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Administrative Analyst I - Energy, Climate, and Performance Management

The purpose of this job is to provide professional level administrative support services to a department head or other administrative position. Manages assigned projects. Work as staff liaison to the various departmental divisions and programs and outside agencies; may act as staff liaison with the media. In some instances, this position will have supervisory responsibility. The Energy, Climate and Performance Management position will report to the Sustainability and Performance Management Officer in the Executive Office and support a variety of job duties. In general, this position will spend 60% of the time on energy and climate work and 40% on performance management. This position will be assigned projects within the scope of the categories listed below and may be assigned additional relevant tasks as needed. LEARN MORE

  • Energy and carbon performance tracking & analysis
  • Identify & implement carbon reduction strategies
  • Assess and oversee solar energy opportunities
  • Manage energy intern & oversee energy team
  • Support the creation and implementation of carbon reduction programs & policies for the community
  • Research & benchmark energy and carbon innovations and best practices
  • Provide support for performance management and administration of the City's recently adopted strategic plan.

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Head of Science in the Technical Support Unit 

Working Group I of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is recruiting the Head of Science in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGI)for the IPCC Working Group I Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). The position is located at the University of Paris-Saclay (France). The Head of Science will be responsible for the delivery and coordination of science-related activities of the Technical Support Unit (TSU) throughout the preparation, review and completion phases of the report of WGI that will be published in 2021. The successful candidate will support the work of the AR6 authors, working closely with the WGI Bureau, they will report to the Head of TSU and the Co-Chairs of WGI. Please send by July 5th, 2019, your application consisting of a letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, and contact details of two referees, to Dr. Anna Pirani (anna.pirani@universite-paris-saclay.fr), Head of the WGI TSU. LEARN MORE

IPCC Working Group III Senior Scientist 

Job Summary:  The Centre for Environmental Policy wishes to appoint a Research Fellow as a Senior Scientist within the Technical Support Unit (TSU) of Working Group III of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). WG III is concerned with the mitigation of climate change and the TSU will be based at the South Kensington Campus. The Research Fellow will play an essential role in ensuring WG III scientific reports and documents meet the needs of the global policy community by helping Lead Authors critically evaluate the current evidence around climate change mitigation. We are looking for someone familiar with the modeling of climate mitigation responses. You will be expected to keep abreast of key developments in this field and be able to contribute technical and editorial expertise in support of the author teams. Closing date: 10-July-2019.LEARN MORE

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Environmental Policy and ESG Manager

GM is seeking an environmental/ESG manager who is passionate about the impact company behavior has on society, the environment and on corporate performance and have experience integrating ESG considerations into the corporation’s operations. This includes development and management of GM’s global sustainability strategy, as well as managing GM’s responses for third-party disclosure requests and supporting content development for GM’s Global Sustainability Report, providing benchmarking and research on industry ESG related trends and issues, and internal engagement across multiple key business functions such as Investor Relations, Legal (Governance), Global Manufacturing, GPSC, Fleet & Commercial, and Communications. LEARN MORE

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Environmental Scientist

WSP USA is looking for a motivated individual with 0 to 2 year of professional experience to join its growing Water & Environment Team. Joining the team offers exciting professional growth opportunities through a range of environmental services to a variety of industrial and government clients. The Water & Environment Team bases its success on meeting its client’s objectives and solving some of their most difficult challenges. LEARN MORE

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Environmental Quality Analyst 9-12 - Gaylord District Office

Environmental Quality Analyst 9-P11 Review permit applications; conduct field investigations; and prepare reports, permits, denials, and correspondence relative to land and water use programs and statutes administered by the Water Resources Division within assigned counties. Exercises judgment to apply and adapt knowledge of policies, procedures, and regulations to specific situations. Environmental Quality Analyst 12 The employee functions as an Environmental Quality Analyst performing senior duties. Some of these duties include field investigations; holding public hearings and meetings; creating presentations; drafting permits, denials, and correspondence pursuant to the administration of multiple parts of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended (NREPA); organizing and providing public outreach and education; testifying as a witness; and evaluating violations of multiple statutes under the NREPA. The employee must demonstrate proficiency in natural resource management programs, scientific data collection and analysis, environmental protection principles and standards, exercise independent decisions on Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) policies and procedures, and handle complex and controversial assignments under the administrative supervision of the District Supervisor.  LEARN MORE

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Lead Full Stack Developer

Foresight exists to champion energy management, accelerate sustainability, and increase profitability for our clients.

