Tuesday, July 19, 2011


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Environmental Education Art Internship - Internship
Posted by: The Marine Mammal Center
Location: Sausalito, California, United States

Marketing & Outreach Intern - Internship
Posted by: Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition (LACBC)
Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

Policy Associate, Green-Collar Jobs Campaign - Job
Posted by: Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
Location: Oakland, California, United States
Salary: $40-45k, depending upon experience.

Online Outreach Manager - Job
Posted by: Environmental Media Association
Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

EarthTeam Waste Action Director - Job
Posted by: EarthTeam Environmental Network
Location: Berkeley, California, United States


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Environmental Compliance Inspector II or III
Union Sanitary District
Union City, CA
Caljobs ID#: 792259

Environmental Sustainability Research Intern
New Futures Network
Petaluma, CA (Telecommuting OK)
Caljobs ID#: 789857

Environmental Health Intern
Sequoia Foundation - Bio-monitoring California Team
Richmond, CA
Caljobs ID#: 792182

Big Cat Internship
Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge
Tyler, TX
Caljobs ID#: 792054

Clean Air Advocate Intern
Center for Biological Diversity
San Francisco, CA
Caljobs ID#: 791716


San Francisco Department of the Environment
City Government Zero Waste Associate (9922 Environmental Associate)
Appointment Type: Permanent-Exempt
Filing deadline: Friday, July 22, 2011, 5pm
Salary: $16.55 per hour
Date Issued: Thursday July 7, 2011
*Program Background: The mission of the City and County of San Francisco Department of the Environment (www.sfenvironment.org) is to improve, enhance, and preserve the environment, and to promote San Francisco's long-term environmental sustainability.

*Position Description: The City Government Zero Waste program at SF Environment helps San Francisco City departments implement, monitor and maintain waste reduction, recycling and composting programs. The Mayor and Board of Supervisors have set high landfill diversion and other goals for City departments and calls on them to lead by example. The City Government Zero Waste Associate will report to the City Government Zero Waste Assistant and administer compliance with various aspects of the Resource Conservation, Surplus Disposal and Mandatory Recycling and Composting Ordinances. Responsibilities include to:
-Provide comprehensive assistance to City departments to implement and maintain waste reduction, recycling and composting programs by conducting site visits, evaluating current programs, making recommendations for improvements, analyzing facility service level and billing, communicating with service providers (Recology, the Arc SF, and others), training custodians, educating City staff, and assisting with on-site bin set up and labeling.
-Promote reuse within City Government by managing the Virtual Warehouse (warehouse.sfenvironment.org) - a materials exchange program for City-owned surplus furniture, equipment, and electronics.
-Improve and maintain the existing Virtual Warehouse system and database.
- Lead marketing and outreach efforts for the Virtual Warehouse.
-Promote scrap metal recycling in City departments by managing the scrap metal recycling contract, tracking tonnage, and providing outreach as needed.
-Maintain and improve in-house recycling, composting and waste reduction programs at SF Environment and ensure employees are trained on zero waste procedures.
-Assist the Zero Waste Program with other projects including coordination of zero waste events, outreach and policy research.
-Provide administrative support as necessary.

*Minimum Qualification:
-Bachelors degree from a recognized college or university;

Applications for City and County of San Francisco jobs are being accepted through an online process. Visit http://www.jobaps.com/sf/sup/BulPreview.asp?R1=pex&R2=9922&R3=057881 to begin the application process by registering an account.
Applications for this recruitment process will be accepted until 5 p.m. Friday, July 22, 2011

Graphic Design Intern for 2011

Now Hiring: Graphic Design Intern for 2011 TGIF Winner "Bring Your Own Mug"

Summary: The campus Environmental Management System (EMS) project for
the 2011-2012 year is to launch a BYOM (Bring Your Own Mug) campaign,
recently funded by TGIF. This campaign aims to create a behavior
change on campus through education and giveaway / sale of reusable,
stainless steel mugs branded with a BYOM logo.

We are looking for a BYOM Graphic Design Intern that can create a
vibrant BYOM logo for this campaign. The Intern will also be
responsible for creating other outreach materials, including a
brochure and poster. Salary will be between $10 -15 / hour.

Job Responsibilities:

Create a BYOM logo, to be used for branding reusable coffee mugs.
Create corresponding BYOM outreach materials, including posters, brochures, etc.

The Ideal Candidate:

Be a student currently enrolled at UC Berkeley.
Is a self-starter who needs minimal guidance.
Has graphic design experience (such as Photoshop, Illustrator).

***How to Apply***:

Please email your resume, cover letter and a sample of your work to
Rebecca Anderson (rander@berkeley.edu).

Position is open until filled. All students are encouraged to apply!
The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF)

400 Eshleman Hall #4500
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720

Katherine Walsh, Coordinator

Architectural Intern with Carey & Co.

Architectural Intern

Carey & Co. is seeking an architectural intern to assist on a variety of projects. Duties include assisting with construction administration on a large historic rehabilitation project, and drafting for a variety of smaller projects. Carey & Co. is a small, full service architectural firm specializing in historic preservation. We are located in San Francisco near Union Square.

Proficiency in AutoCad and an appreciation for historic buildings are required. Knowledge of InDesign is a plus.
Interested candidates should send a resume to nancy@careyco.com.