Climate Corps - Be a part of the solution! NEW POSITIONS AVAILABLE!

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $20,000
Maximum: $30,000
Details: Living allowance stipend of $2,000-$3,000 per month (before taxes). Select positions may offer an enhanced stipend.

Published

07/31/2018

Start Date

09/04/2018

Address

San Mateo
California
United States

Description

POSITIONS AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE GREATER BAY AREA


Climate Corps is a 10-month Fellowship program that offers emerging climate protection leaders unparalleled professional development and training as they drive cutting-edge environmental solutions within leading climate organizations across California.


To apply or learn more, visit our website: http://www.climate-corps.org


Climate Corps Fellows benefit from working alongside progressive nonprofits, local governments and businesses on climate resiliency programs and campaigns. Fellows' projects focus on projects like: resource efficiency, solar/renewable energy, waste diversion, alternative transportation, sustainability education and/or outreach. 


Climate Corps Fellows:

• Receive valuable experience leading climate resiliency, mitigation, and adaptation projects that have measurable outcomes and benefits. 

• Build critical connections and networks with climate protection leaders.

• Learn from being part of a regional cohort of Fellows dedicated to implementing innovative approaches to our collective climate challenge. 

• Participate in a comprehensive training and development program that culminates in a professional certificate issued by an accredited college program partner.


Partner Positions:

For the 2018-19 cycle, Climate Corps public and private sector partners offer a wide variety of fellowship placements. For a full list of placements, visit: www.climate-corps.org


Desired Qualifications:

This is a full-time, 10-month fellowship program. Additional requirements may depend on the specific position placement sought. Climate Corps Fellows must have completed a 4-year degree by the time the program cycle starts in September 2018. We are looking for recent college graduates with:

• An educational background in environmental policy, science, engineering, sustainable management or planning degrees (volunteer and internship experience will be considered).

• An understanding of clean energy and environmental policy.

• Community outreach and communications experience.

• A connection to the placement location. This is an equal opportunity position and we prefer to place a candidate who already lives in the region being served.


Benefits:

• Living allowance stipend of $2,000-$3,000 per month (before taxes). Select positions may offer an enhanced stipend.

• Kaiser Permanente silver health insurance plan.

• Assistance with student loan deferments.

• Extensive professional development and skill building. Upon program completion, Fellows are awarded a Climate Change Protection Professional certificate by Skyline College.

• A financial award upon program completion.


Application Process:

To become a Fellow, please submit an online application and resume. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all placements are filled. Applicants are encouraged to submit the application as soon as possible in order to ensure the best chance of being placed within an organization that fits your needs and goals. NOTE: We are adding new fellowship descriptions on a weekly basis!


Once the application is complete and has been reviewed, applicants who qualify will be contacted for an interview. Interviews for the 2018-19 Program Year will begin in May 2018. Fellows need to be available and eligible to start the first week of September 2018.


To apply or learn, please visit our website: www.climate-corps.org


Keywords: solar energy, renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainability policy and programs, alternative transportation planning, waste reduction, environmental education and community outreach, climate change resiliency

Benefits

• Kaiser Permanente silver health insurance plan.

• Assistance with student loan deferments.

• Extensive professional development and skill building. Upon program completion, Fellows are awarded a Climate Change Protection Professional certificate by Skyline College.

• A financial award upon program completion.

Level of Language Proficiency

English

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

http://www.climate-corps.org

To apply, please visit our website: www.climate-corps.org


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