Sierra Club Organizing Representative, Wildlands Campaign - Gainesville FL

  • Sierra Club
  • Sep 09, 2019
Full time Environmental

Job Description

Sierra Club seeks an Organizing Representative based in Gainesville, FL to coordinate a broad, volunteer-based citizen education effort and build teams of activists on our campaigns to (1) stop fertilizer, sewage, and manure pollution, the nutrient pollution that fuels Karenia brevis and blue-green algae, at its source and to advocate for clean water for Florida’s springs, rivers, lakes, and estuaries; and (2) protect Florida's wildlands, and the wildlife that inhabit them, from unsustainable growth, transportation corridors, and other development threats.

The ideal candidate has a strong background in recruiting and motivating people to build grassroots power and possesses strong coalition-building, media relations, advocacy, and communications skills.
If you can engage volunteer committees, interact with stakeholders at all levels, and have a passion for Sierra Club’s mission to explore, enjoy, and protect the planet, take a look at the full job description and application information via the provided link.

Occupations

Environmental Protection-Conservation