Tesla Motors Job Fair in Newark City, CA on May 7

West Valley Staffing Group will be holding a hiring event in Newark City this Saturday, May 7. They are looking to hire hundreds of Production Assembly Associates and Material Handlers to work on contract for Tesla Motors.

Hiring Event Details and Location:
– Event will be held on May 7th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
– Location: 8200 Gateway Boulevard in Newark, CA

Preparation for Job Fair – Please read carefully:
– Register at www.westvalley.com prior to coming to job fair
– Bring current resume and two to three professional references
– Bring two valid forms of identification

Roundup of Recent Green Job Postings

The special blog post contains a roundup of more than 25 recent job postings:

Canada – Calgary 
Marketing Director, ECO Canada

Ethiopia – Zefine
Education Program Specialist, Nuru

Germany – Frankfurt 
Finance & Operations Director, Yunus Social Business 

Austin, DC, Raleigh, NYC or San Francisco
Senior Director – Idea Bank, EDF  

NYC or San Francisco
Producer Communications & Community Lead, Good Eggs

CA – Cupertino
Supplier Responsibility Labor & Human Rights Program Analyst, Apple 

CA – Emeryville 
Office Assistant & Web Editor, Rock the Bike 

CA – Los Angeles
Program Specialist – Social Responsibility & Accountability, UL  

CA – Oakland
Project Manager – Technical Services, Build It Green  

CA – San Rafael
Engineering Technician I, Marin County  

CA – San Francisco
Communications Assistant, Sierra Club
Multiple jobs @ Tipping Point 

DC – Washington 
* Eastern Region Director, American Wind Energy Association 
* Office Coordinator, Oceana 

GA – Atlanta
Vendor Manager – Waste Solutions, Ecova 

MT – Havre
Organic Farming Apprenticeship, Vilicus Farms

NY – NYC 
* Associate Director of Communications, Slow Food USA 
* Program Director, HBK Incubates 

OR – Portland 
* Program Officer, Lemelson Foundation
* Legal Database Projects Lead, Ecova  

PA – Pittsburgh
Part-Time Field Sales Agent, Green Mountain Energy

TX – Dallas
Enterprise Data Architect, Ecova  

VA – Arlington
Sr. Representative – Government Relations, The Conservation Fund 

WA – Spokane 
Multiple jobs @ Ecova: 
* Sr. Software Engineer
* Supervisor, U-EDM Operations
* Sr. Test Automation Engineer
* IT Technical Support   

WV – Huntington
Program Director, Refresh Appalachia 

Roundup of Recent Green Job Postings

The special blog post contains a roundup of more than 30 recent job postings:

Nairobi, Kenya; Kampala, Uganda; San Francisco, CA 
Multiple jobs @ Living Goods 

India – Mumbai
Environmental Engineer, Academy for Earth Sustainability 

India – Delhi/NCR
Product Manager, Simpa Energy 

AZ – Phoenix
Field Coordinator, Ecova 

CA – Mountain View 
* Associate – Renewable Energy Investments Team, Google 
* Program Manager – Energy, Google  

CA – Oakland 
* Executive Director, Amazon Watch 
* Recycling Director, Civicorps 

CA – Petaluma 
Marketing Coordinator, ESA  

CA – Sacramento 
* Associate – CEQA/NEPA, ESA 
* Associate Biologist, ESA 
* Project Mgr./Environmental Planner, ESA 

CA – San Francisco 
* Marketing Coordinator, ESA 
* Biologist, ESA  
* Senior Regulatory Permitting Specialist, ESA 

CO – Denver 
* Environmental Scientist/Biologist, Jacobs Engineering 
* Senior Biologist, Jacobs Engineering  

CO – Lafayette 
Business Manager, Playa Lakes Joint Venture  

CT – Middletown 
River Steward, CT River Watershed Council 

DC – Washington 
* Executive Director, Society for Ecological Restoration
* Jobs @ Earth Day Network: Director of Green Schools & Education / Social Media Mgr. / Communications Director / Director of Earth Day 2015 

FL – Orlando
Energy Conservation Specialist, Orlando Utilities Commission  

MA – Boston 
* Environment Energy & Open Space Chief of Staff, City of Boston  
* Conservation Commission Executive Secretary, City of Boston  

