Sustainability Learning Coordinator

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Center for Sustainability Education / Dickinson College

Carlisle, PA

Experience Type:
Position Available: Year Round
Application Deadline: November 27, 2017

Sustainability Coordinator, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA

Dickinson College is seeking a passionate campus sustainability leader to join the staff of our Center for Sustainability Education (CSE) as our next Sustainability Learning Coordinator. The Sustainability Learning Coordinator develops and manages innovative hands-on learning opportunities for undergraduate students; inspires, mentors and supervises paid student interns and student volunteers in a variety of campus sustainability projects; and coordinates collection and reporting of GHG inventory and other sustainability performance data. Examples of living/learning projects include The Handlebar biking cooperative, The Hivebeekeeping cooperative, student and employee Eco-Reps, skill building workshops and behavior change campaigns. The Sustainability Learning Coordinator will perform these and other responsibilities with a high degree of independence and minimal supervision. This is a full-time, entry-level position that pays a competitive salary and offers medical and other benefits.

For more information and to apply, visit our website, Sustainability Learning Coordinator. Review of applications will begin November 27, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. The projected start date is January 15, 2018.

Desired experience and qualifications:

  • Demonstrated passion for and participation in campus or community sustainability.
  • One or two years of experience leading sustainability or other projects in a college or similar setting.
  • Experience supervising and mentoring college age interns, volunteers or other workers.
  • Bike mechanic skills and experience teaching others to maintain bikes.
  • Beekeeping knowledge and skills.
  • Familiarity with college greenhouse gas inventories.
  • Familiarity with AASHE STARS reporting.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills for working with students, faculty, staff, administrators, alumni and community members.
  • Trade skills or DIY skills a plus.

Dickinson is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage applications from all qualified persons.

Organization Details

Center for Sustainability Education / Dickinson College 272 West High Street Carlisle, PA 17013 United States Website

How to Apply

For more information and to apply, visit our website, Sustainability Learning Coordinator. Review of applications will begin November 27, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. The projected start date is January 15, 2018.

Application Deadline: November 27, 2017 Apply Online

Contact: sustainability@dickinson.edu