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Sustainability Coordinator with City of Gaithersburg

The City of Gaithersburg Department of Public Works is seeking an experienced full-time Sustainability Coordinator to serve as the City lead for identifying, developing, and tracking sustainability initiatives and projects across City departments and divisions. Gaithersburg’s sustainability program priorities include the creation and expansion of programs related to solar energy, composting, recycling and bulk pickup, electric vehicles, and pesticide and herbicide use reduction. The expected starting salary range for this position is $57,613 to $74,898 annually. Open 04/05/19 until suitable candidate is found. Detail and apply here.

Deputy Director for Climate Science and Risk Communication for New York Citys Mayor’s Office of Resilience

ORR seeks a Deputy Director for Climate Science and Risk Communication to shape and advance integration of climate science into the City’s resiliency projects, working across ORR, City agencies, and the members of the New York City Panel on Climate Change (NPCC), a Mayor-appointed advisory board of climate scientists required by local law to provide updated climate projections every three years. This newly-formed portfolio presents an exceptional opportunity for a creative individual, steeped in science-informed decision-making, to shape a resilient future for New York City by translating and applying climate science to inform policies, programs, and public engagement that directly impact on-the-ground actions to adapt to climate change. The Deputy Director for Climate Science and Risk Communication will be building a new team, including identifying strategic priorities and developing a staffing plan. This position will be a key member of the ORR’s senior staff, reporting to the Director. Details and apply here.

Deputy Director for Program Coordination and Delivery for New York Citys Mayor’s Office of Resilience

MOR seeks a Deputy Director for Program Coordination and Delivery to work in close partnership with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and City agencies to advance resilience project delivery, establish and manage processes to fund resilience initiatives, coordinate strategy development and monitoring, and work toward creating an enabling environment for resilience initiatives within the City. The position reports to the Director of MOR and leads a team of multi-disciplinary professional staff. The Program Coordination and Delivery team is a cross-cutting, functional team in MOR, providing support across a large portfolio of resiliency projects and programs being delivered by MOR and City agencies. The team provides tailored technical and strategic thinking for MOR efforts to advance funding goals for the resiliency program, including governmental grants, financing, and philanthropic sources. The team works with MOR staff and agency partners to advance program and project delivery milestones and troubleshoot challenges. The team also serves as a central point of coordination for MOR on strategy development, including but not limited to OneNYC updates and Progress Reports. As the leader and manager of this cross-cutting team, the Deputy Director will combine strategic thinking and longrange planning with project execution and delivery. Above all, a passion for stakeholder engagement, team management, and problem solving are required to succeed in this role. Details and apply here.

Community Sustainability Manager for Community Office of Resorce Effienciy (CORE)

At CORE, we help the Roaring Fork Valley save energy and cut carbon emissions so that together we can protect our climate. Our vision is a stable climate, strong economy, thriving community and engaged citizenry. The Community Sustainability Manager helps us achieve this through strategic partnerships and project management. The Manager collaborates with local governments, utility providers, and community agencies to accelerate meaningful action on climate by reducing energy-related emissions. This is a great opportunity for someone who is committed to our mission; looks at all sides of a problem and offers creative solutions; and has an ability to clearly present information. We are seeking a team member who will bring knowledge, passion, innovation, helpfulness, a practical nature and a collaborative spirit to this role. Details and apply.

Sustainability Planner with Centre Region Council of Government

The winning candidate will be a skilled facilitator ready to prepare, monitor, coordinate, and provide direction for the implementation of the Centre Region Climate Action and Adaption Plan while assisting with policies, programs, and initiatives that promote local environmental, energy, economic, and social sustainability. Located in State College, PA. See full description here.