CivicSpark & California Climate Action Corps Fellow Posted Apr 21
CivicSpark , Sacramento, CA
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT:
https://civicspark.lgc.org/join-civicspark/fellow

OVERVIEW OF PROGRAMS AND ROLE
CivicSpark is a Governor’s Initiative AmeriCorps program where Fellows focus on planning and policy support to build local government capacity to address resilience challenges and create lasting impact in California communities.

CivicSpark Fellows will focus on projects in partnership with local governments such as:

Climate mitigation, adaptation, and decarbonization
Water policy and management
Affordable housing and sustainable mobility
Rural broadband
Equity and environmental justice

Climate Action Corps is part of a larger statewide network, focused on engaging Californians with direct climate action to help protect vulnerable communities against the impacts of climate change.

Climate Action Corps Fellows will focus on projects in partnership with vulnerable communities such as:

Urban greening
Food waste recovery
Home hardening
Water and energy efficiency
Solarization

WHAT YOU CAN BRING
AmeriCorps Requirements

Be a citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States*
Ability to pass FBI, CA DOJ, out-of-state, and NSOPR background checks prior to service

CivicSpark & Climate Action Corps Requirements

Minimum of a 2-year AA degree from an accredited college or university
Commitment to the full term of service (11 months, 1,700 + hours)
Ability to work in a professional setting (potentially remote)
Strong communication and teamwork skills

Preferred Qualifications

A degree in a related field
One year of relevant experience
Past service experience (e.g., volunteering, community service, etc.)
Experience with, or training in, outreach, facilitation, and/or education
Being local to the community you will serve in.

Desirable

Experience with project implementation
Comfort with quantitative work, including data collection and analysis

Benefits

CivicSpark and Climate Action Corps FELLOW BENEFITS

$22,000 Living Allowance
$6,345 Segal Education Award
SNAP Food Stamps (if eligible)
Student loan forbearance (if eligible)
Child Care assistance (if eligible)
Professional development training
Network development
CivicSpark, CAC and AmeriCorps alumni support

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT:
https://civicspark.lgc.org/join-civicspark/fellow

TO APPLY
Click here to apply - Please mention that you saw the job on GreenBiz

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