Sustainability Coordinator Position Available

At the City of West Palm Beach

Summary: Under general supervision, provides support for the City of West Palm Beach sustainability initiative; coordinates and implements programs related to the following: carbon footprint reduction, energy efficiency, water conservation, green model home, green job training programs, green building principles, transportation, environmentally preferable purchasing and other sustainable/conservation subjects; program management and metrics; curriculum development for public outreach; public education; business workshops; and performs related duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Environmental Studies, Public Policy, Management, Sustainable Land Planning or related field, and three (3) years relevant work experience in the area of sustainability program management, water and energy management. A valid Florida driver’s license is required or a valid driver’s license form any state (equivalent to a State of Florida Class E) may be utilized upon application with the ability to obtain a State of Florida driver’s license within 30 days from date of employment. Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP), Engineer in Training (EIT), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEEDAP) preferred.

Closing Date: May 29, 2015

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Contact: Matt Ferrer, mwferrer@wpb.org, 561-804-4984.