Sunday, January 2, 2011

2011 - 2012 Positions (Updated 7-21-2011)


At CAC AmeriCorps, most of our full-time positions are educating youth on environmental issues. Most of these positions involve hands-on service-learning with students and adults. So these members will be "getting their hands dirty" while teaching students about Ecology.

(as of 5-19-11) Educational positions remaining for 2011-12 :
0 Naturalists at Ijams Nature Center
0Water Quality Educators
0 Earthflag (school-based environmental sustainability) educators
0 Air Quality project coordinators
0 Sustainable Design/Architecture Educator with S.E.E.E.D.

These positions that are in a more traditional office work environment:
0 Knox County Air Quality Management (KC Health Dept.)
0 Knox County Solid Waste Department
0 Tribe One (youth mentoring via "green" curriculum)
0 Keep Knoxville Beautiful

These positions that are in a physically demanding fieldwork environment:
0 Knoxville Recycling Coalition
0 Naturalists at Seven Islands Wildlife Refuge
0 Park Rangers at Ijams Nature Center
1 Home Energy Auditors @ CAC Weatherization and Home Repair
0 Recycling Coordinator at Goodwill Industries of Knoxville
0 Campus Recycling Assistant with the University of Tennessee

We are finishing interviews- positions are open to applications for weatherization position-
call our office for more info 865 546 3500