The Sustainable Ohio Public Energy Council (SOPEC) seeks candidates for the position of Southeast Ohio Community Liaison. The position is new in the rapidly growing non-profit Ohio Council of Governments. SOPEC was established in 2014 and serves 21 member communities and other political subdivisions across 33 counties. The position will assist in the continued development of, and growth and service to, SOPEC member communities. SOPEC has a strong commitment to sustainability and the advancement of the renewable energy economy. SOPEC is governed by the communities it serves.
The SOPEC Southeast Community Liaison position will primarily be focused on serving SOPEC member communities in Southeast Ohio. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution in political science, Appalachian studies, environmental studies, marketing, economics, business, public administration, or another relevant field. Relevant experience in conjunction with a degree in a non-related field will also be considered.
The candidate must live or be willing to relocate to Southeast Ohio. Experience and familiarity of working in the Appalachian region is desired. The candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a vehicle to travel throughout the Southeast Ohio region as required.
The candidate must have a commitment to a sustainable, and equitable energy future for the region.
Some travel is required, with mileage reimbursed by SOPEC. Professional development opportunities are available.
The position is full-time and benefits-eligible including a required contribution by employee and employer to the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System. Compensation commensurate with experience. A background check will be required. The position will report to Executive Director.
Please submit your resume and cover letter.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $20.00 per hour
The Sustainable Ohio Public Energy Council (SOPEC) seeks candidates for the position of Southeast Ohio Community Liaison. The position is new in the rapidly growing non-profit Ohio Council of Governments. SOPEC was established in 2014 and…