Closing March 2017

Research Energy Policy Analyst - Energy Resources Center (UIC)


Deadline: March 30, 2017

Under general supervision research and analyze state and federal policy issues as it relates to distributed generation for the 12 state region in the Energy Resource Center (ERC) of University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Employee will work with various clients to design research studies and evaluate the positive and negative effects of current energy policy or absence of energy policy by determining how energy policies are developed; defining research requirements; identifying factors influencing identified problems. Educate client on best practices as it relates to combined heat power, waste energy recovery and district energy

Community Development Director - City of Evanston


Deadline: March 6, 2017

The Director of Community Development is a key leadership position that is part of the City Manager’s Executive Team.  The position oversees and directs the activities and services of the Community Development Department. This person is the administrative head of the divisions of Building and Inspection Services, Planning and Zoning and Housing and Grants, as well as overseeing the City’s transportation and mobility initiatives. The position has oversight and is responsible for all activities in the department including planning, development, zoning, land use, historic preservation, building permits and licensing, business licensing, and housing and grants administration. Responsibilities also include staff development, public service, public relations and development, budgeting, and planning. The position serves as the staff liaison to the City Council’s Planning and Development Committee and Chair of the Design and Project Review Committee.  This person is required to attend City Council, Council committees, other City committees, neighborhood groups, and meetings with other agencies as needed in order to further the goals of the Department and the City of Evanston (typically, six to eight evening meetings per month).   


Manager, Clean Energy Regulatory Implementation - EDF


The Manager will work with the Clean Energy team in Chicago to conduct rigorous legal and technical analysis as the foundation for the clean-energy implementation project.  The Manager will lead research and analysis associated with that project.  Specifically, the Manager will work to ensure the IPA and ICC implement the Illinois Future Energy Jobs Bill effectively. The Manager reports to the Midwest director for Clean Energy.

Deadline: Unspecific, but closing soon. 

Director of Operations - North American Students of Cooperation


The Director of Operations works to maintain the stability and continuity of all NASCO operations. The DO supports and systematizes efforts across governance, administrative, and program areas in order to ensure sustainable jobs and efficient use of resources. The DO supports the NASCO Board of Directors in fulfilling its regular duties and following through on strategic and long-term initiatives.

The DO oversees routine administrative and HR functions. The DO serves as the NASCO personnel supervisor with primary responsibility for ensuring compliance with all personnel policies, coordinating evaluations of each NASCO Staff Collective member, recommending changes to job descriptions or personnel policies, coordinating and reporting of staff workloads, and maintaining a staff Operational Plan. The DO is responsible for designing and implementing any changes to administrative or management processes.

Deadline: March 19, 2017; Anticipated May 2017 start date