Job Posting: Sustainability Coordinator

Job Posting: Sustainability Coordinator

Village of Oak Park, Illinois

Sustainability Coordinator


  • Department/Division Village Manager
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Annual Salary/Grade: $70,000 – $84,163/Grade 10
  • FLSA: Exempt
  • Union: Non-Union
  • Employment Commission: N/A

 Deadline for Application: September 1, 2017


POSITION SUMMARY:

This is a single class position under direction of the Village Manager.  The Sustainability Coordinator works in close collaboration with the Village Manager and Village staff and the community to translate and facilitate environmental sustainability into policy and practice.  Duties include but are not limited to: develop and implement sustainability programming; research and recommend grant and funding opportunities for sustainability related projects; plan, recommend and execute strategies that logically achieve the Village’s sustainability objectives; monitor progress of the same; align multiple Village stakeholders around strategies, concepts and outcomes; assess potential environmental impacts of Village projects; serving on various committees related to sustainability and acting as recycling coordinator.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:

Applicants can visit our website at http://www.oak-park.us/jobs. Submit applications and resumes by mail to: Human Resources, Village of Oak Park, 123 Madison Street, Oak Park, IL 60302; by email to: HR@oak-park.us ; or by fax to: 708-358-5107. The Village of Oak Park offers a highly competitive benefit package that includes a retirement plan, deferred compensation program, social security, health & life insurance, vacation, sick leave & other benefits.

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