|Category||Environment||Job type||Full Time|
Maine Energy AmeriCorps Program for the Environment
Maine Campus Compact (MCC) is a statewide coalition of colleges and universities whose purpose is to further the public purposes and civic mission of higher education. Through MCC's Maine Energy AmeriCorps Program (MEAP), AmeriCorps Members will develop and implement energy efficiency action plans with clear outcomes and will lead MEAP program events and volunteer recruitment efforts in campuses and communities throughout the state. MEAP will build partnerships between community organizations and college campuses to effect behavioral and technical change leading to energy efficiency, particularly for economically disadvantaged Mainers. Through campus/community partnerships focused on reducing energy and light weatherization services, MEAP AmeriCorps Members will increase energy efficiency and cost savings for economically disadvantaged populations, community organizations and non-profit higher educational institutions.
Member Duties : Develop a Community Advisory Board; Plan, promote and oversee 2 Community Energy Education Events; Identify opportunities for educating K-12 students; Plan, promote, and oversee one Window Insulating Insert Build Event; Plan, promote, and oversee virtual Green Energy Assessments; Conduct home energy visits via phone/virtual; Assist with outreach paperwork for other qualifying energy incentive programs; Implement and conduct outreach for the Conserve Maine Energy (CME) Public Awareness Campaign; Organize one virtual Green Jobs community forum and one Earth Day Event; Develop Maine Energy Efficiency Guidebook and other resource materials; Plan and oversee campus Energy Education Events on college campuses; Plan and oversee virtual campus and off campus Green Energy Assessments; Recruit student volunteers for virtual MEAP community events; Develop other projects around energy efficiency on campus as needed; Act as a liaison between Minimum Time Members and site supervisor.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Health Coverage , Childcare assistance if eligible , Training , Living Allowance , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend .
Car recommended .
Service Areas :
Environment , Community Outreach .