Jobs & Opportunities

Adaptation and resilience-related jobs and grant opportunities are updated weekly!

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Jobs - Permanent

Sustainability Program Coordinator - City of Bloomington, Indiana
Bloomington, IN | Intermediate | Full-Time | $44k - $57k/year | Apply by July 3

Sustainability Grants Administrator - City of Richmond, Virginia 
Richmond, VA | Full-Time | Intermediate | $47k - $84k/year | Apply by July 4

Climate Action Program Manager - Missoula County 
Missoula, MT | Intermediate | Full-Time | $36 - $43/hour | Apply by July 8

CASC National Tribal Coordinator - National Climate Adaptation Science Center 
Location is Negotiable | Flex Time | Intermediate | $104k - $135k/year | Apply by August 1

Center for Braiding Indigenous Knowledges and Science (CBIKS) - Government Agency Engagement Coordinator - UMass Amhurst 
Amhurst, MA | Full-Time | Intermediate | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

Texas Southern University is hiring for multiple positions: 

State Strategist - The Climate & Clean Energy Equity Fund 
Remote (Midwest & West) | Full-Time | Intermediate | $115k - $135k/year | Open Until Filled

GreenRoots is hiring for multiple positions: 

Director of Sustainability - Cuyahoga County of Ohio 
Cleveland, OH | Senior | Full-Time | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

Community Engagement Coordinator - NC State University 
Raleigh, NC | Intermediate | Full-Time | $55k - $65k/year | Open Until Filled

Organizing Manager - Climate Changemakers
Remote | Intermediate | Full-Time | $60k - $75k/year | Open Until Filled

Post Doctoral Researcher, NSF Coastlines and People Project - University of Delaware
Newark, DE | Intermediate | Full-Time | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

Climate Policy Analyst - Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Washington, D.C. | Intermediate | Full-Time | $70k/year | Open Until Filled

Emergency Management Specialist - City of Ann Arbor 
Ann Arbor, MI | Intermediate |Full-Time | $53k - $55k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Manager, Coastal Resilience - National Wildlife Federation
Annapolis, MD | Intermediate | Full-Time | $72k - $85k/year | Open Until Filled

Digital Communications and External Affairs Senior Associate (Ocean & Climate) - The Aspen Institute
Washington, D.C. | Intermediate | Full-Time |$78k - $90k/year | Open Until Filled

LabStart Communications and Operations Manager - LabStart 
Boulder, CO (Hybrid) | Full-Time | Intermediate | $65k/year | Open Until Filled

Climate Adaptation Coordinator - U.S. Global Change Research Program
Washington, D.C. (Hybrid) | Full-Time | Intermediate | $52,488 - $89,230 | Open Until Filled

Project Manager, Climate & Health - CDC Foundation
Georgia | Full-Time | Intermediate | $105,000-$120,000 | Open Until Filled

Climate Ready Housing Program Coordinator - Air Matters
Puget Sound Region | Full-Time | Intermediate |$76k - $82k/year | Open Until Filled

Resilient Cities Catalyst is hiring for multiple positions: 

Climate Change Project Coordinator - ICLEI Canada

Canada (Remote) | Full-Time | Intermediate | $70k - $85k/year | Open Until Filled

Montana State University is hiring for multiple positions:

The Movement Strategy Center is hiring for multiple positions:

Climate & Water Specialist - Cadmus Group
Locations Vary | Full-Time | Senior | $85k/year | Open Until Filled

Director of the Oklahoma Climatological Survey: Professor of Meteorology - University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK | Full-Time | Senior | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

The National Wildlife Federation is hiring for multiple positions:

Project Manager for Resilient Power -  Clean Energy Group
Remote | Full-Time | Intermediate | $53k - $63k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Energy Analyst, Office of Sustainability and Innovations - City of Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Ann Arbor, MI | Full-Time | Intermediate | $80k - $85k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Associate, DoD Energy Resilience - Converge Strategies 
Washington, D.C (Hybrid) | Full-Time | Senior | $90k - $110k/year | Open Until Filled

