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Please see the list below for current job opportunities with our member organizations. If you are a Green Umbrella member and would like to submit a job posting, please send it to greennews@greenumbrella.org.

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  • January 14, 2020 12:20 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Imago

    Imago is currently accepting applications for two internships.

    OUTDOOR EDUCATION INTERNSHIP

    Status: Accepting Applications for Spring 2020 Internship

    General Description: The Outdoor Education Intern is an integral part of Imago’s education team who works with education staff to organize and develop curriculum as well as designing and presenting our education programs. Depending on the intern’s availability, the curriculum and programs can be for our Branching Out Programs with Cincinnati Public Schools, or for specific education opportunities.

    Hours: 15-20 hours per week

    Compensation: $10/hour

    SUMMER CAMP INTERN

    Status: Accepting Applications for Summer 2020

    General Description:

    The Summer Nature Camp Intern is an integral part of Imago’s education team who assists in designing and running our summer camp programming. Imago’s nature camps are designed to be hands-on, exploration filled days at Imago’s urban nature preserve. Each camp is a week-long day camp with no overnights*.

    *With the exception of Adventure Camp weeks

    This is a great opportunity if you are passionate about creating and implementing meaningful outdoor experiences for youth. For more information about Imago’s Summer Camps, visit imagoearth.org/camps

    Hours: 30-35 hours/week; primarily Monday-Friday, 8:30-3:30


  • January 06, 2020 9:28 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Our Land Organics

    Position: Project Manager

    Salaried Position plus benefits including: professional development, paid holidays, paid personal days and 2 weeks paid vacation during the end of December/ beginning of January, health care stipend, and profit sharing

    Our Land Organics is a small family-based, landscape design build and maintenance company that is growing. We are looking for someone that is a problem solver, systems oriented and excellent at time management/organization.

    The company culture is one of mutual respect, trust and love for the outdoors. We are plant lovers, soil geeks, and hard working individuals. We encourage growth, education and innovation in this burgeoning field of ecological landscaping.

    CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: 

    ● Supervise landscape installation & maintenance projects 

    ● Coordinate and supervise the work of contractors and two crews 

    ● Create and maintain crews’ daily, weekly, monthly schedules 

    ● Ensure adherence to plans & deadlines 

    ● Source/order the highest quality plants and materials for projects at the best prices 

    ● Ensure quality control during the installation and final accountability for results when the project is complete 

    ● Communicate project details with client, timely communications during the project, creating and gaining approval for change orders and lead communication with client for project wrap up and final walkthrough 

    ● Fluency in reading landscape contracts and designs to devise execution strategy (including work process for crew and determining materials/supplies/tools/equipment required) 

    ● Work full-time plus additional hrs. as needed to complete jobs in peak season 

    ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

    ● Help estimate materials and time for projects 

    ● Assist with landscape designs 

    ● Other duties as needed 

    CORE COMPETENCIES REQUIRED: 

    ● Hard working in a fast paced environment 

    ● Excellent organization skills and attention to detail 

    ● Ability to creatively and practically solve problems 

    ● Ability to provide feedback and solutions to issues 

    ● Ability to manage time and track work of multiple sites each day 

    ● Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

    ● Consistent ability to interact with co-workers, customers, and community in a respectful and professional manner. 

    ● Dependable and able to work both independently and in a diverse team environment 

    ● Ability to arrive to work on time each day ready to be part of a team and energized to lead 

    ● Familiarity with the tools and equipment of the trade 

    Earnings and advancement potential commensurate with overall experience and longevity. 

    Experience: 

    ● Past professional landscaping experience highly desired, knowledge of organic gardening preferred License: 

    ● Drivers (Required) - Clean drivers record Benefits: 

    ● Professional development, paid holidays, paid personal days and 2 weeks paid vacation during the month of January, health care stipend, and profit sharing Schedule: 

    ● Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week 

    HOW TO APPLY: Email resume, cover letter and three references to john@ourlandorganics.org


  • January 02, 2020 10:36 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Rhinegeist

    Job Title: Private Event Manager
    Reports To: Director of Private Events
    Based In: Cincinnati, OH
    Type: Full-Time

    The Rhinegeist Private Events team is expanding! We are looking for an experienced, hard working
    individual to join our team full-time. This role will have a big part in helping grow the on-site
    private venue that opened at Rhinegeist in 2015. It will involve working directly with clients to
    give them the best experience possible throughout the event planning process, as well as
    executing events to the high standards that our team has put in place.

    Click here for more info and to apply. 


  • December 26, 2019 9:06 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Boone County Conservation District

    Title: District Administrative Secretary

    The Boone County Conservation District (BCCDKY) is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented individual who enjoys making a difference and being part of a team to help protect local natural resources.  The District Administrative Secretary will be responsible for conducting daily business and reporting duties, as well as assisting the District on conservation programs. While minimum requirement is high school diploma, a preference will be toward background in environmental studies, natural resources, or a related field, including college studies. Applicant will need a valid driver’s license, excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to lift 50+ lbs., and a passion for local conservation. This full-time position will have flexible hours, including the occasional weekend and evening hours, as necessary.

