Green Jobs Strategist
Center for Working Families
The Center is looking for a smart self-starter to serve as the Green Jobs Strategist. This is a full-time position.
The Green Jobs Strategist leads CWF's groundbreaking work on building a sustainable, equitable and large-scale green economy in New York State. CWF's work to date has focused on creating and implementing Green Jobs-Green NY: devising a sound, technically-detailed program that unites business, community, environmental, finance interests to generate tens of thousands of good, permanent jobs in energy efficiency and related industries. Some elements of that work are still on the Green Jobs Strategist's plate: implementing on-bill financing legislation, pursuing job standards, evaluating the success and impacts of various elements of GJGNY policy, and supporting the development of GJGNY-inspired strategies in other states. Beyond GJGNY, emerging areas of work likely include: