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Program Manager

The U.S. Green Building Council of West Michigan is seeking a full-time Program Manager to join our organization. USGBC West Michigan’s mission is to transform the way buildings are designed, built, and operated that improves the quality of life in West Michigan. Our programs include the Grand Rapids 2030 District, Michigan Battle of the Buildings, and the Energy Assistance Program. Our areas of focus include energy efficiency, carbon reduction, decarbonization policies, green schools, sustainable design, and building certifications. LEARN MORE

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Energy Manager - REMOTE (Detroit, MI or Dallas, TX ONLY)

Responsible for energy efficiency projects and energy program in support of a regional financial institution, with particular focus to identify, design, and oversee capital projects, including capture and tracking of data to report energy and operational savings. LEARN MORE

Catalyst Partners

Project Manager, Sustainability Consulting - Catalyst 

As a Project Manager, Sustainability Consulting, you lead the success of sustainability certifications such as LEED, WELL and LBC. You help clients fulfill certification goals through collaborative planning, documentation creation, and certification review management. You work closely with the Sustainability Consulting team and external stakeholders to manage the certification of multiple projects and to ensure a positive customer experience. You will also serve as a partner to the Director of Consulting Services in developing future-focused sustainability services. LEARN MORE

Project Manager, Homes

As a Project Manager, Homes, you lead the success of sustainability certifications such as LEED for Homes, Passive House, and Enterprise Green Communities. You help clients fulfill certification goals through collaborative planning, documentation creation, and certification review management. You have experience with building systems verification and real world application of sustainable construction. You work closely with the Sustainability Consulting team and external stakeholders to manage the certification of multiple projects and to ensure a positive customer experience. You will also serve as a partner to the Director of Consulting Services in developing future-focused sustainability services. LEARN MORE

 

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Sustainability Specialist 

The Sustainability Specialist is a year-round position, consisting of approximately 20 working hours per week.  You will be a key player in collecting information about waste-stream management and sustainability practices to inform and educate various decision-makers. You will also be a key representative for the company in a number of community organizations focusing on positive public relations. Responsibilities include creating marketing and outreach media, such as brochures or websites to communicate sustainability issues, procedures, or objectives and creating or maintaining plans or other documents related to sustainability projects. You will also be maintaining, analyzing, and interpreting various reports. This position also fosters and maintains positive working relationships with our customers and community stakeholders by participating in various local charitable and business organizations. LEARN MORE

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Director of Sustainability

Serves as thought leader on sustainability change programs across ACG teams as identified in strategy development engagement. Partners with identified business area leaders to pilot, launch, and scale sustainability initiatives.  Connects actions/value creation to ACG 5-Year targets, strategic initiatives, and Connected Member Vision.  Leads as an advocate for sustainability by engaging in sustainability conferences, coordinating activities for employees, collaborating with leaders to help them understand environmental impact of their proposed initiatives, and overseeing strategies to improve ACG’s sustainability position.  Works with external vendor, key stakeholders, and internal team to develop ACG’s Environmental Social Governance (ESG) strategy. LEARN MORE

Sustainability Research Consultant

Participates in sustainability change programs across ACG teams as identified in strategy development engagement. Monitors the strategic direction set by senior management and steering committee to direct research focus.  Determines methods and procedures for approaching new sustainability issues and targets.  Partners with identified business area leaders to support pilot, launch, and scale sustainability initiatives.  Leverages insights from various sources, including scholarly databases, journals, articles, and external vendor to help build, sustain, and progress ACG’s Environmental Social Governance (ESG) strategy. LEARN MORE

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Energy Solutions Manager - Sales

The position of the Energy Solution Manager (ESM) is responsible to build and foster relationships while providing an exceptional customer experience to our largest Commercial and Industrial customers within an industry segment. ESMs proactively engage business customers to deliver value through our portfolio of energy management programs and customized solutions and services that achieve corporate goals tied to our companies clean energy plan of reducing carbon emissions by 80% .To meet this goal, the role will provide opportunities for Consumers Energy customers to enroll in programs like energy efficiency programs, energy curtailment programs, renewable programs (wind, solar, battery) along with load growth/retention, and sustainability initiatives. LEARN MORE

