Air Alliance Houston seeks Texas Coal Organizer

Air Alliance Houston (AAH) and Public Citizen are members of the Clean Gulf Commerce Coalition (CGCC), which works to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and impacts to local communities and environments through a reduction of coal exports in multiple U.S. Gulf Coast states. The CGCC also advocates for public health and safety, government accountability, and clean, safe energy. The goal of the Clean Gulf Commerce Coalition is to stop the additional export of coal from new or potentially expanded export terminals in on the Gulf of Mexico and ultimately discontinue exports from existing facilities. The organizer will be based in Houston and will be an employee of Air Alliance Houston. They will help build the grassroots movement within Texas, and coordinated with the overall efforts of the Clean Gulf Commerce Coalition. Responsibilities include: building grassroots support against coal terminal expansions and against coal exports; working with activists and elected officials to win state and local support calling for a stop to coal terminal expansions, transportation restrictions, and closure of existing facilities; maintaining regular contact with local activists, through conference calls, online channels, and local meetings; organizing trainings and convene stakeholders to present the case to stop to coal terminal expansion and limit the transportation of coal in the state; strategizing with the CGCC team to develop plans for coordinated action in support of reducing and stopping coal exports; coordinating with the CGCC media coordinator to develop ongoing stories and media events; and other duties as assigned. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to hiring@airalliancehouston.org. CGCC Texas Organizer Job Description FINAL

Greens Bayou Corridor Coalition seeks a part-time Administrative Assistant

The Greens Bayou Corridor Coalition is a non-profit organization devoted to flood mitigation, parks and trails development and economic development in the 212 square mile watershed. The Administrative Assistant will report to the Executive Director but also work directly with the Manager of Volunteer Programs and provide light administrative support for the Greenspoint District. Experience with high-level committee and board meetings, managing calendars, assisting with events and communication are required. Experience in QuickBooks or the aptitude and attitude to learn required. You must have strong communication skills, a great attitude and a willingness to be part of a team of diverse staff and volunteers. For a job description and how to apply click here: http://greensbayou.org/about/staff/