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Director of Conference and Events, AASHE (Philadelphia, PA)

The Director of Conference & Events provides managerial oversight and direction for the coordination and planning of the AASHE Annual Conference & Expo as well as logistical support for other meetings including workshops, retreats and other events. Specific duties include site visit planning, pre and onsite registration management, scheduling, vendor management, room management, budgeting, contract negotiation, Request for Proposal management, site research, and hotel negotiation. AASHE’s Annual Conference is a multi-faceted event that brings together more than 2,300 attendees to participate in pre and post conference workshops and tours plus two days of educational sessions with more than 900 presenters, an exhibit hall with more than 90 exhibitors and 150 volunteers.

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 Application deadline: open until filled

Sustainability and Communications Coordinator, University of Maryland, (College Park, MD)

This position supports the Assistant Director for External Communications and Sustainability Initiatives in implementing and managing sustainable transportation programs as well as communications and marketing projects. The ideal candidate will have experience with sustainability, Transportation Demand Management and the implementation of marketing and social media strategies to encourage commuter behavior change, to include metrics and reporting both internally and externally.

This position is the lead project manager for several different customer facing initiatives and must be able to demonstrate initiative, strong decision making abilities and impeccable customer service. The position supports the University’s goal of reducing the number of employees, students and visitors driving alone to campus, reducing traffic congestion and parking demand while improving the quality of the campus environment. This position will focus on increasing the use of sustainable transportation on campus through efficient and effective programs, marketing and customer service.

Application Deadline: November 25th, 2015
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Sustainability Coordinator, Seattle College District, (Seattle, WA)

This is a full-time, exempt, ongoing opportunity in support of the Seattle College District’s sustainability efforts. The position reports to the Vice Chancellor of Finance and Technology and will serve as lead coordinator for the implementation of a district-wide sustainability plan and continual resource conservation strategies. The coordinator will assist and coordinate efforts across the Seattle Colleges, working with campus sustainability committees, staff, faculty, administrators, and students, to advance the overall sustainability of the District.

Essential Functions:

  • Serve as the primary institutional contact for sustainability matters.
  • Work with the District Sustainability Committee to coordinate the implementation of a district-wide sustainability plan that includes identification of current efforts, gaps that need to be addressed, and a plan of action and timeline for improving sustainability practices.
  • Research and identify sustainability strategies, and associated costs and benefits, used by other colleges and universities to improve sustainability at the Seattle Colleges.
  • Conduct STARS sustainability assessments for all three colleges, building on past STARS sustainability submissions.
  • Develop and manage a database of utility data for reporting energy benchmarking, greenhouse gas reporting, LEED building reporting, and other official reports for the District.
Application Deadline: November 27th, 2015
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Lecturer/Assistant Director, Sustainability Dual Major, University of New Hampshire

The Office of the Senior Vice Provost at the University of New Hampshire invites application for the position of Lecturer/Assistant Director in the newly established Sustainability Dual Major.

Reporting to the Sustainability Dual Major Program Chair, the Lecturer/Assistant Director is expected to design and teach introductory, intermediate, and upper division sustainability courses; advise and mentor students in the Dual Major and facilitate collaboration among sustainability-related faculty, staff and external partners.

Application Deadline: Review of applications begins October 15, 2015.
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Sustainability Coordinator, California Polytechnic (San Luis Obispo)

Under the general direction of the Director of Energy, Utilities and Sustainability, this position will provide administrative and program support to the department and will have strategic program leadership roles in support of a wide range of sustainability initiatives having broad impact, with a goal of institutionalizing sustainability values in student, faculty, and staff experience and campus culture. This position will heavily interface with and provide information to both internal and external constituents.

Application Deadline: October 5, 2015
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