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Sustainability Coordinator

Albion College invites applications for the Sustainability Coordinator in the Center for Sustainability and the Environment. We are especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equity, diversity, and belonging. The Sustainability Coordinator develops and facilitates student experiential learning and professional development opportunities related to sustainability and the environment. The Coordinator collaborates with other staff members at the School for Public Purpose and Professional Advancement to advise students seeking experiential certificates. The Coordinator serves on the campus Sustainability Council, which provides leadership for sustainability strategies at Albion College. The Coordinator works independently and in collaboration with the Sustainability Council, administrators, faculty, staff, students, and community members to develop and implement student-centered programs or activities that advance sustainable practices at the college and in the community.  Albion College is an anti-racist institution. This position will actively promote diversity, belonging and equity through critical and compassionate communication and strategic outreach efforts to various students, faculty and staff (e.g., historically underrepresented, first-generation, undocumented and DACA students, LGBTQ students). LEARN MORE

dbHMS

LEED Green Rater/HERS Rater

The DataBased+ studio within dbHMS delivers research-driven, human-centered design support services to clients with a vision for industry-leading performance across sustainability, resilience, human health and wellness, and operating cost. Green Raters work with single family and multifamily residential building projects from the design through construction stages. The consultant will liaison directly with the project team’s architects, engineers, and general contractors to ensure successful green building certification outcomes. Daily responsibilities will include both office-based and field-oriented review of plans and buildings under construction and may include some existing building work. LEARN MORE

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Sustainability and Innovations - Energy Fellow

Support design, implementation, and development of energy-related programs within the Sustainability and Innovations Office, under the supervision of the Energy Coordinator. Responsibilities include leading research and implementation of the City’s Carbon Neutrality Plan, A2ZERO and providing assistance in: conducting background research, data analysis, program design, new project identification, developing communication materials, and public engagement support. Provide supplementary staff support to energy and sustainability programs such as the City Sustainability Framework and community-scale energy programs. Support other relevant sustainability initiatives within the Sustainability and Innovations unit. LEARN MORE

Sustainability & Inno Sr Energy Analyst

Community Energy Initiatives–Lead and support existing and new community energy programs, including the City’s work on beneficial electrification, community solar, microgrids, and distributed generation. Includes working independently as well as with existing team members and the public to design, implement, and maintain programs that increase the amount of renewable energy, energy efficiency adoption, and electrification initiatives within the community and region. Includes working with internal City staff to help decrease soft costs of installations through improvement permitting and other approval processes.  LEARN MORE

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Sustainability Education Program Assistant

The University of Michigan School of Education’s Center for Education Design, Evaluation, and Research (CEDER) is hiring a Program Assistant to work across two STEM and sustainability education programs administered by the center: the Bosch Eco+ STEM Teacher Grant Program, and the Dow Innovation Teacher Fellowship. The Program Assistant will work directly with the BEST Teacher Grant Program Manager and the Dow Innovation Teacher Fellowship Program Coordinator. This position reports to the Managing Director for CEDER, Nate Phipps.  LEARN MORE

Office Furniture For Sale In Indiana & Michigan | Custer Inc.

Supports the Department by participating in the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and programs that address regulatory compliance, trade compliance and overall sustainability of Steelcase products and facilities. LEARN MORE

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Special Assistant to the President

The Special Assistant to the President (“Special Assistant”) reports directly to the President & CEO. As a member of Kresge’s Executive Office, the Special Assistant also interfaces regularly with the Chief Investment Officer, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, Vice President of Programs, and Program Managing Directors, serving as a thought partner, driver, and on-the-ground implementer of some of our top strategic and organizational priorities.  LEARN MORE

WMHCC

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT / MEMBER REPRESENTATIVE

The full time Administrative Assistant/Member Representative, working under the supervision of the Executive Director, oversees all office procedures while creating and promoting marketing materials, assisting in event planning, and providing exceptional customer service to our members. The position will be Monday-Friday from 8:30-5:30pm (40 hours a week.) LEARN MORE

SUCCESS NAVIGATOR

The Success Navigator is a mentor and coach to participants of the Building Bridges Through Education (BBTE) Initiative, who functions primarily to assist students in linking academic, personal and professional goals. The Success Navigator assists with the development, coordination, and implementation of activities related to the BBTE initiative. The Success Navigator serves as a liaison to resources, experiential learning opportunities, and internships/employment.  LEARN MORE

