The DC Green Infrastructure Projects Assistant job is a full-time entry level position that will assist in programmatic work, including field work within and around DC. The position will involve completion of percolation tests for green infrastructure projects and work with the District of Columbia’s RiverSmart Homes Landscaping program. Training will be provided on green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) practices and project implementation responsibilities. RiverSmart Homes is a residential reduced-cost stormwater retention program that installs GSI practices to capture and infiltrate stormwater runoff on properties to keep it out of the sewer systems and local waterways. The Alliance assists the District of Columbia Department of Energy & Environment (DOEE) to oversee and coordinate the installation of several stormwater retention practices as a part of their RiverSmart programs. This role requires engaging community members, and the ability to form strong relationships and work in partnership with a variety of audiences is essential. The Alliance seeks a candidate with the ability to work independently in a timely manner, as well as cooperatively in a group setting. Administrative responsibilities, customer service, written communications, and networking will be required.
Read the full job description here. This position is open until Monday, January 24, 2022.