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Environmental Management Staffer Responsibilities-Chesapeake Research Consortium

Chesapeake Research Consortium Environmental Management Career Development Program Appointment in support of the Chesapeake Bay Program partnership’s Foster Chesapeake Stewardship Goal Implementation Team  Restoration of the Chesapeake Bay watershed requires committed, diverse, passionate individuals and the Chesapeake Research Consortium (CRC) seeks such an individual for a three-year appointment to provide support to the Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) partnership’s Foster Chesapeake Stewardship Goal Implementation Team. 
Environmental Management Staffer Responsibilities The candidate selected for this position will be involved in a broad range of goal team activities associated with advancing the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement goals listed above. This will include: organization and support of a variety of meetings; coordinating communication with goal team and work group membership; tracking team action items; coordinating and/or working on specific projects; and carrying out resear…

Oyster Holdings Job Announcement: Oyster Hatchery Position

Job Announcement: Oyster Hatchery Position KCB Oyster Holdings is located in Lottsburg, Virginia and produces oyster larvae and seed from December through September. This is a seasonal, full-time job. This is a unique opportunity to commercially produce oysters and develop a research/breeding program to improve hatchery performance. Primary responsibilities: Brood stock management and maintenanceAlgae cultureSpawning and larvae cultureCultchless seed settingFiltration maintenanceBasic qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a science related fieldGood work ethic and self-motivatedAbility to work variable hours, including weekends in rotationAbility to work independently and multi-taskCommunicate effectively with other employeesAbility to perform record keeping and organize resultsPreferred qualifications: Prior hatchery knowledgeAbility to adaptively manageProblem solving/troubleshootingAbility to conduct research experimentsInterest in seawater chemistry and oyster breedingSalary negotiable a…

Parking Cash Out

Students Faculty and Staff Parking Sustainable Transportation DOTS' Parking Cash Out will open on Monday, August 5, offering $450 to the first 75 eligible employees who give up their parking permit and commit to a sustainable commute for the entire 2019-2020 academic year. New this year, the program will offer a $300 cash incentive to 25 eligible graduate students.
SIGN-UP PERIODEligible employees and graduate students may sign up at go.umd.edu/parking-cashout or in person at the DOTS office in Regents Drive Garage between Monday, August 5, 2019  at 10:00 a.m. and Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. PARTICIPANT ELIGIBILITYMust be a UMD employee or graduate student.  Must have an active annual faculty/staff or student commuter parking registration for the 2018-2019 academic year. Carpool permit holders and active vanpool subsidy recipients are not eligible. Not available to employees who work in off-campus offices and do not require a parking registration. PARTICIPANTS MUST AGREE TO:Canc…

Full-Time International Food Policy Research Institute Internship

Full-Time International Food Policy Research Institute Internship
Position descriptionThe International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a Media Engagement Intern to provide crucial support in communicating innovative research on development issues.  IFPRI is a non-profit, apolitical research organization providing evidence-based policy solutions to sustainably reduce poverty, hunger, and malnutrition, and improve welfare across the developing world. The successful candidate will help the media team spotlight and disseminate our best and most salient work through our social media channels, our blog, and our relationships with external news media outlets so that insightful research can inform meaningful policy changes towards realizing our vision of a world free from hunger and poverty.  To achieve these goals, the intern will: draft dynamic content for our website and blog based on our most relevant research and events; generate ideas and content for social media campaigns ac…

Part-Time SEA Teaching Position

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Earth Day Network 2019 Autumn Internship

Earth Day Network 2019 Autumn Internship Washington DC
Earth Day Network’s mission is to broaden and diversify the worldwide environmental movement and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle to build a healthy and sustainable environment, address climate change, and protect the Earth for future generations. Earth Day Network (EDN) is the world’s largest recruiter to the environmental movement, working with more than 50,000 partners in 196 countries to build environmental democracy. We work through a combination of education, public policy, and consumer campaigns to accomplish our goals. EDN is looking for qualified candidates with a strong interest and knowledge in current environmental issues and to play a vital role in the follow through of Earth Day’s 2019 Protect Our Species Campaign, the planning and implementation of Earth Day 2020 (Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary!!), and all year-round programming. Interns will work closely with EDN’s staff to gain experience by attending meeti…

Clean Energy Analyst (Entry-Level)

Clean Energy Analyst (Entry-Level) Arlington VA
Green Powered Technology, LLC is an energy and engineering consulting firm based in Arlington, Virginia. We were established in 2010 with a vision of employing innovative solutions to sustainably manage the Earth’s resources and to meet society's needs. GPTech offers technical, financing, and private sector engagement expertise, furthering U.S. private sector expansion into emerging markets. We provide comprehensive client services from project inception to completion, by delivering solutions that improve operations and compliance, build institutional capacity, reduce risk, save money, enhance security and help our clients make more informed decisions about their energy and infrastructure investments. We work across three practices areas, energy, infrastructure and development, to support clients, such as, Customs Border Protection, U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), Millennium Challenge Corporation, and the U.S. Agency for Inte…