Sierra Club Long Island, New York, USA
Mar 01, 2018Full time
Come be a part of the Sierra Club's launch of our visionary 100% Clean Energy for All campaign in NY! By addressing large-scale and local renewable energy, expanding energy efficiency, making energy and transportation choices more affordable and accessible, and re-visioning our transportation systems, this campaign will seek to move NY to a clean energy economy fueled entirely by renewables like wind, solar, and geothermal. The Sierra Club is looking for an Organizing Representative in Long Island to work to accelerate offshore wind development, and engage municipalities to build demand for renewable electricity and fossil-free transportation. This position will recruit and engage volunteers, build volunteer leadership, work with media, organizational partners, and decision-makers, and cultivate grassroots networks throughout Long Island.Interested candidates should have at least 3 years experience in grassroots organizing, strategy development, coalition building and media relations in environmental, social justice, political campaigns or related efforts.