Environmental Justice Attorney - Eastern Environmental Law Center

Posted on: September 22, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.easternenvironmental.org

Location: Newark (NJ)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $75,000+ yearly

Additional Benefits: Health, Dental 403(b)


Eastern Environmental Law Center (EELC) is hiring a Staff Attorney whose docket will include working in partnership with community groups and environmental justice organizations advocating for overburdened communities in New Jersey.

EELC is New Jersey’s sole, nonprofit public interest environmental law firm. Based in Newark, EELC provides legal assistance to community groups and environmental advocacy organizations working to achieve environmental justice, defend open space and implement clean-energy solutions. EELC has been doing this work since 1995.

Our environmental justice work is at the center of EELC’s mission to protect communities from pollution and promote public health. This includes advocating for clean air and clean water i

Director of Tree and Seed Programs - Potomac Conservancy

Posted on: September 22, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/52260563e4b0e56a47d7efa6/t/614…

Location: Silver Spring (MD)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $55,000-60,000 yearly

Additional Benefits: Flexible work schedule, health insurance, retirement funds, PTO.

The Director is responsible for the expansion of our tree and seed collection program (formally known as Growing Native) using a two-pronged approach: Coalition and Community Building. The new coalition, built by the Director, will focus on convening that are leading currently disparate tree plantings and seed collections efforts across the Potomac watershed. The community building prong will use our successful volunteer leader model to identify and train neighborhood champions to organize seed collection events in their communities that will ultimately provide more locally sourced trees for plantings in our watershed

Social Media Associate - Defenders of Wildlife

Posted on: September 21, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://defenders.org/about/jobs?p=job/ooFygfwB

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $55,000-60,000 yearly

Defenders of Wildlife is a leading environmental non-profit organization dedicated to the protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities. The Social Media Associate is responsible for the management, growth, and cultivation of Defenders’ online communities across Defenders’ social networks. This position partners closely with Defenders’ Conservation Programs to promote our work and educate constituents about our mission and impact.

Communications Coordinator - League of Conservation Voters

Posted on: September 21, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.lcv.org/careers/lcv-job-openings/communications-coordinat…

Location: Flexible (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $52,676-61,793 yearly

This role will serve as a key member of the Communications team coordinating communications for our Democracy for All program and other issues. This position is critical to the infrastructure of the Communications department and will be working with members of the Democracy for All team as well as state affiliates, and national and community-based partners. The Communications Coordinator will be responsible for fielding media inquiries, pitching reporters, speaking on the record, executing events, assisting with rapid response, writing message guidance, drafting press materials and other written products, and coordinating with outside partners, including state affiliates, and national and local coalition partners.

Field Organizer - Riverside Organizing

Posted on: September 21, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.lcv.org/

Location: Philadelphia (PA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $39,600+ yearly

Additional Benefits: 40% Covered Through Employer

Riverside Organizing - Working in Support of the Conservation Voters of Pennsylvania

Riverside Organizing is hiring field organizers for a large-scale volunteer mobilization and issue
advocacy campaign it is conducting on behalf of the Conservation Voters of Pennsylvania
(CVPA). Riverside Organizing field organizers recruit and train volunteer teams who work with local leaders, organizations, and diverse communities. The field organizers and their teams address environmental issues affecting their communities and advance agendas and policies that fight climate change, promote clean energy, and advance equity.

Environmental Protection Specialist: RiverSmart Homes Auditor - DC Department of Energy & Environment

Posted on: September 21, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://careers.dc.gov/psc/erecruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_C…

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $57,162-73,596 yearly

The incumbent serves as an Environmental Protection Specialist with responsibilities of performing stormwater audits as a part of the RiverSmart Homes program.

The position requires working with homeowners while conducting stormwater audits, explaining techniques to control nonpoint source pollution, effectively communicating the benefits of lot-level stormwater practices, suggesting the appropriate best management practices, entering information into a GIS-based tracking system, and coordinating with grantees and contractors to ensure that stormwater practices are installed appropriately. A background in environmental science, ecology, or a related field is desired.

Applications due October 1, 2021

Senior Manager Biodiversity Campaign - Defenders of Wildlife

Posted on: September 21, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://defenders.org/about/jobs?p=job/okVQffw4

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $68,000-73,000 yearly

Defenders of Wildlife seeks a Campaign Manager to lead the development and implementation of a new national initiative to address the Biodiversity Crisis, which threatens one million species with extinction in the coming decades. Working closely with internal teams and external partners, the position offers the unique opportunity to advance bold and visionary solutions to address the Crisis. The Campaign Manager will play a lead role in increasing awareness of the Crisis by partner groups, the public, and policymakers. He/she/they will lead efforts to achieve short-term policy success while building out a campaign structure to ensure continuing action on the drivers of extinction in the years ahead.
Visit www.defenders.org to apply.

Policy Manager - New Jersey Future

Posted on: September 21, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.njfuture.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Policy-Manager-jo…

Location: Trenton (NJ)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $50,000-70,000 yearly

New Jersey Future is seeking a motivated, solutions-oriented individual to develop and advance state policies that affect health, water infrastructure, and redevelopment, with a primary focus on lead in drinking water. The position combines research, policy analysis and development, stakeholder convening, and communications.

Community Engagement Assistant (Part Time 30hr/week) - River Network

Posted on: September 20, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.rivernetwork.org/careers/community-engagement-assistant-2/

Location: Remote, preference in mid-atlantic (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $24,000-30,000 hourly

Additional Benefits: PART TIME 30HR/WEEK. Includes benefits: Health care, 401k, etc.

River Network seeks a highly organized and results-driven professional to join our Community Engagement team in assisting with the organization’s clean-up and other community engagement events that match corporate interests in clean water, healthy rivers, and other social responsibility goals with opportunities to support local communities and nonprofit organizations across our nationwide network. This position will provide support to River Network’s existing corporate relationships, and investments and engagement in local projects that restore water quality and quantity. The Assistant will have strong experience in managing and delivering events, tracking and evaluating results, public speaking, and working with diverse audiences.

Utilities Program Internship - ACEEE

Posted on: September 17, 2021

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.aceee.org/job/utilities-program-internship

Location: USA, WASHINGTON, DC or Remote (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $15-21 hourly

This intern position will support the launch of ACEEE’s Climate-Forward Efficiency initiative. While a growing number of states have adopted goals to decarbonize their electric power sectors, most are not on track to meet targets. One avenue of change is through utility demand-side management programs, which help customers reduce energy consumption in buildings. While these programs have proven effective at delivery energy reductions, they have largely not been optimized and scaled to deliver greenhouse gas reductions.