Aecom

Entry Level Geologist

Assist with a variety of projects including data management, site investigations and remediation, assist with gathering and analyzing geological, hydrogeological and geochemical data in both the field and office settings, field activities will consist of soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, air and soil vapor sample collection, geological logging and interpretation, and the oversight of subcontractors including laboratories and excavation and drilling companies, 0ffice activities will involve preparation of investigation reports, learn and develop a keen understanding of hazard recognition. LEARN MORE

Practice Innovation Lab: New Orleans – 4 CEU Credits | AIA New Orleans

Planner

Collaborate with diverse teams of interdisciplinary professionals to complete community and campus planning projects, participate in team meetings involving internal colleagues, consultants, and/or clients, share findings and recommendations with meeting participants, work closely and collaboratively with team leadership to communicate planning issues, opportunities, and recommendations to a wide variety of stakeholders as part of public meetings, integrate planning elements such as social justice, housing, transportation, green infrastructure, open space, redevelopment, sustainability, and resiliency into plans and designs, coordinate effectively with all technical professionals – including internal teammates, subconsultants and client technical staff – to assemble, process and analyze a highly diverse range of data, support production of project presentations, plan reports and all project deliverables to ensure an integrated and cohesive outcome, create graphics for inclusion in marketing proposals and materials to support business development efforts. LEARN MORE

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Global Program Manager

The Global Program Manager is a key position in the Dana Electrification team. This person will be responsible and accountable for successfully leading a cross-functional team in planning and executing product development programs and projects from quoting through production launch. Program Management is a highly respected function in the global Dana organization due to the unique skillset required and the impact it has to the company’s financial results. This role reports into the Head of Program Management for Global Electrification. LEARN MORE

Urban Roots

Compost and Sustainability Internship

This internship will focus on supporting compost collection services and the production of high quality compost at Urban Roots. The Compost & Sustainability Intern will contribute to program data collection, metrics development and reporting. LEARN MORE

HenryFord HEALTH SYSTEM ®

Intern/Student - Sustainability Dept

Bachelors degree and at least 6 months of graduate coursework or experience in a related field, Comfort with quantitative data and ability to communicate such data for varied audiences, Proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Excel, and familiarity with other databases, Experience with website maintenance and social media, Ability to balance multiple assignments and meet deadlines, Independence tempered by the ability to follow direction and develop/adhere to a work plan, Ability to interact professionally with staff and associates, Strong organizational skills evidencing attention to detail, Access to reliable transportation to and from the Detroit office, although virtual work may be required based on state and System requirements. LEARN MORE

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Water Standards Lead

The Standards Lead will act as a liaison between internal and external stakeholders. This individual will ensure compliance of requirements specific to Water Filtration product standards. LEARN MORE

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Sustainability Marketing Communications Manager

The Sustainability Marketing Communications (Marcom) Manager is responsible for driving a clear and consistent sustainability message and defining its value proposition across the Rigid Packaging business to various stakeholders, including customers, consumers, NGOs, communities, employees and industry groups. The role is responsible for the development of all marketing communications, thought leadership, public relations and internal communications relating to sustainability, with the goal of enhancing Amcor’s reputation, elevating our position in the marketplace relative to other packaging materials, and supporting sales enablement throughout the business. LEARN MORE

Knock Doors

Michigan Deputy Canvass Manager

Community Outreach Group is seeking an enthusiastic Deputy Canvass Manager to serve as a part of Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s (PPFA) organizing efforts to ensure mass COVID relief and equitable vaccine distribution for both Planned Parenthood patients and the broader public. LEARN MORE

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Ge
ographic Information Science Faculty (Adjunct)

Calvin University is seeking adjunct faculty to join the Department of Geology, Geography, and Environmental Studies to contribute to teaching in their online Masters in Geographic Information Science (MScGIS) program starting in Academic Year 21-22. LEARN MORE

WMSBF

Engagement & Education Program Manager

West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum is hiring an Engagement and Education Program Manager to provide tactical support for the Forum’s growth, its educational programming, and collaborative projects. The Program Manager will lead or support projects that address sustainable materials management, recycling market development, anti-racism, and environmental justice. LEARN MORE

