Administrative Assistant

Fresh Energy

ORGANIZATION Fresh Energy is an independent non-profit organization that works to speed the transition to a clean energy economy in Minnesota. Our team of scientists, attorneys, analysists, and economists are shaping and driving policies that benefit our communities and our future. By working purely in the public interest, Fresh Energy is able to push for… Read more »

Candidate Education Contractor

Minnesota Environmental Partnership

The Minnesota Environmental Partnership (MEP), a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit, is a statewide coalition of environmental and conservation nonprofits. Our coalition exists to help diverse environmental nonprofits be successful by working together. The mission of MEP is to make that success possible by strengthening the effectiveness and building the power of our members to achieve the… Read more »

Land Protection Specialist

The Nature Conservancy

OFFICE LOCATIONGlyndon, Minnesota (MN) strongly preferred POSITION SUMMARYThe Nature Conservancy seeks an experienced real estate professional to be part of a team working to protect high quality natural areas in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota.  The current focus of this position will be to acquire fee-title and conservation easements on native prairie, primarily in… Read more »

Climate Change Specialist

1854 Treaty Authority

Term: regular full-time (2 years, extension dependent upon funding) Salary: $19.00 / hr Position Description: The incumbent will assist the Resource Management Division in understanding and communicating impacts of climate change to the resources within the 1854 Ceded Territory area of northeastern Minnesota. The position will be responsible for developing a climate change program. Specific duties may… Read more »

Program Assistant

The McKnight Foundation

  Background. Founded in 1953 and independently endowed by William and Maude McKnight, the Minnesota based family foundation has assets of approximately $2.2 billion and granted about $88 million in 2015. McKnight concentrates resources in the arts; early literacy; the environment; the region and communities; neuroscience and crop research; and select efforts in Southeast Asia… Read more »

Community Manager

RE-AMP

ORGANIZATIONAL  OVERVIEW   RE-­‐AMP  is  an  active  network  of  over  175  nonprofits  and  foundations  across  eight  Midwestern  states  working  on   climate  change  and  energy  policy  with  the  goal  of  reducing  global  warming  pollution  economy-­‐wide  80%  by  2050.   Member  organizations  form  the  backbone  of  RE-­‐AMP.  The  member  organizations  elect  a  steering  committee,   which  guides  the  policy  formation,… Read more »

Part-time Administrative Assistant

The Midwest Environmental Justice Network (MWEJN)

The MWEJN is geared toward cross collaboration with other organizations in the region that are grounded in environmental justice and community rootedness. The current leadership body of the MWEJN consists of the Center for Earth, Energy, and Democracy (CEED) in Minneapolis, Minnesota; East Michigan Environmental Action Council (EMEAC) in Detroit, Michigan; and the Little Village… Read more »

Legal Assistant Position

Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy

Applications close: June 30 or until filled POSITION TITLE: Legal AssistantACCOUNTABLE TO: Legal Director and Office ManagerJOB STATUS: Full-Time, Hourly Non-ExemptSALARY RANGE: $16.00-$19.00/hour DOQ   PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: To provide administrative assistance to MCEA attorneys (5 attorneys plus interns and volunteers) as well as administrative support, as needed, to MCEA’s other advocacy staff…. Read more »

MN State Fair Exhibit Intern

Renewing the Countryside

Part-time, 15 – 20 hours/week, through Mid-September. Close to full time during the fair dates: 8/25-9/25/2016. Paid $10-$12/hr based on experience. This intern will assist the planning and organizing committee for the 2016 Healthy Local Food exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair. Tasks will include research, planning and organizing of event resources and volunteers. During the fair… Read more »

Communications Associate

Environmental Initiative

Environmental Initiative is seeking a part-time (15-20 hours per week), temporary, Communications Associate to help support a dynamic and growing nonprofit. The Communications Associate will help raise Environmental Initiative’s profile and influence by executing communications strategies and tactics on the organization’s website, blog, email, and social media platforms. The ideal candidate is an exceptional writer,… Read more »

Electoral Program Intern

Clean Water Action

Clean Water Action (CWA) is an organization of 50,000 Minnesotans working to empower people to take action to protect America’s waters, build healthy communities and to make democracy work for all of us. For 36 years Clean Water Action has succeeded in winning some of the nation’s most important environmental protections through grassroots organizing, expert… Read more »

Great Lakes Program Coordinator

Minnesota Environmental Partnership

The Minnesota Environmental Partnership (MEP), a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit, is a statewide coalition of environmental and conservation nonprofits. Our coalition exists to help diverse environmental nonprofits be successful by working together. The mission of MEP is to make that success possible by strengthening the effectiveness and building the power of our members to achieve the… Read more »

Great River Passage Fellow

City of St. Paul

Great River Passage INITIATIVEThe City of Saint Paul is seeking an individual to serve as the Great River Passage Fellow within the Department of Parks and Recreation. About the Great River Passage Initiative:The Great River Passage Initiative is the result of an award-winning Great River Passage Master Planning Process, a transformational vision that sets the stage for… Read more »

Communications Associate

Communications Associate Environmental Initiative is a nonprofit organization that builds partnerships to develop collaborative solutions to Minnesota’s environmental problems. We create a safe space where people with different perspectives come together, learn, discuss, reach agreement, and implement environmental solutions in partnership. We bring people together to problem-solve. Learn more » Position Overview Environmental Initiative is… Read more »

Great River Passage Manager

City of St. Paul

Great River Passage INITIATIVEThe City of Saint Paul is seeking an individual to serve as the Great River Passage Manager within the Department of Parks and Recreation. About the Great River Passage Initiative:The Great River Passage Initiative is the result of an award-winning Great River Passage Master Planning Process, a transformational vision that sets the stage for… Read more »

Communications Assistant

Conservation Minnesota

Position Opening: Communications AssistantFrom our four “real” seasons to our 10,000 lakes, the Great Outdoors defines life here. It is where many of our most cherished memories are created with family and friends. Passing our experiences and traditions on to our children, being good stewards of our land and lakes — these are values that we all share…. Read more »

Part-time Fellow, Energy Data Analysis

Fresh Energy

POSITION SUMMARY The successful candidate in this part-time (approximately 20 hours average per week, flexible for the right candidate) temporary (3-4 months, flexible for the right person) position will work on high impact data analysis and related research projects to support the work of the organization’s active energy savings and utility rates research. RESPONSIBILITIES Help… Read more »

Research Associate

Institute for Local Self Reliance

Research Associate (Minneapolis office) The Institute for Local Self-Reliance is looking for an amazing Research Associate to join its Energy Democracy Initiative. Our ideal candidate is: A relentless seeker of data, unafraid to use internet, phone, or email to ferret out information ranging from federal filings by rural electric cooperatives to statistics on the number of distributed solar… Read more »