Sustainability Data and Project Manager - University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Saint Paul, MN | Full-Time | Intermediate | Salary Not Listed | Open Until Filled

Senior Manager of Planning and Design - Waterfront Alliance
Hybrid| Full-Time | Intermediate | $75k/year | Open Until Filled

Environmental Analyst -  NCAI Institute for Environmental Sovereignty
Washington, D.C. | Full-Time | Intermediate | $72k - $101k/year | Open Until Filled

Sustainable Agriculture and Water Specialist - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators
Remote | Full-Time | Intermediate | $70k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Associate, Climate Justice - B Lab US & Canada
Denver, CO (Multiple Locations)| Full-Time | Intermediate | $62k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Climate Resiliency Lead: Coastal Adaptation - Brown and Caldwell
Remote | Full-Time | Senior | $141k - $231k/year | Open Until Filled

Adaptation Program Director - Georgetown Climate Center
Washington, D.C. (Hybrid) | Full-Time | Senior | $130k - $150k/year | Open Until Filled

Environmental Communications Specialist - ERG 
Arlington, VA | Full-Time | Intermediate | $75k - $80k/year | Open Until Filled

Mid-level Climate Action Project Manager - Placeworks
California (Locations Vary) | Full-Time | Intermediate | $95k - $160k/year | Open Until Filled

Sustainability and Resilience Policy Director - SPUR 
San Francisco, CA | Full-Time | Senior | $125k - $145k/year | Open Until Filled

Jobs - Temporary

Contributing Editor - KneeDeep Times 
San Francisco Bay Area | Part-Time | Intermediate | $70/hour | Apply by July 25

U.S. Policy Fellow - Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Washington, D.C. | Intermediate | Full-Time | $76k - $95k/year | Open Until Filled

Sustainability Institute Intern - MSCI 
New York, NY | Entry | Full-Time | $25 - $35/hour | Open Until Filled

Specialist: Outreach-Fixed Term - Michigan State University 
Lansing, MI | Full-Time | Intermediate | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

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Opportunities

National TCTAC Office Hours - EPA
Office Hours | Bi-Weekly Tuesdays & Fridays through August 23 
The National TCTACS host biweekly standing office hours second Tuesday (3–4 p.m. ET) and fourth Friday (1–2 p.m. ET) of every month for regional TA providers to request specific assistance and get any questions answered. The next upcoming office hours will take place on the following dates: Tuesday, July 9, 3–4 p.m. ET
Friday, July 26, 1–2 p.m. ET
Tuesday, August 13, 3–4 p.m. ET
Friday, August 23, 1–2 p.m. ET

Changemaker Fellowship - NDN Collective 
Fellowship Opportunity | Apply by July 1 
The NDN Changemaker Fellowship is a two-year fellowship designed to invest ($150,000 USD) in the visions, leadership, and personal and professional development of 21 Indigenous Changemakers working in their communities.

2024-2025 Academic Year Water Resources and Land Management Internship Host Site - The Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
Capacity Building Opportunity | Apply by July 15
The Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals’ Water Resources and Land Management Internship Program is seeking tribal, federal, state agencies, or NGOs located within the Colorado River Basin who are working on tribal water and land management efforts to host college students for the 2024-2025 academic year internship. Entities with the ability to supervise and mentor students in these areas are encouraged to apply.

Faculty Fellowship Program - Northwest Climate Adaptation Science Center
Fellowship Opportunity | Apply by July 15
The Northwest Climate Adaptation Science Center’s new Faculty Fellowship Program aims to expand the community of Northwest researchers equipped to effectively co-produce actionable adaptation science. Launching in the 2025 calendar year, the Faculty Fellowship Program will build upon the successful model of the NW CASC’s Research Fellowship Program to provide one year of funding to annual cohorts of faculty across its Consortium, as well as training in actionable science principles and practices.

Food and Climate Equity Grants - Austin Texas Government
Funding Opportunity | Apply by July 18
The Food and Climate Equity (FACE) Grants program supports a more just and resilient Austin by providing direct funding for community-led solutions that enable transformative change in the areas of food, climate, and resilience. The program aims to uplift the experience of those most impacted by systemic and structural inequities, eliminate disparities in health outcomes, and improve quality of life for all. 

