Growing Clean Energy Jobs in Oakland, 4/5/14

Growing Clean Energy Jobs in Oakland, 4/5/14

How do we create more jobs for our community, especially our youth? Is it possible for those jobs to be good for people AND for the planet? How can the community, including youth, lead the way?
The Oakland Climate Action Coalition invites you, your friends, and your family to explore possible solutions that address the… Read more »

Ecology Center is Hiring for Staff and Contract Positions

Ecology Center is Hiring for Staff and Contract Positions

We have several openings right now: a contract position to run Cooking Demonstrations at our Farmers’ Markets, a part time Administrative Assistant position, and a full time Education and Engagement Program Manager position. We want to be sure that a wide range of candidates hear about these opportunities and apply! The deadline for all three… Read more »

Recycling Victory: Mattress Recycling Signed into Law in California

Recycling Victory: Mattress Recycling Signed into Law in California

The elephant in the landfill has long been a bulky, soiled mattress, which can take up to 23 cubic feet of space. Unfortunately, landfilling has been the best-case scenario: abandoned mattresses have proliferated, dumped by those not wanting to pay fees to dispose of them. Mattresses on the street, in parks, or along roadways quickly… Read more »

Green Jobs in Recycling Workshop, Next Wednesday, 7/11/12

Green Jobs in Recycling Workshop, Next Wednesday, 7/11/12

We’re always excited to share job opportunities and career choices related to sustainability, so we’re opening our doors next Wednesday to host a great event about careers in the growing field of recycling. This free workshop focuses on jobs related to recycling advocacy, so people of all ages with an interest in policy, campaigns, and… Read more »