    Please submit resume, cover letter, and three references via email to Mark Jacobs (markjacobs@bccdky.org) by January 10th, 2020.

    For more information regarding the position, please refer to our website (www.bccdky.org) or call 859-586-7903 ext. 3. BCCDKY is an equal opportunity employer.


  • December 11, 2019 11:54 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Ohio Environmental Council

    Job Title: Political Director

    The Ohio Environmental Council seeks a seasoned Political Director to lead the political direction of the OEC family of organizations. This includes directing government relations, campaigns, communications, and expanding nonpartisan voter participation in the democratic process. This position will also direct and oversee the activities of the OEC’s affiliated 501(C)(4) organization, The OEC Action Fund.

    The ideal candidate will be both visionary and a strategic tactician who can manage and work with a diverse staff, partners, board of directors, and leaders to support and grow the organization and advance the policy agenda.

    About OEC: The Ohio Environmental Council is the state's most comprehensive, effective and respected environmental advocate for a healthier, more sustainable Ohio. Our experts work daily to restore, protect, and strengthen the quality of life for families and communities — from the air we breathe and the water we drink to the food we eat and natural resources we enjoy. Find out more at www.theOEC.org.

    How to Apply: Send your cover letter, resume, sample campaign plan, and references to careers@theOEC.org with “Political Director” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

  • December 11, 2019 8:54 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati

    Job Title: Plant Operator

    General Statement of Duties: 

    Under direct supervision, this employee is responsible for monitoring the proper operation of and controlling the various processes and equipment in a facility (e.g., water/wastewater treatment plant, pumping station). May perform process maintenance tasks to ensure normal, continuous operations. Performs related duties as required.

    Application deadline: 1/8/2020 


  • December 05, 2019 12:04 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: NKY Tri-ED

    Summary: The Manager of Research is responsible for conducting industry and economic research, participating in lead generation efforts, and supporting the management of data for Northern Kentucky Tri-ED and its economic development and entrepreneurship operations. Additionally, this position is responsible for providing data-driven support to Tri-ED’s goals of promoting the Northern Kentucky area as a desirable location for new and expanding businesses. This position will provide Tri-ED with robust data support, but will also find, create, improve, and maintain relationships with relevant partner organizations and service providers. Additionally, this position will maintain relevant day-to-day relationships with REDI Cincinnati, Kentucky United, Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, partner organizations, local communities, and external firms.

    To apply for this job, send a cover letter and resume (including salary requirements) to Christine Russell at CMR@NorthernKentuckyUSA.com by December 13, 2019.

  • November 27, 2019 1:41 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Cincinnati Nature Center

    To apply, click here: https://jobapply.page.link/JPFo 

    The Fellowship in Public Programs Management is a position designed to bridge the gap between being an interpreter and learning to manage a public programs team.  Cincinnati Nature Center recognizes a need in the industry for those who desire to take their programming and management skills to the next level.  In this fellowship, the ideal candidate will not only create and deliver a wide range of public and family programming, but the candidate will be exposed to how to ensure the administrative pieces are also accomplished including, media and exhibits.

    Cincinnati Nature Center is an organization dedicated to continuous improvement.  The Public Programs Management Fellow will have a strong desire to continue their personal development.  We strive to give our members and visitors fresh experiences with each visit. 

    The ideal candidate will have experience with a broad array of interpretive methods and a solid foundation in teaching with strong group management in a non-formal setting.  Current Certified Interpretive guides will be given first look, however, this is not a requirement and opportunity will be given to earn the certification upon hire.



  • November 22, 2019 9:21 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: Great Parks of Hamilton County

    Chief Operating Officer Full Time Job Opportunity 

    Position Overview 

    Great Parks of Hamilton County is seeking a Chief Operating Officer to serve as mentor and team builder to the senior leadership team and to plan the overall operation of assigned divisions and departments. The COO works with the Chief Executive Officer to implement the Great Parks’ vision through the mission and comprehensive master plan and supports the CEO in the execution of Board policies. Other responsibilities include developing goals and strategies for park district funding, land management, conservation, operations, safety and guest experiences. 

    This position is based in Winton Woods Park. 

    Please apply by visiting greatparks.org/jobs, applications must be received by 11:59pm, Saturday, December 21, 2019.


  • November 12, 2019 9:32 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Organization: MetroParks of Butler County

    Posted: Nov 8, 2019, 03:24 PM
    Closing Date: Dec 6, 2019, 04:00 PM

    Part-time, year-round - This position qualifies for paid holidays, vacation and sick time.  This position manages, plans, coordinates and implements MetroParks of Butler County special programs and special events throughout the park system under the direction of Supervisor of Community and Park Connections.  Seeks donations, sponsorships and funding sources for events and projects. This is a part-time position in which the employee must remain available to work a flexible schedule that will include evenings, weekends and holidays. Ability to work effectively outdoors in all regular weather and climatic conditions is also required.

    For a complete job description and application, please visit our website at www.YourMetroParks.net  or contact the Administrative Office at 513-867-5835.

    Salary:                            $17.10 - $20.50 per hour depending on level of experience.


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