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    career in environmental action and advocacy by working closely with our experienced Global Warming Solutions team Boston or Washington D C Environment Minnesota Director Coordinate advocacy field organizing and media communications for Environment Minnesota driving campaigns to restore Minnesota s beautiful lakes bring more clean energy to Minnesota curb global warming pollution and protect Minnesota s open spaces Minneapolis MN Clean Water Fellow Start your career in environmental action and advocacy by working closely with our experienced Clean Water for America team Boston or Washington D C Clean Energy Fellow Start your career in environmental action and advocacy by working closely with our experienced Clean Energy team Boston or Washington D C Conservation America Digital Campaigner Run digital campaigns to build support to defend America s great places via engaging email Web and social media content Denver CO Internships Make a difference and gain invaluable experience Apply to be an Environment America intern today Opportunities Nationwide Protecting the Places we Love the Planet we Share We take pride in being strategic and disciplined and in hiring a team with the grit it takes to get things done That s how we approach each of our campaigns whether we re defending President Obama s Clean Power Plan against coal industry attacks or convincing more communities and companies to go solar More about our priorities Meet Some of Our Team MARGIE ALT Executive Director Margie is our chief strategist top trainer and lead spokesperson with more than 30 years of experience in developing staff building organizations and winning campaigns She spearheaded our recent efforts to convince President Obama and his administration to restore Clean Water Act protection to nearly 2 million miles of America s streams and to reduce carbon pollution from our nation s power plants ANNA AURILIO Global Warming Solutions Campaign Director Anna is the director of our Washington D C office and the leader of our Global Warming Solutions program team She has testified numerous times before the House and Senate science energy and appropriations committees She routinely earns a spot on The Hill s top lobbyist list as she according to The Hill executes a mix of inside persuasion and outside grassroots pressure at the scrappy green group ROB SARGENT Clean Energy Program Director For more than three decades Rob has led a series of campaigns that have reduced our nation s carbon pollution spurred the development of solar and wind power in dozens of states and improved the fuel economy of our cars Currently he oversees our clean energy program including campaigns to put America on a path to 100 renewable energy JOHN RUMPLER Senior Attorney John has run successful campaigns to restore the Chesapeake Bay halt the expansion of offshore oil drilling in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon spill and protect the Grand Canyon from toxic mining His current efforts include overseeing our clean water and anti fracking programs ELIZABETH OUZTS Communications Director Elizabeth coordinates and conducts media outreach and communications for Environment America Before

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    have affiliates in 29 states giving us a strong and broad base of grassroots support and action and a track record of local and state victories all of which have set the stage for even bigger accomplishments on the national level What We ve Done a few highlights Global Warming Mobilized tens of thousands of Americans behind Clean Car standards that will reduce global warming pollution by 270 million metric tons by 2030 standards that are based on similar policies that we helped win in 14 states Co chaired a coalition that delivered 8 million public comments to the Obama administration in support of the Clean Power Plan paving the way for the biggest step any president has ever taken on global warming Advocated for California s Global Warming Solutions Act the nation s first economy wide carbon cap and trade program and defended the program against an oil industry attack by helping to defeat Prop 23 in 2010 Clean Water Mobilized more than 800 000 people to support the Environmental Protection Agency s plan to protect America s waterways by closing loopholes in the Clean Water Act Released our report ranking major water polluters Wasting our Waterways which found that polluters dumped more than 200 million pounds of toxic chemicals into America s waterways in 2012 Sued big polluters including a subsidiary of GenOn Energy for illegally dumping toxic pollution into Pennsylvania s Conemaugh River Clean Energy Spearheaded California s Million Solar Roofs Initiative Won similar solar initiatives in Massachusetts Minnesota New Jersey Arizona and New Mexico Mobilized public opinion behind an extension of the wind power tax credit a key driver of wind power development in the United States Contact Us If you re ready to fight to save the environment we re the group for you Fill

    Original URL path: http://jobs.environmentamerica.org/about.html (2016-05-01)
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    targeted constituencies to stop polluters and their allies in Washington from derailing the biggest victory for clean water in a decade Clean Energy It s time to put America on a path to 100 renewable energy We ve won commitments at the state and local level that fueled explosive growth in solar and wind power across the country But we have a long way to go and the Koch brothers and some utilities are spending heavily to block and roll back our progress We re calling on cities states and even big box stores to do more to go solar promoting offshore wind along the Atlantic coast and defending federal policies that help level the playing field for renewables Conservation America What writer Wallace Stegner called America s best idea setting aside national parks for the benefit of all has endured for almost 150 years Today however some are pushing to sell off public lands open them to fracking and mining and prohibit the designation of more national monuments and wilderness We ve won support for new national monuments in California New Mexico Colorado and Washington State we ve defended the Land and Water Conservation Fund and we ve fought

    Original URL path: http://jobs.environmentamerica.org/priorities.html (2016-05-01)
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    on our hiring process Required Field First Name Last Name Email Address Phone number College Graduation Year Graduation Year 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989 1988 1987 1986 1985 1984 1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 1976 1975 1974 1973 1972

