Current fellowships

Sustainability and Energy Associate

8/4/2020 7:01:11 PM North Kitsap School District
Job Fellowship North Kitsap School District Monthly Stipend $2900 End of Program Award $500


This Sustainability Associate position is supported through an innovative partnership between Puget Sound Energy and Strategic Energy Innovations. Aimed at addressing the myriad of energy and environmental sustainability initiatives, this Fellowship model presents a distinct opportunity to shape energy efficiencies and sustainability practices across sectors and institutional roles.

At the core of this program is developing the next generation of thinkers and doers to help address sustainability in higher education settings. Roles in educational sustainability require a distinct combination of aptitudes including project management, data analytics and community development. In addition to the Climate Corps training and professional certificate, this position offers professional development opportunities designed to help provide the range of skills necessary to execute sustainable programs or practices.

The candidate will work on pressing climate and sustainability problems and be relied upon to work toward replicable solutions. A customized mix of on the job training, field work and class time will help the Fellow hone marketable skills and draw important professional connections while making a marked difference in the campus community.

Role and Responsibilities

Projects may include, but not limited to:

Project Management:
- Support with lighting retrofits
- HVAC systems audits and unit replacement
Research and Data Analysis:
- Utility rebate review and proposal development for system upgrades
- Analyze existing solar units for potential replacement
- Water usage analysis
- Establish baseline data for building energy consumption, assist with reporting on pay-for-performance and other PSE programs