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Elevate Energy is Hiring a Solar Marketing Coordinator

Elevate Energy is a non-profit organization doing great work developing renewable energy and energy efficiency programs in Illinois. Unlike most profit-oriented companies, Elevate is focused on equity issues in sustainable development. Elevate Energy is looking to hire a Marketing Coordinator … Continue reading

Posted in business, economics, energy, green jobs

Urban Agriculture Instructor position

Hi folks, The Gary Comer Youth Center is looking to hire a full-time, year round Urban Agriculture Instructor to work at their facility on the South Side. The full job flyer and link to apply can be found here. Position … Continue reading

Posted in agriculture, food, green jobs

Urban Ecology Field Lab – Summer opportunity 2019

Hi folks, I am once again serving as the Program Coordinator for the Urban Ecology Field Lab, a summer research/mentorship program at the Field Museum of Natural History. We’re doing important research on biodiversity, soil/water relationships, and social engagement and … Continue reading

Posted in biodiversity, cities, conservation, ecology, education, internships, museums, parks and public land, research, restoration, science, students

Audubon Great Lakes 2019 Internships, Fellowship and Stewardship events

The Audubon Great Lakes has some great opportunities for students and recent grads in the Chicago region. Check out this link and the image below for more info (2019 Job Flyer).

Posted in education, fellowships, internships, students, water, wildlife

Cook County is hiring a part-time Sustainability Fellow

Dear alumni, please see this unique job opening with Cook County and the Forest Preserves. A summary is below, and the link to apply is here. Job Summary Under the general supervision of the Policy & Special Projects Manager, the … Continue reading

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Forest Preserve Career Fair March 2nd

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Academic Hourly Research – Sustainability Technician at UIUC

This is a fantastic group & great opportunity: “The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center is in search of a technician to conduct research on sustainability solutions to assist clients to improve organizational sustainability. Support and document sustainability activities associated with materials, … Continue reading

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