• job opportunity,  Jobs and Internships

    The Green NAU Energy Initiative is Hiring a Student Worker

    The Green NAU Energy Initiative is hiring a student worker to be an outreach assistant! Please see the job description below for more information on the position and on how to apply. Green NAU Energy Initiative Outreach Assistant About the Green NAU Energy Initiative The Green NAU Energy Initiative (GNEI) began in 2013 as a campus wide effort to encourage students, faculty, and staff to reduce the amount of energy and water they use in order to reduce the university’s environmental impact and save costs. In addition to this initial program GNEI also works on other campus sustainability issues such as recycling and waste issues, energy efficiency, renewable energy investigation,…

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    Student Worker Position at Institute for Sustainable Energy Solutions

    Are you looking for a student worker position? The Institute for Sustainable Energy Solutions is hiring! Check out the job description below. ISES Student worker Assignment: Administrative support for NAU’s Institute for Sustainable Energy Solutions (ISES); some outreach, communication and design projects. Context: NAU’s Institute for Sustainable Energy Solutions, now in its fourth year, is expanding its team and its outreach efforts. These include the website (www.nau.edu/ises) and other communications materials and campaigns. ISES has a Director, Project Director and Administrative Associate managing most of its functions. ISES is seeking a student worker to help out with administrative tasks, communications, web updates, and other duties as needed. This employee will…

  • Green Fund,  Internships,  job opportunity,  Jobs and Internships

    Exciting announcements from the Green Fund!

    With the month of April looming, The Green Fund has been very busy the last couple of months with proposals, proposals, and more proposals. And guess what? The fun for this semester isn’t over yet! The Green Fund has two announcements for the rest of the spring semester: We are currently accepting applications for those interested in being a Green Fund Committee Member for the 2014-2015 academic year. We are now accepting project/addendum applications for the month of April. So, being on the Green Fund Committee is awesome. Totally Awesome. The students who sit on this committee have the power to allocate hundreds of thousands of dollars to sustainability projects…

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    Green NAU Energy Initiative Spring 2014 Internships

    The Green NAU Energy Initiative is looking for five interns for the spring semester! Below are the descriptions for each one. Utility Dashboard Intern Primary Duties: Research manufacturers and suppliers of large-scale utility dashboards. Research NAU peer institutions implementation and usage of utility dashboard as it applies to programs, education, or research. Identify trends and innovation in the usage of utility dashboards. Develop recommendations for moving forward with implementation of a campus wide utility dashboard at NAU. Sustainability Purchasing Intern Primary Duties: Work with the Office of Sustainability, GNEI, and the NAU contracting and purchasing services to research current NAU purchasing policies and environmental purchasing policies. Research market trends in…

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    Velo Composting Compost Technician Summer Job

    If this isn’t the coolest job on campus then I don’t know what is. Velo Composting—a new Action Research Team—is hiring a student compost technician for the summer and it could be you! The main responsibilities of the position include the following: Work with a partner to pick up and deliver loads of food waste from NAU Dining Locations to the compost facility on South campus in a timely manner (~1 hour per day). Loads of food waste will be picked up via bicycle and trailer and/or pickup truck. Operate hand tools and monitoring equipment to monitor, and assist with maintenance of a large-scale compost system at the new NAU…