The Power at Sea Prize
Funding Opportunity | Concept Phase Submission Deadline July 26
The Power at Sea Prize aims to nurture innovative technologies that utilize the power inherent in the ocean to enable sustainable and responsible use of resources, better prediction and tracking of tropical storms, better monitoring of aquaculture for food security in coastal communities, greater understanding of the ocean’s role in climate change mitigation, and more.

2025 LEED Working Group - U.S. Green Building Council
Committee Member Opportunity | Applications Close July 31 
USGBC seeks innovative sustainability professionals, environmental justice advocates, and experts in the design, construction and operations of buildings and communities to serve on LEED working groups. They are seeking diverse applicants with unique perspectives from around the globe to fill the vacant positions.

Creating Resilient Water Utilities (CRWU) - EPA 
Technical Assistance | Apply by August 15
Request no-cost climate change risk assessment technical assistance for drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities. Requesting communities will receive one-on-one no-cost climate change risk assessment support using EPA’s Resilient Strategies Guide, Climate Resilience Evaluation and Awareness Tool, and Climate and Weather Data Maps.

Social Network Analysis of the Environmental Justice and Climate Justice Community Active in Climate Adaptation and Conservation - National Climate Adaptation Science Centers
Funding Opportunity | Apply by August 9
The National CASC is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner for research to support a project entitled "Social Network Analysis of the Environmental Justice and Climate Justice Community Active in Climate Adaptation and Conservation". The funding opportunity is being offered to develop and test a methodology for conducting social network analyses nationally and at each regional CASC in order to identify organizations engaging in environmental justice and climate justice work that might overlap with CASC efforts.

Tribal Access to Emerging Private Markets for Climate Mitigation and Forest Resilience - USDA 
Funding Opportunity | Applications Due August 21
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support Tribal access to emerging private markets for forest resilience or climate mitigation. Applicant eligibility is limited to federally recognized Tribes, Alaska Native Corporations/Villages, and Tribal Organizations. Eligible applicants may each submit one proposal requesting up to $2 million.

Climate Luminary Honors - Second Nature
Leadership Award | Applications Close September 30 
Second Nature’s Climate Luminary Honors is a new recognition program to elevate higher education institutions that are active members of Second Nature. These institutions are engaged in impactful climate action work on their campus and local communities.

Transformative Actions Program - ICLEI 
Funding Opportunity | Proposals Due October 24 
The Transformative Actions Program (TAP) brings together financial institutions, project preparation facilities, and the private sector to assist subnational governments and local businesses in turning their sustainable infrastructure ideas into solid and investment-ready projects.

Inflation Reduction Act Community Change Grants Program 
Funding Opportunity | Applications Due November 21
The EPA’s new Environmental and Climate Justice Community Change Grants program (Community Change Grants) has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity for approximately $2 billion dollars in Inflation Reduction Act funds in environmental and climate justice activities to benefit disadvantaged communities through projects that reduce pollution, increase community climate resilience, and build community capacity to address environmental and climate justice challenges.

Recruiting Emerging Climate and Adaptation Scientists and Transformers - National Science Foundation 
Funding Opportunity | Apply by January 29, 2025
Focus On Recruiting Emerging Climate and Adaptation Scientists and Transformers (FORECAST) seeks to facilitate the transition from status quo graduate career preparation to a student-centered model with a particular emphasis on building entrepreneurial and innovation capacity at emerging research institutions (ERIs). Transformers are scientists ready to tackle the challenges the nation and world are facing due to climate change. This opportunity will adopt the spirit of multiple directives for the research community.

High School Internship - Professionals of Color in the Environment & BSC Group
Internship | Apply Today
This is an excellent, paid opportunity for high school students to complete meaningful coastal resilience and climate adaptation work and receive mentorship from BSC’s Director of Climate Resilient Design and POCIE Member Pallavi Kalia Mande.

