Sustainability Analyst – City of Sacramento

City of Sacramento, Public Works Department Sustainability Team is seeking a highly motivated Sustainability Analyst to support critical public works sustainability initiatives including implementing urban forestry programs and regulations, supporting electric vehicle adoption, promoting pilot programs for sustainability efforts, supporting waste reduction efforts, implementation of key programs in the Climate Action and Adaptation Plan, and other sustainability initiatives as they arise. A major work effort is supporting outreach and adoption of the City’s Urban Forest Plan and leading implementation of this plan.

Salary range: $75,126.76 – $98,572.81
Application deadline: July 28, 2022
Link to apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/saccity/jobs/3609996/administrative-analyst-sustainability-analyst?keywords=sustain&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

The Sustainability Analyst will work with all Divisions in the Public Works Department, other City departments, outside agencies and organizations, and various community and industry groups.

The Desired Candidate
has excellent written and verbal communication skills, is familiar with local government processes and regulations, and is comfortable working with and enjoys collaborating with a diverse array of stakeholders and community organizations. This person will have demonstrated ability to successfully implement programs and prepare and implement new regulations. A background in urban forestry programs as well as other sustainability strategies is preferred. The candidate will be results-oriented with strong analytical skills and be able to be flexible and adaptable as needed to further the City’s sustainability objectives.

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION

Experience:
Two years of full-time paid or other equivalent experience performing as a para-professional as it relates to report writing, research, analysis, or technical support in the areas of administration, program management or system operations.  And;

Education:
A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in public or business administration, economics, accounting, personnel, or a closely related field.

Substitution of Education:
An additional four years of full-time paid or other equivalent experience performing as a para-professional as it relates to report writing, research, analysis, or technical support in the areas of administration, program management, or system operations may substitute for the required education.

To apply: visit the City of Sacramento website at http://portal.cityofsacramento.org/HR/Career-Opportunities