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Jobs and Internships

September 23, 2013

Apply Now | Technical Sales Associate, Planet Labs
Apply Now | Internship with Planet Labs
Apply Now | Project Assistant - California, Cascadia Consulting Group, Inc.
Sept 25 | Administrative Support Assistant, Mendocino National Forest
Sept 30 | Internships with Feeding Forward
Oct 4 | Solid Waste Program Intern, Castro Valley Sanitary District
Oct 4 | Analyst, Cascadia Consulting Group, Inc.
Oct 18 | Wildlife Biologist, Flathead National Forest

Apply Now | Technical Sales Associate, Planet Labs

Planet Labs is seeking a Technical Sales Associate to help source, structure, and guide Planet Labs’ early direct and indirect sales. You must possess the ability to learn and apply product, industry and market knowledge to make deployment and implementation recommendations to customers and prospects. Most likely, you have a degree in GIS or a Geography related field and you’ve used it extensively in sales contexts.

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Apply Now | Internship with Planet Labs

This is a chance to help develop and implement early stage business strategies and relationships for a startup that could change the world. The way we develop the business, establish initial customers, enter the market, and create and sell products will drive our success.

You will be working closely with the company founders and business development team, as well as interacting with our engineering leaders, to create and help implement a robust go-to-market plan as we land our first customers. This role will require self-driven discipline and open-minded creativity to take on big challenges in new ways.

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Apply Now | Project Assistant - California, Cascadia Consulting Group, Inc.

Founded in 1993, Cascadia Consulting Group provides sustainability and environmental consulting services to governments, utilities, businesses, and non-profit organizations. Our mission is to make a real, positive difference for our clients and the environment by delivering high-quality and objective results. We are dedicated to pioneering a sustainable future by helping clients minimize waste, reduce their environmental footprint, and devise enduring solutions to better manage scarce natural resources.

With offices in Seattle and San Jose, our staff specializes in recycling and materials management, energy efficiency, climate change mitigation and adaptation, sustainability, and natural resource planning. We provide clients with a range of services from research and analysis, to facilitation and strategic planning, to education and outreach, to program design, management, and evaluation.

Cascadia is currently hiring an on-call Project Assistant with strong writing, customer engagement, and analytical skills. The position will be approximately 20 hours per week (exact hours may fluctuate) and may periodically include evening and weekend hours.

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Sept 25 | Administrative Support Assistant, Mendocino National Forest

The Mendocino National Forest is currently outreaching to fill a newly established Administrative Support Assistant working for our fire organization. The duty location for this position is Willows, CA. The position will be advertised as a multi-grade GS-303-5/6/7. We are looking for someone with sound administrative skills and an interest in understanding the workings of a fire/fuels organization.

If you are interested in this position, please complete and return this outreach response form by September 25. The form should be sent to Kris Condos, Assistant Forest Fire Management Officer at kcondos@fs.fed.us. Specific questions regarding the position can be addressed to Jesse Roach (530) 934-1142 or by e-mail at jroach@fs.fed.us or Kris Condos at (530) 934-1163 or by e-mail at kcondos@fs.fed.us

When the position is advertised, it will be posted on https://www.usajobs.gov. Those expressing interest in the position will be notified when the position is advertised.


Sept 30 | Internships with Feeding Forward

Interested in working with a community of innovators and activists at Berkeley’s SkyDeck Business Accelerator? Want to help end hunger and food waste through the power of web and mobile apps? Excellent. We want YOU to join our tech-based social venture today!

We are currently seeking talented, passionate and hard-working individuals for the following positions:

● Front-end web designer/developer
● Director of Internal Affairs/ Secretary
● Director of External Affairs
● Director of Marketing
● Director of Publicity and Outreach/ Editor/ Expansion Coordinator
● Director of Social Media/ Graphic Designer
● Director of Finance/ Grant Writer
● Executive Administrative Assistant/Intern
● Volunteers of all types!

To apply, send us a resume, brief description of why you want to work with Feeding Forward, what position(s) you are applying for, what you think you can accomplish, and your availability to feedingforward@gmail.com by September 30. After reviewing your responses, we will contact you regarding your status and may ask for a follow-up interview.

For more information, find us at feedingforward.org.


Oct 4 | Analyst, Cascadia Consulting Group, Inc.

Cascadia Consulting Group develops and implements innovative solutions to today’s environmental challenges. Founded in 1993, we work with private‐ and public‐sector clients to advance sustainability through recycling and materials management, climate change mitigation and adaptation, energy efficiency, stormwater pollution prevention, and water and natural resources. The Cascadia team brings both expertise and creative thinking to research and analysis, strategic planning, outreach, and program design, implementation, and evaluation. With offices in Seattle and San Jose, we serve clients across the country and abroad. Our mission is to pioneer a sustainable future, making a positive difference for our clients, our community, and the environment.

Cascadia hires individuals who value a collaborative, fast‐paced work environment, who can think creatively and communicate effectively, and who will work hard to get the job done well. Consulting is about taking initiative, constructive problem solving, and serving clients: we seek staff with these skills and interests. We offer a flexible working environment and provide excellent benefits. The firm is a multiple recipient of the Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility.

We are seeking an Analyst with strong quantitative and critical problem solving capabilities to manage and support research‐based projects in Cascadia’s recycling and materials management practice. This position is full‐time, and will be based in either the Seattle (WA) or San Jose (CA) offices.

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Oct 4 | Solid Waste Program Intern, Castro Valley Sanitary District

Castro Valley Sanitary District (CVSan), a Public Wastewater and Solid Waste agency located in Castro Valley, CA is seeking a Solid Waste Program Intern. Receiving direction from the Solid Waste staff, the Intern will be assigned to assist with School Programs, Recycling and Organics program outreach to Commercial Businesses & Multi-Families, Used Motor Oil Recycling, Earth Day, Event Greening Assistance and other Department programs as assigned. Position is scheduled to be completed by June 30, 2014.

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Oct 18 | Wildlife Biologist, Flathead National Forest

The Flathead National Forest, Swan Lake Ranger District is seeking interested candidates for Wildlife Biologist, GS-486-7/9, 13/13 (minimum of 13 pay periods full-time per year). The duty station for this position is Bigfork, Montana. The vacancy announcement will be posted on USAJOBS under a MERIT announcement for current Federal employees and DEMO announcement for non-Federal applicants.

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