YFAI

Sustainability Engineer 

Provide Yanfeng leaders direction regarding benchmarking and goal setting specific to sustainability and energy.   Identify innovative and “best in class” sustainability and energy metric systems, processes and solutions. LEARN MORE

SEEL

Program Manager - Energy Efficiency

The Program Manager (PM) will lead the delivery of energy efficiency and direct installation services to utility customers. With a focus on program development and implementation, treating energy efficiency as a production resource. The PM will manage the daily operations of a weatherization program designed to support and educate customers. This includes managing the local team and handling communication with the operations team and the utility client. In addition, this candidate will have the capacity to support market transformation initiatives and other directives to improve the value proposition for energy efficiency within the team. LEARN MORE

Energy Educator

The Energy Educator will provide field support for targeted outreach and lead generation for residential utility customers. The goals of successful outreach are to (1) provide prequalified leads to trade allies; (2) build and strengthen relationships with property management stakeholders, as well as community partners; and (3) conduct comprehensive energy assessments. LEARN MORE

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Sustainability Sales Consultant 

Exciting opportunity for an accomplished, entrepreneurial, and highly motivated Sustainability Consultant to join an established a rapidly growing team to drive positive outcomes for our clients and the continued growth of our business across EMEA. Build relationships with future clients and maintain those. Work a territory effectively to maximize marketing and sales efforts. Directly lead client engagements to provide suitable and relevant strategic advice on sustainability structure, strategy, and disclosures. Work with business development consultants to drive the business, reporting directly to and partnering with the Managing Director on both business opportunity and client-driven initiatives. LEARN MORE

Michigan Tech

Director of Sustainability and Resilience

The Director of Sustainability and Resilience will provide leadership on all aspects of campus sustainability and resilience by identifying and coordinating opportunities to advance sustainability at Michigan Tech. This position will enhance ongoing campus-wide sustainability efforts in academics, research, and campus to significantly propel Michigan Tech’s sustainability commitments forward. This position will report to the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President for Administration’s unit. LEARN MORE

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The Nature Conservancy in Pennsylvania and Delaware Names Lori Brennan as New Executive Director

Digital Media Manager

The Digital Media Manager creates and manages content for the Michigan Chapter’s website, social media, email marketing and other digital assets to tell powerful stories. They track and analyze digital/social results and report findings and recommendations to the Director of Strategic Communications. They work closely with the Director to create and implement annual digital plans and a content promotional calendar that increases visibility of The Nature Conservancy across Michigan. The compensation range for this position begins at $50,000 and is dependent upon experience.  LEARN MORE

Climate Justice Alliance

Black Membership Organizer - Application Deadline February 1, 2021

The Black Membership Organizer is responsible for supporting and expanding the capacity of the Climate Justice Alliance Black Caucus by working in collaboration with the Black membership, Black Caucus leadership to manage priorities and develop a long term strategy for organizing. The Black Caucus Organizer will work as part of the Organizing  team, and will report to the Organizing Director. This is a remote position, with Southeast residence preferred but not required.  LEARN MORE

Green School Coordinator

As a program of EcoWorks we empower youth to make their communities more sustainable and become leaders in Michigan’s green economy. Recruit and convene groups of students, school staff, and faculty to serve as a schools’ green teams in elementary, middle, and high schools Support teachers and administrators to incorporate Detroit-specific sustainability lessons into their curriculum Support Green Team students in carrying out projects to make their homes and communities more sustainable, focusing on environmental justice issues such as climate change mitigation and resilience, energy and water security and food sovereignty Facilitate opportunities for parents to participate in home energy conservation and other sustainability initiatives Contribute to program development and administration through communications, event planning, leadership programming, lesson development, energy analysis, etc. Serve as a role model and mentor students for success in college and future careers Maintain safe, justice-minded, productive, and enjoyable work environment. LEARN MORE

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Environmental Compliance Specialist/Engineer

As an Environmental Compliance Specialist or Engineer with Fishbeck, you will be at the forefront of ensuring environmental compliance for our clients. Build relationships with and work alongside industry leaders and government agencies to assess environmental impacts, propose creative solutions for clients to maintain compliance, and manage regulatory oversight of projects. LEARN MORE

 