Climate Smart Communities Initiative - Climate Resilience Fund 
Funding & Capacity Building Opportunity | Apply Today
The CSCI is currently seeking candidates for the 2024 pilot phase of the program. In this phase approximately ten communities will be selected to receive capacity building support and technical assistance from expert climate services professionals. CSCI awards will enable communities to better understand and address their vulnerabilities to climate-related impacts by working with a trained climate resilience practitioner over a 12-month period.

Brief Introduction to Climate Change Course Registration - South Central Climate Adaptation Science Center 
Education Opportunity | Register Today
In Spring 2024, the South Central Climate Adaptation Science Center at the University of Oklahoma will offer two short courses exploring the impacts of climate change and climate modeling.  These courses are free, completely online, and self-paced! You will have the opportunity to learn directly from climate experts at OU and its partner institutions. Upon successful completion of each course, participants will receive a personalized certificate to commemorate their training. 

Rising Voices Changing Coasts Summer Internship - Haskell Indian Nations University
Internship | Apply Today 
Applications are now open for the 2024 Rising Voices Changing Coasts Summer Internship. Interns will receive a stipend and spend 8 weeks working on climate impact projects at Haskell Indian Nations University, at an RVCC hub site in Alaska, and at home. For more information, contact Paulette Blanchard at pblanchard@haskellfoundation.org.

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Events - In Person

Emerging Risks from Concurrent, Compounding and Record-breaking Extreme Heat across Sectors - Columbia Climate School 
In-Person Event | July 10 - 12 | Columbia University | Registration Closes June 15
The Extreme Heat Workshop will bring together researchers and practitioners from multiple disciplines to assess and advance the state of knowledge on the mechanisms of concurrent, compounding, and record-breaking heat extremes; to identify community needs; and to develop an interdisciplinary framework for evaluating their risks on sectors including public health, energy, and agriculture, with a cross-cutting focus on climate justice.

Creating Capacity for Resilient Communities - Community Development Society
In-Person Event | July 14 - 17 | Omaha, NE | $280 - $635 | Register Today
The theme of the  2024 Annual Conference of the Community Development Society is, Creating Capacity for Resilient Communities. The conference focus offers participants an exciting opportunity to explore the broader impact of our work on communities and the steps they are taking to secure their futures.

Climate Crossroads Summit 2024 - National Academies
Hybrid Event | July 16 - 17 | Washington D.C. | Register Today
At the Summit, there will be eight main stage events as well as a number of breakout sessions with a strong focus on solutions, including decarbonization of the economy and resilience. The participants in these conversations will have a wide range of expertise and a mix of national and international perspectives.

North Central Agriculture and Climate Conference: Connecting Research, Extension and Outreach - North Central Climate Collaborative

In-Person Event | Peoria, IL | July 31 - August 1 | $75 - $99 | Early Bird Registration Closes June 30 

The conference will bring together Extension and agricultural professionals from across the region as we highlight climate adaptation and mitigation research, outreach methods, and Extension programs. This is a valuable professional development opportunity for agricultural professionals as we are looking to increasing incorporate climate-smart education and outreaching into its programming.

Tribal Lands and Environmental Forum - Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
In-Person Event | August 12 - 15 | Eugene, OR | $25 - $425 | Register by July 29
This is the fourteenth annual forum for environmental professionals from Tribes, US EPA, State/Local/Federal agencies, community organizations, and other interested parties to meet, share knowledge and learn from one another how to improve management, protection and restoration of Tribal lands for us and all our relations.

Environmental Justice Boot Camp: Theory and Methods to Study Environmental Health Disparities - Columbia University 
Hybrid Training | August 15 - 16 | Boston, MA | $550 - $995 | Register Today
This two-day boot camp will provide environmental health scientists with training in environmental justice research. The boot camp’s multi-disciplinary approach will cover the steps involved in conducting informed, effective, and solution-driven environmental justice and health disparities research. The team consists of scientists with over 30 years of combined research in the fields of environmental health, sociology, epidemiology, health policy, community engagement, and biostatistics.

