Environmental Educator

Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) is looking to hire an environmental educator.

Responsibilities: Teach or assist in teaching scheduled classes using existing curriculum in WRWC’s elementary- and middle-school programs; communicate with teachers and partners to assure quality programming; assist with procurement, maintenance, and organization of all program supplies; assist with all aspects of the WRWC’s educational programming including curricula review, revision, and expansion.

Qualifications: Have taken courses in education and/or environmental studies; be in pursuance of an educational or environmental career; ability to work with children; availability some afternoon days; proficient in Microsoft Office software; reliable transportation within Providence; Spanish proficiency is preferred but not required; must be able to provide two professional references and pass a background check.

Salary: $11-$12.50 an hour depending on experience.

To apply: e-mail resume and cover letter to scanuel@wrwc.org or mail to WRWC, 45 Eagle St., Suite 202, Providence, RI 02909.

Solar Installation and Generator Salesperson

Sol Power is looking to hire a salesperson to sell residential rooftop solar, generators, battery backups, and commercial solar.

Responsibilities: Contact customer leads; prepare estimates for customers using satellite imagery; set up site visits; measure dimensions and solar access on residential and commercial roofs; explain financing terms; generate quotes and contracts; create system layouts using Google SketchUp and satellite imagery.

Qualifications: Experience selling residential solar in Rhode Island and knowledge of commercial solar and generators; self-motivated with good interpersonal skills; proficient working on a computer in Excel and Google sheets; ability to work from home and self schedule; ability to travel to conduct sales calls and site visits.

Salary: $37 per hour with 401(k) benefits, 40 hours per week.

To apply: Send cover letter and resume to Eric Beecher at eric@solpowersolar.com.

Forest Conservation Advisory Committee Members

The Rhode Island Tree Council is looking for individuals to help provide assistance to the organization’s Forest Conservation Advisory Committee, as protecting Rhode Island’s forests is important both economically and environmentally.

The purpose of the advisory committee is to help assess all reasonable options to prevent or discourage the further conversion of Rhode Island forestland through development. This group will report its findings and recommendations to the state forester, who will disseminate this information to the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) director. DEM has provided $15,000 to the council to hire a consultant to work as staff to the advisory group.

All applications must be received by Nov. 15 at 4 p.m. Send applications to John Campanini, technical director for Rhode Island Tree Council, at ritree@ritree.org.

Office and Outreach Manager

Bike Newport is looking to hire an office and outreach manager to oversee the organization’s office and administrative systems. Evening and weekend hours will occasionally be necessary.

Responsibilities: Serve as a primary liaison to the public; represent Bike Newport at community events and bike rides; coordinate event details with partner organizations; set up and supervise display tables and portable bike parking racks.

Qualifications: Experience in service, community outreach, restaurants or retail; enthusiasm for community building.

Salary: $30,000-$37,000.

To apply: Send cover letter and resume to clare@bikenewportri.org.