Sustainability Coordinator

City of Norman, OK Published: August 10, 2019
Location
Norman, OK
Job Type
Full-time
Categories
CSR/ Envir Mgmt Systems /
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Description

Position Overview

The City of Norman, Oklahoma is seeking candidates to fill the position of Sustainability Coordinator. Work Period is 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Overtime and irregular hours as required for special projects, etc.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions: 

  • Promotes responsible management of resources.
  • Develops, recommends, implements, and assesses sustainability programs, policies, systems or initiatives for City operations and the community.
  • Provides coordination and guidance to City staff, boards, and community organizations to lead City-wide sustainability efforts.
  • Applies for and administers various City environmental grants and manages related special projects.

Qualifications

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in sustainability, natural or environmental science, public administration, or related field.
  • Three (3) years of experience directly applicable to this position, including experience leading the development and implementation of programs and projects.
  • Experience in grant writing. 

Licenses and Certifications: 

  • Valid driver’s license and satisfactory motor vehicle record.

Knowledge: 

  • Knowledge of sustainability topics such as: climate change and adaptation, equity and diversity, renewable energy, greenhouse gas emissions, transportation alternatives, land use policies, sustainable building practices, waste reduction, sustainable food systems, water protection, conservation, and other localized environmental and economic stressors.
  • Knowledge of principals, methods and techniques used in environmental and sustainability practices.
  • Knowledge of sustainable building practices, such as the United States Green Building Code (USGBC), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), and the U.S. EPA’s Energy Star Program.
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local environmental regulations.

Note: Selected applicant must pass background investigation and drug screen.

Compensation

  • Salary is $50,962.00 to $72,562.00 /year

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

To Apply

  • Please click "Apply on Company Website" below to and then download our application and supporting documents.
  • You may also come in to our Human Resources Department located at 201 West Gray, Bldg. C, Norman, OK 73069 to get an application bundle.
  • Applications must be hand delivered or mailed to the address on top of our application. 

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