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Sustainability Specialist

Company: City of Naperville
Category: Analyst, Office and Administration


Type: Full Time

The City of Naperville has a Sustainability Specialist position open. The Sustainability Specialist is responsible for providing support to the Sustainability Coordinator for the implementation of the Naperville Sustainability Workplan. This position will be responsible for research, data collection, metric development and monitoring, policy review, and assisting with staff and community partner education and engagement initiatives that promote local environmental, energy, economic, and social sustainability. Duties:

  • Develops, calculates, tracks, and manages metrics and data to support the Sustainability Workplan initiatives.
  • Supports the Sustainability Coordinator on the implementation of, and updates to, the 2021 Naperville Sustainability Workplan.
  • Coordinates the development of a baseline GHG emissions inventory and proposes related City programs and projects.
  • Conducts educational outreach and reports sustainability goals and progress to the community through the City of Naperville semi-annual Sustainability Report, municipal website, and employee and community newsletters.
  • Clearly communicates verbally and in writing and makes technical information easy to understand.
  • May seek and apply for funding opportunities to further sustainability efforts.