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|Posted Job Title||SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR|
|School Name||Facilities and Real Estate Services|
|Org||Office of the University Architect|
|Posted to the Web||02/15/2017|
|Posted Job/Salary Grade||025|
|Position Type||Full Time|
|Position Length||End Date Established|
|Position End Date||06/30/2019|
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
The Sustainability Coordinator is responsible for managing programs and outreach initiatives in support of the University’s Climate Action Plan 2.0. Outreach initiatives are split between student and staff / faculty engagement programs. The Sustainability Coordinator reports to the Environmental Sustainability Director and helps support other strategic initiatives as needed.
Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Sciences, Management, Earth Science or Planning and at least 2 years of experience strongly preferred. HS diploma and 5 to 7 years of experience in planning, environmental studies, engineering, design, or humanities or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
|Affirmative Action Statement||
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
|Special Requirements||Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.|
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How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
- Contacted by a Penn Recruiter
- Referred by a Penn Employee
- Referred by a friend or family member
- Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
- Inside Higher Ed
- Other Internet Advertisement
- Other Social Media Site
- Professional Affiliation/Trade Website
- Diversity Association/Publication Website
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- Recruitment and/or staffing agency
What is your highest level of education completed?
- Less than high school education
- High School Diploma or GED
- Vocational or Technical School
- Associate's Degree or Two Year College
- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree
How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
- 0 to 1 Year
- 1 to 2 Years
- 2 to 3 Years
- 3 to 5 Years
- 5 to 7 Years
- 7 to 10 Years
- Over 10 Years
Do you have a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences, Management, Earth Science or Planning?
Do you have knowledge of sustainability issues and best practices?
Do you have excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills?
Do you have experience managing outreach programs and facilitating complex event logistics?
Are you comfortable developing marketing materials and educational content for diverse audiences?
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