Foresight is looking for a Full Stack Lead Developer to deliver digital business solutions to our clients and team through technical expertise and software development. This position requires a strong focus and understanding of agile development practices, object-based programming, and relational database systems. LEARN MORE

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Communications and Social Media Intern

The Communications and Social Media Intern will play a key role in forwarding West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum initiatives through the use of digital media.  An ideal opportunity for students interested in a career in communications or advocacy, intern will have the opportunity to work with industry-standard technology, interact with leading companies and other stakeholders, and be part of highly visible educational campaigns. LEARN MORE

Mechanical EngineersElectrical Engineers & Electrical Designers 

We're looking for highly motivated, passionate individuals to join our growing team. Working at E3M Solutions means you'll be a part of a company that rewards hard work and innovation. We pride ourselves in serving our clients in the best way possible while allowing our employees to learn and grow both personally and professionally. We don't hire positions, we hire people who want to grow with us. We are looking for engineers who aren't afraid to push the limits and ask great questions. If that sounds like you or someone you know, we'd love to connect! LEARN MORE

 

Barr

Internship – Environmental Permitting and Compliance Focus

This internship will include a variety of tasks and could include any of the following: performing emissions calculations; evaluating facility emissions and air-quality data; reviewing regulations and facility information relevant to projects; assisting in the preparation of reports such as writing technical evaluations or preparing data summary tables and spreadsheets; and other duties as assigned. LEARN MORE

 

Michigan Saves Customer Service Representative

The customer service representative will work directly for Michigan Saves, a clean energy financing program managed by Public Sector Consultants. The customer service representative is responsible for providing high-level customer service and for acquiring, managing, manipulating, and analyzing data and reports. The customer service representative provides administrative support to the Michigan Saves staff and board of directors, maintains confidential and sensitive information on behalf of the organization, and more. LEARN MORE

 

Communications Director

The Michigan League of Conservation Voters is seeking a full-time Communications Director to build and direct a communications program that strategically amplifies the stories of Michiganders impacted by land, air and water issues, drives narratives that lead to wins for Michigan’s environment, and grows a base of activists and advocates who contribute to Michigan LCV’s mission. We are seeking a candidate who can accomplish the above in new, creative, and nimble ways that place people at the center of our work, utilizing video and digital platforms to maximize our reach. LEARN MORE

 

Michigan Environmental Council

Policy Internship Program

Michigan Environmental Council’s policy internship program is designed to identify the next generation of leaders working for Michigan’s people and environment, cultivate their talents and shape their future. We seek highly motivated interns who are looking to expand their knowledge of public policy and environmental issues while building a base of contacts in the environmental community and beyond. LEARN MORE

 

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Director of Conservation Programs

This is an exciting time to become part of the Walloon family. The historic Walloon Lake Association (WLA) and Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy (WLTC) are seeking to merge into one unified non-profit corporation this summer. This will bring together the support and advocacy of a 950+ lake association membership and the resources and capacity of a 41-year old land trust to best protect Walloon Lake and its watershed. Additionally, the WLTC is pursuing Land Trust Alliance Accreditation. The right person will see this extra-ordinary combination as a unique opportunity to protect lake and land in one of the most beloved scenic areas in the country. LEARN MORE

 

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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Executive Director oversees all aspects of the organization’s finances, including financial record-keeping, annual audits, and budget development. The Director is actively engaged in the creation and oversight of a robust development strategy, including the planning and execution of various fundraising activities, building and maintaining donor relationships, and leveraging the skills of the professional staff to develop new grant projects and programs. LEARN MORE

 

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Senior Engineer - Sustainable Energy Use

DNV GL - Energy's Sustainable Energy Use group is seeking a Senior Engineer to join our Program Delivery and Implementation (PDI) team. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading a team of Engineers to assist in managing a commercial and industrial energy efficiency program for utility customers and utility clients. This position is based out of our Okemos, MI office. LEARN MORE

