8:30-4:30, Wed 8:30-7:30, Fri 8:30-12:30).

Tasks include oversight of grant paperwork and bills, visiting the work locations, data entry and general office help. Possibility to continue on other projects in the Spring semester. Compensation is $10 per hour. A good candidate is a self-starter who can work independently, use common sense and take initiative. The City of Medford is also a Federal Work-Study site and students eligible for work-study are encouraged to apply.

Thank you for your help,

Alicia Hunt

ahunt@medford.org