Groundwork Somerville is looking for an energetic and creative individual to contribute to the growth and reach of our organization. Groundwork Somerville strives for the sustained regeneration, improvement and management of the physical environment through the development of community-based partnerships, which empower people, businesses and organizations to promote environmental, social and economic well-being. We serve youth aged 16-24 in green jobs and leadership training, provide environmental education in School Garden Classrooms and create and restore green and growing spaces throughout the city and region.
AmeriCorps VISTA has a quick application process so learn more about the position here.
Neighborhood Transportation Planning Assistant for Tufts UEP Instructor Mark Chase. Assist in the development, implementation and evaluation of Somerville Neighborways. Ten hours per week/ $12 per hour through August 1st. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Eagle Eye Institute is offering a summer internship opportunity assisting with the organization and implementation of Eagle Eye’s proven Learn About ForestsTM Program and stewardship projects for urban youth from the Somerville, Medford and Boston. The Learn About Forests day includes forest exploration, teambuilding, two instruction periods taught by natural resource professionals, a stewardship project and dinner around a campfire. After the trip, youth participate in an urban stewardship project in their own neighborhood, often of their own choosing.
See the following document for more information and to apply: Eagle Eye Inst. Internship.
The City of Somerville is seeking a director for the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability and Environment (OSE). Working closely with department heads, community members, and the Mayor, the new Director of OSE will oversee a series of innovative policies and programs with the aim of making Somerville a net zero emissions city. The ideal candidate will use his or her passion for sustainability to make Somerville a leader in this realm – a place other cities look to for ideas on how to combat climate change and curb the wasteful use of resources. Learn more.