Office Coordinator

Are you someone who values working with people of diverse backgrounds? Are you committed to positive change within our local communities? If so, this position may be perfect for you! This is a great opportunity to work within the largest neighborhood association in Grand Rapids. We are looking for a special person with strong time management and organizational skills to provide administrative support to the Creston Neighborhood Association. In this position you will work with our Executive Director and will be responsible for administrative tasks including basic bookkeeping, fund development and office management tasks. LEARN MORE

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Environmental Consulting & Technology, Inc. is looking for a Senior Project Manager to support growth through servicing existing client and developing new client relationships for the firm in the Illinois, Michigan and Ohio markets. The Senior Project Manager will focus not only on technical consulting and project management but also on the development and management of regional professionals, existing clientele, and teams within the Natural Resources Service Line. Experience managing and permitting multiple large-scale, complex natural resource renewable energy projects (e.g., wind and solar) is paramount for this position. LEARN MORE

Pittsburgh 2030 District Senior Director

Green Building Alliance’s (GBA) Pittsburgh 2030 District Senior Director leads the efforts to facilitate and implement the ongoing success of the Pittsburgh 2030 District program while advancing innovative energy solutions for the Western Pennsylvania region. This position will oversee the Pittsburgh 2030 District which encompasses Downtown, Oakland, the Northside, Uptown, and Strip District neighborhoods as well as District Affiliates across Western Pennsylvania. LEARN MORE

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Executive Director, Community Homeworks, Kalamazoo 

Community Homeworks is a non-profit organization with a mission “to empower our low-income neighbors to maintain safe, sustainable, and dignified homes”. The Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer of Community Homeworks, responsible for the organization’s consistent achievement of its mission, strategy, goals, and objectives, reporting directly to the Board of Directors. The Executive Director has overall responsibility and accountability for the organization’s performance including programs and services, talent management, resource acquisition and allocation. This individual must be open and innovative, seeking permanent and practical solutions to poverty reduction. LEARN MORE

Democracy for All Coordinator

The Michigan League of Conservation Voters Education Fund is seeking a full-time Democracy for All Coordinator to build community power, especially through youth engagement, support voting rights and election protection across our target communities as well as advocate for these rights in Lansing. The Democracy for All Coordinator will work to ensure that community members are not only engaged in the voting process, but with wider civic engagement initiatives as well. Redistricting will be a significant focus including helping to drive active participation in neighborhoods defining their own “communities of interest” as well as providing the Commission their own map boundaries. LEARN MORE

Democracy for All Organizer

The Michigan League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (MLCVEF) is seeking a full-time Democracy for All Organizer to build community power, especially through youth engagement, support voting rights and election protection across our target communities. The Democracy for All Organizer will work to ensure that community members are not only engaged in the voting process, but with wider civic engagement initiatives as well. LEARN MORE

Energy Advisor I

This Energy Advisor I is primarily responsible for providing our services directly to homeowners, landlords, building owners and other utility customers. You will provide expert advice and coordination for our programs while recommending specific modifications to electric and/or gas systems; you will also convince prospective clients of the improved efficiency that our services will bring. This role combines field work with office time (typically 3 field days to 2 office days per week). You will also be working with others who are passionate about energy efficiency and making a positive impact on the industry. LEARN MORE

Energy Engineer I

The Energy Engineer is primarily responsible for providing expert technical support to customers and trade allies. In this role, you will provide energy advice and coordination services for the energy efficiency programs; these services include: building maintenance, lighting, controls, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for energy efficiency and comfort. This is a client-facing role in which you will interact with and provide customers with advice and recommendations on the solutions that best suit their needs. You will also be working with others who are passionate about energy efficiency and making a positive impact on the industry LEARN MORE

Marketing Department Professional

Eden Foods - Clinton, Michigan (Lenawee County) seeks full-time Marketing help. Experience and willingness needed. Teamwork and communication skills are necessary. Food knowledge is helpful. Good work, good people, good food, good benefits. LEARN MORE

Territory Sales Manager

Eden Foods - Clinton, Michigan (Lenawee County) seeks territorial sales managers throughout the USA and Canada. Relationships and merchandising are the focus. Travel required. Knowledge of natural foods and professional experience a must. Good work, good people, good food, good benefits. LEARN MORE

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