Website Reep Green Solutions
Customer Engagement and Outreach Coordinator – Green Infrastructure
Small but mighty green charity seeks a community focused person who wants to use their skills for good. Bring your desire to engage homeowners on local climate action initiatives in the areas of energy, electricity and water and join our team in making sustainable living the norm.
Reep Green Solutions is an environmental charity that helps people in Waterloo Region live sustainably. We work to empower people with the practical tools, knowledge and capacity for action to make sustainable living the norm. Our current focus areas are home energy efficiency, water conservation, green infrastructure, and waste reduction. In short, we work together with the community on practical solutions for addressing and adapting to climate change.
Our culture is “trusting, productive, and happy at work”, as one staffer put it. There is great joy in working on issues we feel passionately about!
The Customer Engagement and Outreach Coordinator work to fulfill Reep’s strategic goals of SHOW, DO, and CONNECT. The Coordinator will be the main point of contact for homeowners to learn information about available services and financial incentives associated with the RAIN Smart Neighbourhoods project. The role will play an important role to provide encouragement and resources to install green infrastructure. Key responsibilities will be to keep people on track and to measure their progress through regular surveys and customer follow-up.
Through expected funding support from the Green Jobs program this is a 9 month role, 30 hours per week from April 1st to December 31st 2018. Located at the Reep House for Sustainable Living, 20 Mill St in Kitchener, the budgeted hourly wage range is $16.10 to $17.50 per hour.
Candidates will need to meet the following program requirements:
- New individual (30 years of age or younger) to your organization, ie not previously employed
- Full-time position for a minimum of 6 months
- Post-secondary graduate within the past 3 years
- Canadian citizen, permanent resident or granted refugee status
A full list of tasks is found here.
We’re looking for someone with:
- Demonstrated Customer Service ethic
- Good verbal communication and writing skills; report writing experience preferred
- A self-starter that is comfortable working one on one or in a group setting
- Good collaboration skills
- Passion for engaging people and a desire to address issues of Climate Change.
We offer a fun and caring team working towards the shared goal of leaving our children a more resilient, vibrant, caring and sustainable community.
If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your resume with references and an original cover letter to the Office & HR Coordinator Siewyee Sai, email@example.com by Wednesday March 21, 2018 at 5 pm.