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    and earn media attention for our cause Lobby elected officials You may discuss strategy with a champion in Congress or make a convincing case to a legislator who is undecided on a particular vote You ll work the inside game to complement our outside field operation where most of our power is derived Build powerful coalitions You ll reach out to small businesses farmers public health officials unions and others to demonstrate broad based support for our policy goals Generate traditional media and social media attention From organizing news conferences to writing opinion pieces to maintaining a presence on Facebook and Twitter for your campaigns you ll work to shine a spotlight on our issues Run citizen outreach campaigns During your two summers as a fellow you ll direct citizen outreach offices where you ll hire and manage a staff of 20 canvassers raise money build our membership and help win one of our key campaigns Identify and cultivate donors You ll reach out to foundations and major donors and ask them to fund our work to fight global warming ban fracking and protect our most spectacular natural areas Beyond your first two years After two years as an Environment America fellow you ll have learned the ropes gained invaluable hands on experience and made a real difference for the environment You ll have skills and experience that will set you apart from most other recent college graduates And you ll be ready to take on even more responsibility at Environment America as a program director or a state director for one of our affiliates Qualifications We re seeking candidates committed to fighting for a green future We look for smarts leadership experience top notch written and verbal skills and an eagerness to learn We value experience organizing including building

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    them up with emails web pages and digital strategy Develop partnerships and creative online tactics to build our audience and raise money Analyze the results of your work and report on successes and failures Keep your projects on track hold people accountable to their deliverables and communicate regularly with your team Qualifications You Can write persuasively and boil complex issues down to a single sentence Have an opinion about what works online and can point to examples to back it up Are excited to learn new tools and aren t afraid of HTML Want to make the world better and won t shy away from pointing blame Have built something from scratch Sweat the details Apply Now Compensation Benefits Target annual compensation for this position is commensurate with the relevant professional experience and or advanced degrees that a candidate has Environment America offers a competitive benefits package Location Denver CO Environment America is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race color national or ethnic origin religion age sex handicap pregnancy sexual orientation gender identity or veteran status Contact Us If you re ready to fight to save the environment

    Original URL path: http://jobs.environmentamerica.org/digital-campaigner.html (2016-05-01)
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    federal Build access and influence with key players who can help us move our agenda forward Campaign Strategy Development Assess opportunities for building political and public support through coalition building grassroots organizing grasstops mobilization generating media coverage and develop winning plans for putting our resources to use Media Outreach Organize media events write news releases attend editorial board meetings generate on line content and design other communication tactics with a goal of building name recognition garnering broad support and educating and mobilizing the public around our conservation vision Program and Policy Development Participate in and oversee policy development research and messaging for our conservation program Help determine where our field resources will be most effective Building the Community Building relationships and mobilizing support within the national environmental community while working with key constituencies that share our concerns about conservation from health professionals and farmers to outdoor recreational businesses and local elected officials Mobilizing the Public Providing compelling information and opportunities for action to our members and the general public will be a critical component of winning our conservation campaigns Fundraising Write grant proposals build relationships with foundation staff and meet with major donors all to bring more resources to our campaigns S he will also work with our citizen outreach and on line staff to build and develop a strong membership base to sustain our work Recruiting and Developing Staff Recruit new staff new interns and new volunteers to increase our impact and build more power Oversee all staff on the Conservation Program team including developing and implementing work plans provide training and leadership development opportunities Qualifications Candidates must have at least 5 years of relevant professional experience Qualified candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to environmental issues and to citizen based social change as well as a track record

    Original URL path: http://jobs.environmentamerica.org/conservation-america-director.html (2016-05-01)
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    more organizations representing varied and powerful constituencies engaged in the effort Responsibilities include Campaign Coordination Working with our staff and our campaign partners to win ongoing support for federal and state policies to support clean energy This will include building partnerships with allies and being responsible for meeting our tactical campaign goals Coalition Building Cultivating relationships with diverse and powerful allies and expanding the constituencies supporting our efforts This will include building a coalition of more than 500 key allies and getting them actively involved in our campaign including attending events participating in press conferences and tapping into their networks to promote the campaign Grassroots Mobilization Working with our organizers and advocates to mobilize citizens in support of our campaigns both on and offline Providing compelling information and opportunities for action to our members and the general public will be a critical component of winning our clean energy campaigns Media and Visibility Getting the word out far and wide in the media and through other channels is a critical part of our work By elevating the issue in the public debate we can better educate and motivate our supporters and hold decision makers accountable Opportunities for visibility will include releasing reports writing and developing materials including press releases developing talking points op eds letters to the editor in addition to social media materials and doing outreach to the media Our wind campaign coordinator will also be responsible for representing the organization at various conferences on panels etc Fundraising Money makes the world go round The wind campaign organizer will help raise grant money to fund our work and will help cultivate donors for our clean energy work S he will also have the opportunity to provide briefings and updates for our citizen outreach staff donors and funders Recruitment Help recruit

    Original URL path: http://jobs.environmentamerica.org/clean-energy-advocate.html (2016-05-01)
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