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Civil Engineering Subcommittee Chair Volunteer

The Social Justice + Engineering Initiative


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Published 20 days ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Civil Engineering Subcommittee Chair

We are looking for industry experts who want to give back to their community in an executive capacity by volunteering to be among the first board members of The Social Justice + Engineering Initiative. You should be motivated and willing to commit to a three-year term to this new non-profit to lay the groundwork for something special.

We are currently seeking a Civil Engineering Subcommittee Chair. This is a board member position and will have voting rights.

For this specific position, we are looking for individuals with past experience working with small and/or large non-profits in the Civil Engineering industries. A P.E is required for this role. 

Future paid consulting work may be a part of this role. Your passion should lie in giving back your time to your community through work, research, etc.

A bachelor’s degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering is expected for this role.

Our organization seeks to research, develop, and implement engineering practices, designs, products, and methods that promote social and environmental justice and overall sustainability. Further, we strive to educate, advocate, plan and engineer the future development of our cities, towns, neighborhoods, and farms - our planet. We will obtain our goals in a way that is respectful and sensitive, and in a manner that treats all inhabitants equally and fairly according to the definitions of social justice, environmental justice, and the ethical principles adhered to by engineers.

Board Member General Responsibilities may include some of the following in addition to specific role:

Governing

The board evaluates itself and the organization, ensures financial and program accountability and transparency, includes ---reviews effectiveness of programs; mandates needs assessment of constituency every few years, sets meeting agendas, creates necessary committees, keeps minutes, and recruits effective members.

Planning

Creates the mission and vision, sets goals and objectives, develops a strategic plan and fashions organizational procedures)

Oversee use of resources

Ensures sufficient funds are raised (includes marketing and public relations) and spent appropriately.

Compliance

Conflicts, insurance, file required papers and act as a trustee/fiduciary; creates and abides by the bylaws.

Civil Engineering Subcommittee Chair

We are looking for industry experts who want to give back to their community in an executive capacity by volunteering to be among the first board members of The Social Justice + Engineering Initiative…

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How to Apply

Please email your resume and speak you any past volunteer experience that you may have had.

Please email your resume and speak you any past volunteer experience that you may have had.

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