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At Rising Sun, we take pride in providing a supportive team atmosphere for our high achieving staff. We encourage high levels of staff involvement in decision making through staff committees and we have regular team building events and an annual retreat.
Rising Sun Energy Center is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. We are committed to diversity and consider all applicants for all positions without regard to color, ethnic background, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, and disability status.
Rising Sun Energy Center is hiring a mission-driven Executive Assistant to join our growing team. The Executive Assistant provides comprehensive support services to the Executive Director, provides sophisticated calendar management, supports with internal and external communications, prepares and edits correspondence, presentation reports.
Rising Sun Energy Center is hiring a mission-driven Policy Associate to work towards our goal of being a catalyst for social and environmental systems change by engaging in a transformative policy platform. The Policy Associate researches, analyzes, and tracks workforce and environmental policy, primarily at the state and local levels; helps to develop and implement Rising Sun’s policy agenda; presents at hearings, workshops, and conferences; and engages staff, program alumni, and partners in our advocacy work.
DONOR RELATIONS AND EVENT ASSOCIATE
Rising Sun Energy Center is hiring a mission-driven, and enthusiastic Development professional to join our growing team. This position reports to the Development and Marketing Director and is an integral part of a highly collaborative team prepared to take Rising Sun to a new level of fundraising success. The Donor Relations and Events Associate will be dedicated to growing individual and corporate support through various channels including events and appeals.
ENERGY SPECIALIST – CALIFORNIA YOUTH ENERGY SERVICES
When you get a job with CYES, you’ll be trained to work as an Energy Specialist, helping residents save energy, water, and money through Green House Calls. You’ll also gain valuable skills, work in a supportive environment, earn a paycheck AND help your community!
LEADERS IN FIELD TRAINING (LIFT) – CALIFORNIA YOUTH ENERGY SERVICES
The LIFT position is a great opportunity for returning Energy Specialists ages 18-24 to continue to grow within CYES and to learn technical and transferable skills in a leadership role. LIFT are given the opportunity to gain leadership skills and acquire hands-on experience in program management by assisting their Summer Program Management team.
PROGRAM ASSISTANT – CALIFORNIA YOUTH ENERGY SERVICES
Rising Sun is looking for one Program Assistant in each of its four regions to support regional management teams within CYES. The Program Assistant responsibilities include the delivery of operational support, quality control/assurance, and feedback to youth employees. This is a great opportunity for individuals seeking to gain experience with an environmental nonprofit with an emphasis on youth development. PAs gain exposure to Rising Sun, CYES, and general behind-the-scenes program management.
OUTREACH ASSOCIATE – CALIFORNIA YOUTH ENERGY SERVICES
Rising Sun Energy Center is hiring enthusiastic, goal-driven individuals to join our CYES Outreach Team. Outreach Associates are responsible for engaging with local communities, attending events, and supporting other members of the outreach team as needed. As an Outreach Associate you will to gain experience in marketing, communication, outreach, and more! This temporary, paid position is a great opportunity for young adults looking to gain professional experience while helping local communities become more environmentally sustainable.
SUMMER PROGRAM MANAGER – CALIFORNIA YOUTH ENERGY SERVICES
The Summer Program Manager is responsible for the overall operations of the CYES site office, as well as the management and supervision of 9 – 15 youth employees. Summer Program Managers are simultaneously responsible for community outreach, lead generation, and appointment scheduling to ensure all program deliverables are met. This position is a fantastic opportunity for individuals who enjoy working with youth, are looking to increase their managerial experiences, and are interested in gaining a foothold in the non-profit and sustainability sectors.
REGIONAL MANAGER – CALIFORNIA YOUTH ENERGY SERVICES
Rising Sun Energy Center is hiring a mission-driven, professional Regional Manager who will implement our longest-standing program: California Youth Energy Services (CYES). The Regional Manager will provide local teenagers and young adults with a meaningful job experience in the green sector, while building community relationships and making local homes more environmentally sustainable.
The Regional Manager reports directly to the Assistant Director of Youth Programs and works with a committed, enthusiastic, and driven team to make a significant and lasting impact in the lives of hundreds of people every year.