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The sustainability sector is growing at an increasingly rapid rate. From clean energy to building sustainable enterprise, sustainability expertise is in high demand as the world shifts to a green economy. Below is a list of featured job opportunities for the sustainability graduate students and alumni. Please be sure to check this page frequently as we update this page weekly with new jobs.

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2018 Statewide Job Fair

Position: Job Fair

Jump-start your job search at the 2018 Statewide Job Fair on May 10, 2018. Florida Career Centers are pleased to announce the upcoming Statewide Job Fair. This is an excellent opportunity to meet employers recruiting students and alumni for full-time and part-time professional opportunities.

Location: Orlando, FL

 

 

Hillsborough County        

Position: GIS Project Manager

The Hillsborough County Public Works Department is seeking a GIS Project Manager to provide project management and process improvement support. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of Esri ArcGIS Desktop and Online products, ArcGIS Server, GIS data management best practices and cartographic best practices. Preferably, candidates will have experience providing web-based or mobile GIS solutions, and will also have to experience developing process improvements, such as bringing non-GIS based workflows into a GIS environment. Candidates should have demonstrated GIS project management and supervisory experience. The candidate will need strong communication skills and be able to work effectively with others to determine agreeable solutions to issues.

Location: Tampa, FL

 

 

Hillsborough County

Position: Manager (Water Quality)

Performs operational managerial duties for a mid‐size functional unit/section which provides routine programs and services in an agency or department with responsibility for planning, coordinating and supervising assigned clerical, administrative support, technical and/or maintenance employees. Knowledge of Operating principles and practices applicable to Water Treatment Facilities. Knowledge of written, oral, computer communication, and analytical skills. Knowledge of Chemistry related to the operation of a Water Treatment Facilities. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or a GED Certificate. Possession of a valid driver's license. Possession of a valid "A" level Florida Water Treatment Plant Operator license.

Location: Tampa, FL

 

 

City of Sunrise

Position: Sustainability Officer


This is highly responsible professional and administrative work of reasonable difficulty in developing, planning, and directing plans and strategies for the City of Sunrise Sustainability Program.

An employee in this class is responsible for the operational planning, coordinating, and administering the implementation of policies and procedures related to the sustainability of City operations and the advocacy of sustainability to the community. The employee is responsible for the professional administration and coordination of sustainability programs and services focused to achieve desired goals and objectives of the City. The employee may directly advise the City Commission, City Manager, Department Director, Environmental Sustainability Advisory Board, or other City officials and neighborhood representatives on the status of and important issues associated with the City's sustainability program.

Location: Sunrise, FL

 

Coca-Cola Beverages Florida

Position: Sustainability Manager

CCBF is committed to growing, protecting, and sustaining the business. Sustainability partnerships with key customers are becoming the new norm and the organization desires to develop opportunities to grow sales and win new business through sustainability. The Sustainability Manager is the primary contact to assist teams in managing customer sustainability opportunities and will work with account teams to identify and develop opportunities to grow sales and win new business. This role will need to work with key customers, account teams, merchandising, and marketing to develop and execute a comprehensive strategy that includes activations and communications that increase or retail sales.

Location: Tampa, FL

 

 

 Tesla

Position: Field Energy Advisor

The role of the Outside Sales, Energy Products is to educate, inspire and skillfully guide potential customers by addressing customers' questions and meeting sales quotas of energy products. Outside Sales Consultants have the incredible opportunity to advise discerning clients while honing their abilities in lead qualification and adaptively targeting specific talking points for energy products dependent on the audience. We expect members of this team to become experts in our products and the direct-from-manufacturer sales model that has made us innovators in the Energy industry, while also developing the acumen needed to excel as a field sales representative. As a member of the Energy Sales team, we all work together to help our products affect & enrich more lives around the world every day.

Location: Tampa/ St. Petersburg, FL

 

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Current Job Opportunities 

  

Benjamin Moore & Co.: Environmental Specialist

Position: Environmental Specialist

Benjamin Moore is proud to be a part of Berkshire Hathaway, which was recognized by Fortune magazine as the world's fourth most admired company. And for more than 130 years we've been a respected leader in the architectural coatings and home décor landscape; creating the products and tools that enrich and beautify thousands of communities each day. We recognize that our associates are the driving force behind our success and we strive to provide a work environment where hard work, creativity, and purposeful collaboration are fostered and encouraged.

