The USGBC Florida Chapter often learns of position openings throughout the State of Florida and beyond, and encourages businesses and municipalities to post jobs on our website.
Click here to forward position openings and note in the Subject line "Jobs". Opportunities (see below) will be posted for a three-month period or until we are informed of the position closing, and USGBC Florida staff also will send notice of opportunities to volunteer leaders in the applicable geographic Regions. If opportunities are not for you but you know of a colleague who might be interested, please share this page's URL.
Chapter Members are encouraged to update their Membership Profile -- always visible at www.usgbcflorida.org/Member-Directory -- to help market you and your company. Members may update their profiles by logging in using your current email address and password. Once logged in, return to that login area and click View Profile. The steps to edit your profile will be apparent. Adding particulars to your profile such as your bio, your contact and accreditation information, your headshot picture or your company logo, and more, will greatly help market you and your company. The USGBC Florida website will recognize you as a member as soon as you login.
Guide to Green Colleges
The Princeton Review's Guide to 361 Green Colleges: 2016 Edition profiles colleges with the most exceptional commitments to sustainability based on their academic offerings and career preparation for students, campus policies, initiatives and activities. The profiles in the guide give college applicants information about each school's admission requirements, cost and financial aid, as well as student body facts and stats. There are also “Green Facts” write-ups on the schools, including everything from the school's use of renewable energy, recycling and conservation programs to the availability of environmental studies and career guidance for green jobs.
Sustainability Support Positions (2, Part Time, Temporary) for City of Fort Lauderdale (posted June 21, 2018)
The City of Fort Lauderdale Public Works Sustainability Division is seeking two individuals interested in gaining knowledge and experience in municipal sustainability and resiliency practices. Click here to learn more and apply.
Senior Project Manager Sustainability and Canal Restoration for Monroe County (posted June 14, 2018)
The primary function of this job is to carry out highly responsible work in planning, developing, coordinating and managing the complex activities of the County’s sustainability efforts, including implementation of the County’s GreenKeys Sustainability Action Plan. The position will plan, manage and coordinate the diversified operations in provision of sustainable initiatives for Monroe County, develop and manage sustainability contracts and grants, provide outreach to residents, and be responsible for tasks related to ensure program and fiscal compliance of the program. View job description here and apply here.
Resilience Energy Analyst with Miami-Dade County (posted on May 23, 2018)
The Resilience Energy Analyst will lead engagement and guide internal and external interest groups in developing, implementing, and maintaining community-wide tracking of utility usage for large private and public sector buildings and associated policies and programs. To view the job posting, visit here, select Non-County Log-In, and on the next webpage, type the word “Resilience” into the keyword search field (you don’t actually have to log in if you are just viewing the job posting). Application period will close on June 10.
Planner III in the Public Works Sustainability Division for the City of Fort Lauderdale (posted May 5, 2018)
This position will report to the Principal Planner in Sustainability in the Sustainability and Climate Resilience Group and will support the Division’s efforts to achieve its goals, objectives, and initiatives under the City's Strategic Plan. Position requires extensive knowledge of a broad range of sustainability principles, including climate change mitigation and resiliency, as well as an ability to work collaboratively with other departments, disciplines, professions, partners, and stakeholders. Please note that although the job title is officially for a high-level Planner job category, applicants with other sustainability related backgrounds, including sustainability, environmental studies, urban planning, architecture, engineering, or public policy or administration, or a closely related field are encouraged to apply. Click Here for the description or Click Here for the City’s Job Opportunities Page.
Senior Project Manager and Job Captain Positions (posted on March 30, 2018)
West Architecture + Design in Lantana, FL, is seeking to fill two positions -- a Senior Project Manager and a Job Captain. Highly motivated and uniquely talented applicants must have a Degree in Architecture, LEED AP (preferred), 2+ years minimum of working experience in Schematic Design through Construction Administration phases, and proficiency in REVIT, AutoCAD Architecture, and Photoshop. Candidates must feel confident in a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task. To express interest: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sustainability Coordinator for Orange County Convention Center (posted March 27, 2018)
This full-time position will coordinate and implement sustainability initiatives for the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) that will benefit the OCCC, clients, exhibitors, attendees, employees and the environment. Responsibilities include obtaining and maintaining LEED Certification, and maintaining and expanding the environmental standards as defined by EMS. Learn more and apply by clicking here.
Post-Doctoral Research Associate in buildings field (energy efficiency / indoor air quality) with UCF (posted February 16, 2018)
The Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC), a research institute of the University of Central Florida (UCF), is seeking a postdoctoral associate to join their Buildings Research Division. for a 2-year appointment. The selected candidate will participate in field and laboratory research at the intersection of building science and indoor air quality. Learn more and apply ...
Environmental Sustainability Coordinator, City of Hollywood (posted February 5, 2018)
This full-time position closes for applications on February 7. Visit here to learn more and apply,
Director, Energy Conservation and Sustainability , Valencia College (posted February 5, 2018)
This full-time position closes for applications on February 28. Visit here to learn more and apply.
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