ASBPA National Coastal Conference 2024 - American Shore and Beach Preservation Association
In-Person Event | August 26 - 29 | Galveston, TX | $50 - $645 |Register Today
This year’s theme, Wrangling the Waves of Change: Adapting to Coastal Dynamics, was chosen to highlight the multitude of coastal habitats and stakeholders on Galveston Island and along the central Gulf Coast. Gathering in person for three days of coastal science, policy and technology, including a sediment workshop hosted by the Texas General Land Office and a Coastal Zone Foundation Short Course.

National Tribal & Indigenous Climate Conference - Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals 
In-Person Event | September 9 - 12 | Anchorage, AK | $50 - $250 | Register Today
This event will convene our relatives, partners, and colleagues from across Mother Earth to share their knowledge about their efforts to address the climate impacts on their communities, natural environment, and non-human relatives. This includes the sharing and honoring of Traditional and Indigenous Knowledge while ensuring that these knowledges belong to the Indigenous communities and people from where and who they came from.

AASHE 2024 Conference & Expo - Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
In-Person Event | October 27 - 29 | Anaheim, CA | $700 - $1300 | Early Bird Registration ends June 30 
This is the premiere event for sustainability in higher education. We will welcome faculty, staff, students, and all types of change agents to gather for compelling presentations and discussions on accelerating sustainability in higher education. AASHE 2024 is your opportunity to collaborate with colleagues who understand the intricacies of the challenges you face in advancing sustainability at your institution.

16th Annual Climate Leadership Summit - Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact
In-Person Event | Key West, FL | December 16 - 18 | $375 - $450 | Register Today
The 16th Annual Climate Leadership Summit, organized by the Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact and hosted by Monroe County, is a key regional gathering aimed at exchanging knowledge, highlighting climate initiatives, involving leaders from various sectors, and fostering the necessary collaboration to address the climate crisis on a large scale.

Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit - Second Nature
In-Person Event | Washington, D.C. | February 2 - 4, 2025 | $750 - $1,900 | Register Today
The Summit offers a unique opportunity to connect with a community of climate action leaders in the higher education sector, united in their dedication to creating tangible and equitable solutions to climate change. At the 2025 Summit, you'll have the opportunity to network with like-minded peers, learn from inspiring speakers, and access resources to advance climate action initiatives on your campus and in communities. Join us for an event that promises to ignite your passion and amplify the fight for a sustainable and prosperous future for all.

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Events - Virtual

National Environmental Justice Community Engagement Call - EPA
Virtual Event | June 18 - September 17 | Register Today
EPA invites EJ advocates to participate in its National EJ Community Engagement calls.  These calls aim to inform communities about EPA's environmental justice work and enhance opportunities to maintain an open dialogue with environmental justice advocates.  As environmental justice continues to be integrated into EPA programs and policies, the Agency hopes that relaunching these calls will help reaffirm EPA’s continued commitment to work with community groups and the public to strengthen local environmental and human health outcomes.

Municipal Coastal Resiliency – Two Perspectives, One Goal: An EBC Ocean & Coastal Resources “Lunch & Learn” Webinar - Environmental Business Council
Virtual Event | July 10 | 11:30 - 1 PM EST | Register Today
This EBC lunchtime webinar from the Ocean & Coastal Resources Committee will discuss municipal coastal resiliency efforts from both a large municipality (Boston, MA) and a small(er) municipality (Groton, CT). Listen in to hear how these two distinct entities are thinking about coastal resiliency, from planning and setting priorities to RFP development and stakeholder engagement.

Urban Pulse: Climate Change and Equity in Action - Resilient Cities Network 
Virtual Event | July 11 | 8 - 9 AM EST | Register Today
During this discussion, we will be accompanied by experts from Yale University and Bayer Consumer Care to delve into how cities can leverage innovative solutions and integrative planning to build health resilience. We will also learn directly from cities about the groundbreaking efforts they are undertaking, and discover strategies to create resilient, healthy, and equitable urban spaces.

Adapting to Change: Drawing Lessons from Business Failures, Behavioral Shifts, and the Pitfalls of Complacency - FEMA Region 2 
Virtual Event | July 31 | 2 - 3 PM ET | Register Today
join the Region 2 Individual and Community Preparedness Officer and Regional Flood Insurance Liaison for an informative webinar on Adapting to Change.

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