MN – Minneapolis 
Operations Mgr./Project Manager, Wetland Habitat Restorations  

NM – Albuquerque 
NEPA Planning Specialist, ESA  

NY – New York City 
* Senior Director – Corporate Responsibility, Social Investments, Pfizer  
* CSR Associate, Guggenheim Partners 
* CGI America 2015 Sustainable Bldgs. Working Group Associate, Clinton Foundation  

PA – Mifflintown 
Conservation Planner – Juniata, Chesapeake Bay Foundation  

WA – Seattle 
* Graphic Designer, ESA  
* EHS Manager, North Pacific Seafoods  

WA – Spokane 
* Sr. Manager – Data Acquisition, Ecova 
* Team Lead – UEDM Operations, Ecova 
* Sr. Financial Analyst, Ecova

Green Job of the Day: Online Social Media Manager (Santa Monica, CA)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: Online Social Media Manager
Organization: Gobal Green USA
Location: Santa Monica, CA

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. You can review the complete job announcement here.

[start excerpt]

The Online Social Media Manager will be a full-time position, responsible for overseeing the creation and ongoing management of a centralized online department at GGUSA. This position will report to Director of Communications, and will lead our effort to shape the organizations online communications, and advocacy. Core responsibilities include working with the organization as a whole to develop and execute a comprehensive strategic online plan. 

[end excerpt]

Green Job of the Day: Solar Installation Associate, GRID Alternatives (Chico, CA)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: Solar Installation Associates (three positions available)
Organization: GRID Alternatives

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. You can review the complete job announcement here (Microsoft Word format).

[start excerpt]

Founded during the 2001 California energy crisis, GRID Alternatives’ (www.gridalternatives.org) mission is to empower communities in need by providing renewable energy and energy efficiency services, equipment, and training. GRID Alternatives provides these services exclusively to low-income households, including families, seniors, and persons with disabilities. We install solar electric systems for low-income homeowners with volunteers and job trainees, enhancing long-term housing affordability for low-income households by reducing their energy costs, and expanding economic opportunity by providing skills and training in the growing field of solar electricity.

GRID Alternatives’ North Valley office is looking for three (3) Solar Installation Associates to join our organization as AmeriCorps members. This is an opportunity for highly motivated and enthusiastic people to join GRID Alternatives for a 12-month term. AmeriCorps members will gain valuable experience in the solar and non-profit industry to help launch their career while making significant contributions to GRID Alternatives and the broader community.

[end excerpt]

Green Job of the Day: Jobs via Redfish Technology (Chicago, Denver, SF, Long Beach, Santa Monica)

Redfish Technology

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.  For today's edition we're spotlighting multiple jobs available via Redfish Technology – a recruiting firm that serves the green technology sector:

Green Job of the Day: Communications Coordinator, Sequoia Riverlands Trust (Visalia, CA)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: Communications Coordinator
Organization: Sequoia Riverlands Trust
Location: Visalia, CA

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. The complete job announcement is available here.

[start excerpt]

Sequoia Riverlands Trust, a regional non-profit land trust headquartered in Visalia, California, seeks a qualified candidate for the position of Communications Coordinator. The Communications Coordinator will lead the development of communications plans, messages and materials to support Sequoia Riverlands Trusts mission and programs. As a member of the development department, s/he will provide strategic direction as well as the tools, support and direct action necessary to engage key audiences. S/he ensures the timely design and implementation of print and digital marketing materials and campaigns.

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Home Energy Retrofit Occupations (HERO) Program Offers Free Course on “Effective Green Business Marketing” at Skyline College

The Home Energy Retrofit Occupations (HERO) Program announces its next free training offering: Effective Green Business Marketing at Skyline College, June 21 – August 4 (Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4pm to 7:15pm). This class will focus on branding, networking, social media, customer cultivation and general marketing for the green economy.  This training is open to all dislocated, unemployed, veteran and incumbent workers who are eligible through the Workforce Investment Act.  For more information, please download this flyer (PDF).  Orientations will be held June 14th and 15th.  For more information, please contact Gina at HERO [at] smchsa.org