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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Call 401-305-7174 with any questions.