Project Coordinator, American Wind Wildlife Information Center
Location: Washington, DC or Burlington, VT
Posted January 12, 2016; Open Until Filled
The American Wind Wildlife Institute (AWWI) seeks a coordinator for AWWI’s American Wind Wildlife Information Center (AWWIC) project. The AWWIC is a database that collects and securely houses wind-wildlife data from wind projects across the U.S. and makes the data available for scientific analysis. The analysis of data contained in AWWIC represents the most substantive, near-term opportunity to deliver game-changing information on wind-wildlife interactions.
This position will report to AWWI’s Program Manager and be supported by the Director of Research and Evaluation.
AWWI works closely with more than 30 industry and conservation partners, friends, and advisors to build scientific research, strategies and tools, and best practices for environmentally responsible wind farm siting and operations. Carrying out AWWI’s mission requires dedication to sound science and collaboration.
The AWWIC Project Coordinator’s primary day-to-day responsibilities for coordinating and managing AWWIC include, but are not limited to the following:
We are seeking applicants with the following qualifications:
Location, Compensation, and Benefits
The location of the position will be in Washington, D.C. or Burlington, VT. Compensation is commensurate with experience and skills. AWWI offers a generous, comprehensive benefits package.
AWWI is a partnership of leaders in the wind industry, wildlife management agencies, and science and environmental organizations who collaborate on a shared mission: To facilitate timely and responsible development of wind energy while protecting wildlife and wildlife habitat. We solve wind-wildlife issues through three program areas: Technological Innovations, Science for Policy and Practice, and Information Exchange. We envision a future where wildlife and wind energy thrive, allowing all of us – wildlife and habitat included – to reap the climate change mitigation benefits that wind energy makes possible.
Please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone or written inquiries please.
AWWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, color, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other category protected by federal, state and local laws.
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