Business Analyst

DNV GL - Energy's Sustainable Energy Use is seeking a Business Analyst to join our Program Delivery and Implementation (PDI) team. PDI helps commercial and industrial utility customers save energy and money. The successful candidate will think strategically and apply skills in project management, business analysis, requirements gathering, functional testing, change management, troubleshooting and training to implement business processes and applications. This position is based in our Okemos, Michigan office. LEARN MORE

 

Energy Advisor II

Outreach/Sales  East Lansing, Michigan

We provide our utility clients with a wide range of energy-saving and renewable energy solutions. From individual utility customers and construction contractors to utilities, municipalities, and government bodies, our clients have come to depend on our customized energy efficiency programs to help them to meet their energy-saving goals. LEARN MORE

 

The Nature Conservancy

Michigan and Great Lakes Science Technician

The Michigan and Great Lakes Science Technician works closely with other staff to research, gather, and analyze data in support of Michigan and Great Lakes strategies including Soil Health and Nutrients, Protection of Land and Water, Sustainable Fisheries, and others. LEARN MORE

Urban Conservation Associate 

The Conservation Associate works in the Conservancy’s Detroit program office, which is part of the Conservancy’s North America Cities Network and the Michigan Chapter. This position will provide administrative, project management support, research, and other general assistance to program staff working to conserve and enhance natural systems for the benefit of people and nature in Detroit’s urban environment. This includes increasing the resiliency of Detroit to environmental challenges, improving water quality, and enhancing quality of life. This position will report to Detroit’s Urban Conservation Director. LEARN MORE

 

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Land Protection Coordinator

The mission of the Land Conservancy of West Michigan is to help people protect, enjoy, and care for natural land in West Michigan. A non-profit organization, the Land Conservancy is an accredited land trust dedicated to the permanent conservation of natural areas in West Michigan (including all or parts of eight counties: Allegan, Kent, Ottawa, Newaygo, Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, and Lake). With 40+ years of experience keeping nature nearby, the Land Conservancy has protected more than 11,450 acres with nature preserves, conservation easements, and partnership projects with local communities. LEARN MORE

 

Environmental Organizer

The Campaign Organizer will build a team of trained activists who are ready to educate Members of Congress and build the access and influence needed to ensure our representatives fight for stronger environmental policy into 2020 and beyond. The Campaign Organizer will call thousands of members of key organizations, ask them to take action online or on the phone; ask them to confirm their c4 membership; and turn hundreds of them out to key events, recruit them to take on volunteer leadership roles, and train them to meet and work with their member of Congress. The organizer will also put on several large events with members of Congress.  LEARN MORE

 

Tetra Tech

Renewable Energy Process Engineer - Lansing, MI

Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Summary: We are seeking a full-time Renewable Energy Process Engineer to support our bioenergy/biogas/waste to energy pursuits and landfill gas to renewable natural gas (RNG) projects. This position will be based in Lansing, MI reporting through our Pittsburgh, PA office and will focus on renewable energy projects for our commercial/industrial client programs in the U.S. This position may also provide support on our Federal, State, local, and international projects. LEARN MORE

 

Metropolitan Planning Council

Manager of Corporate Partnerships

The Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) seeks an experienced professional to expand corporate fundraising partnerships and individual giving. LEARN MORE

Manager of Finance and Administration (Full-Time or Part-Time) 

The Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) seeks an experienced professional to execute key financial and administrative responsibilities for the organization. Reporting to the Director of Operations and Strategy, the Manager of Finance and Administration will ensure smooth operation of the office, compliance with financial policies and accurate maintenance of financial and administrative records. MPC will consider both full-time and part-time candidates for this opening. LEARN MORE

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Sustainability and Innovations Engagement Specialist

Performs responsible administrative and professional work of a complex nature, including developing, co-leading, and supporting the identification, development, implementation, and evaluation of community engagement efforts related to climate and sustainability programs for the City. Includes starting and supporting the start-up of major new projects; managing major projects with significant internal and community involvement; working with the University of Michigan and other outside agencies to coordinate sustainability-related engagement and outreach; and coordinating with the full Office of Sustainability and Innovations team to ensure our outreach and engagement efforts are strategic and aligned. Administers plans, coordinates, staffs, organizes, and monitors the activities of the assigned programs. LEARN MORE

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