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Eco3.23 City of Duluth Energy and Sustainability VISTA
 
 
 
The VISTA will work with the City of Duluth Sustainability Officer to research, plan, and conduct engagement activities that help to identify and implement actions and policies that advance sustainability and more equitably serve Duluth residents and neighborhoods. Major efforts and supporting tasks include: - Gather data on potential projects, analyze and improve metrics, and research examples and lessons learned from other cities’ progress. Use data to assess the need for program development and engagement in Duluth and identify common setbacks of potential projects or policies. - Assist in developing strategies for sustainability metrics reporting (ex: GreenStep Cities, Carbon Disclosure Project) - Assist in developing priorities for sustainability and climate action work planning that reduce inequities, as identified in the Duluth Climate Vulnerability Assessment - Program planning and delivery related to sustainability goals in the Imagine Duluth 2035 Comprehensive Plan - Assist in program development and delivery that support implementation of the Imagine Duluth 2035 Comprehensive Plan’s sustainability-related goals, including: - Assist in energy and equity related programs and events, within the City and community - Contribute to grant writing to engage residents and businesses on energy topics (green buildings, efficiency, renewables, conservation, etc.) - Contribute to energy and sustainability engagement and outreach in Duluth. The VISTA member will be part of the Eco3 VISTA cohort serving in northeastern Minnesota. Although each member will participate in VISTA specific activities such as regular cohort meetings, collaborative projects, professional development opportunities, and trainings.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.




Member Duties : 1) Perform research and improving metrics around energy and sustainability and research examples and lessons learned from other cities’ progress. Assess the need for program development and engagement, identify common setbacks of potential projects or policies. 2) Assist in program development and delivery that support implementation of the Climate Action Work Plan and Imagine Duluth 2035 Comprehensive Plans. 3) Engage residents and communicate sustainability and energy stories, progress, and challenges.
 
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Stipend . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit https://americorps.gov/members-volunteers/vista/benefits.
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Environment ,  Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development . 
 
Skills :
Community Organization ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Public Speaking ,  Writing/Editing ,  Leadership ,  Social Services ,  Environment ,  Communications . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Eco3.23 City of Duluth Energy and Sustainability VISTA

Program Start/End Date
08/14/2023  -   08/12/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MINNESOTA  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  06/09/2023  To  08/01/2023 

Contact Patrick Weber
2014 W 3rd St
Duluth   MN   55806
2183361038
patrick@ecolibrium3.org
www.ecolibrium3.org/joinvista/

Listing ID 97344


       

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