Full-Time Sustainability Program Manager
Under general direction, plans, implements, and administers comprehensive Citywide programs and activities pertaining to environmental management and sustainability; develops and implements program goals and objectives; provides complex and responsible support to City management staff in areas of expertise; acts as the external liaison for City sustainability programs; and performs related duties, as assigned.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
Receives general direction from assigned management personnel. Exercises no direct supervision over staff.
This classification is responsible for independently performing duties in support of sustainability programs related to climate action, clean water, and solid waste collection and diversion. Incumbents are responsible for the development and delivery of public engagement and education initiatives, securing project funding, and completing legislative analysis and/or research. Performance of the work requires the use of independence, initiative, and discretion within established guidelines. Positions in this classification rely on experience and use independent judgment to ensure the program’s efficient and effective service delivery. Work is typically reviewed upon completion for soundness, appropriateness, and conformity to policy and requirements.
Education and Experience:
Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in public administration, public policy, environmental science, environmental engineering, planning, or a related field and three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in environmental program development, coordination, and/or implementation. A master’s degree, supervisory experience and membership with the U.S. Green Business Council are desirable. A master’s degree may be substituted for one (1) year of experience.
Monthly Salary: $7,562 – $9,192 + excellent benefits!