Location: Montvale, NJ

 

Town of Breckenridge: Sustainability Coordinator

Position: Sustainability Coordinator

The Town of Breckenridge Community Development Department is seeking a uniquely qualified individual for the position of Sustainability Coordinator. Under the supervision of the Director of Community Development, the Sustainability Coordinator performs professional, technical, innovative and analytical work to advance the Town's SustainableBreck Plan both internally and externally. The Sustainability Coordinator provides leadership and coordination of complex projects and is responsible for tracking and reporting on progress toward achievement of the sustainability goals and environmental stewardship.

Location: Breckenridge, CO

  

OIC of South Florida: Director of Compliance and Sustainability

Position: Director of Compliance and Sustainability

The Director of Compliance and Sustainability (DCS) demonstrates and reflects an understanding of and commitment to the mission, vision and core values of OIC of South Florida. This individual serves as a member of the Senior Leadership Team and is responsible for sustainability efforts within the organization including grants management and stewardship, research and solicitation of new funding sources, and data management. The DCS reports to the Vice President and works collaboratively with division directors and program managers.

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL

  

The Cadmus Group, Inc.: Analyst, Greenhouse Gas & Sustainability Strategy

Position: Analyst, Greenhouse Gas & Sustainability Strategy

Cadmus is seeking an Analyst or Senior Analyst to join our Sustainability and Climate Resilience practice who specializes in greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory and sustainability strategies. The Sustainability and Climate Resilience practice focus on all things climate mitigation and adaptation, such as the development of GHG inventories and targets, assessing risks and opportunities for clients related to climate change, and developing sustainability strategies and reporting for both public and private sector clients.
The practice supports Cadmus' clients in quantifying GHG emissions, setting GHG targets, reporting on climate and sustainability efforts, developing and implementing corporate sustainability strategies, assessing materiality and conducting vulnerability assessments, and navigating the intersection of climate disclosure and financial performance.

Location: Oakland, CA

 

Solar and Energy Loan Fund (Self): Program Manager

Position: Program Manager

This position is responsible for overseeing the residential lending programs in Hillsborough County and managing the day-to-day activities and overall goals of the program. Also, this position will analyze, comprehend, and disseminate all information pertaining to a consumer loan application to determine the client's fit to the program as well as the appropriate improvements within the lending guidelines of the program. This position must have the ability to explain to customers the different types of sustainable building products, loans and credit options that are available, as well as the terms of these services. This position will work closely with SELF's Underwriting Department to present the clients with all the necessary information to be evaluated for a loan. 

Location: Hillsborough County, FL

 

United Food Bank of Plant City: Operations Associate

Position: Operations Associate

United Food Bank of Plant City is a partner agency of the United Way supporting East Hillsborough County. We are seeking an Operation Associate to join our team. Responsibilities include reporting of monthly numbers, oversee of Health Literacy Class and reports for the grant, supervisor of all HCC interns and submitting the payroll.

Location: Plant City, FL

  

Environment America: Clean Water Advocate

Position: Clean Water Advocate 

Environment America seeks a skilled and savvy advocate to persuade key decision-makers to protect our rivers and our drinking water from pollution. Responsibilities include developing strategy and messaging, advocacy, coalition-building, generating media and visibility, fundraising, coordinating grassroots efforts, and helping us build our team.

Location: Washington, DC

 

Environment America: Fellow

Position: Environment America Fellow

Imagine yourself organizing a town hall meeting on solar power. Or building a community coalition to keep local waters clean. Imagine building the organizational power — the funds, the membership, the activist base and more — that it takes to keep all of this critical work going for the long haul. That's what you'll do with Environment America during this two-year fellowship program. We work to mobilize support it takes to build more solar and wind power, reduce global warming pollution, keep our beaches, rivers, and streams clean, protect our wildlife and wild places, and hold polluters accountable when they violate our environmental laws.

Location: Washington, DC; Boston, MA; Denver, CO; Phoenix, AZ; Sacramento, CA; or Decatur, GA

 

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