Director of Operations

Southside Community Land Trust (SCLT) is looking to hire a full-time director of operations.

Responsibilities: Steward SCLT's farms, leased farms, community gardens and buildings; be part of a collaborative team that provides training and resources to community and backyard gardeners, community organizations, and beginning farmers.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required, master’s degree preferred; valid driver's license; experience in urban and rural farming; farm and/or community garden construction and operations including experience with farm equipment use and repair; at least five years professional land trust and sustainable agriculture-related experience; minimum two years experience managing direct reports; ability to successfully write grants and grant reports.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience.

To apply: Send cover letter and resume by June 11 to Margaret DeVos, SCLT executive director, at jobs@southsideclt.org.

Program Director

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission is looking to hire a program director for the Providence-based Narragansett Bay Estuary Program.

Responsibilities: Oversee and manage operations, including short- and long-term planning; provide program leadership, coordination, administration and planning in cooperation with various partners.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in environmental science or policy, public administration, or in a field related to natural resources; have at least 15 years of full-time, or equivalent part time, technical or professional experience, in public administration, or in a field related to natural resources.

To apply: Send resume and cover letter to jobs@neiwpcc.org.

TerraCorps Positions

TerraCorps, a national service program helping communities conserve and secure land, is looking to fill numerous positions with partner organizations on Massachusetts.

Members serve in full-time (38 hours a week) positions from Aug. 27 to July 26, 2019. These 1,700-hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance, education award and additional AmeriCorps benefits.

To apply: Click here.

Summer Marketing and Communications Intern

People's Power & Light is seeking a summer marketing and communications intern.

Responsibilities: Provide customer service to members and prospective customers; assist in planning renewable energy tours; conduct outreach to new prospective customers; design new promotional strategies; fulfill general program support tasks and projects as assigned.

Qualifications: Familiarity with renewable energy; excellent written and verbal communication skills; experience in customer service, outreach, and/or sales; experience in video editing; must have permanent residence in Rhode Island or be enrolled at a Rhode Island college or university with a graduation date of 2018, 2018 or 2020; valid driver’s license and ability to work occasional nights and weekends.

Compensation: This paid internship requires up to 30 hours per week for up to 12 weeks, depending on need and availability.

To apply: Send resumé and cover letter to Priscilla@ripower.org with subject line: "Green Power Intern."

Summer Green Team Coordinators

Groundwork Rhode Island is looking to hire two summer coordinators who will work separately in Providence and Central Falls to implement the Green Team Summer Program.

Responsibilities: Manage a crew of 10 youth employees over the course of a six-week program, facilitating work projects, career exploration, professional development, personal growth and positive group dynamics; collaborate with other Green Team coordinator to meet work project goals and youth learning/development outcomes; coordinate and schedule educational workshops, work projects and experiential field trips.

Qualifications: Experience working in a supervisory role or prior leadership experience; experience and enthusiasm for working with youth of color, ages 14 -18, and diverse communities in an outdoor setting; excellent interpersonal communication, organizational and leadership skills.

Compensation: Pay is $16 an hour for 10-25 hours per week. The total pay for each coordinator will be $3,600 (before taxes) for the summer.

To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Amelia Rose at arose@groundworkri.org. Call 401-305-7174 with any questions.