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Environmental Stewardship Program Manager

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Bellevue, WA
450 110th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
United States

The Environmental Stewardship Initiative (ESI) Program Manager manages the city's environmental stewardship efforts to ensure Bellevue maintains a reputation as an environmental leader in the region and achieves objectives as established by the ESI Strategic Plan and the city's Comprehensive Plan.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Initiate and implement programs related to energy efficiency, green building, carbon footprint reduction, urban habitat enhancement, and other sustainability/conservation efforts.
•Maintain and update as necessary a 5-year Environmental Stewardship Strategic Plan to guide the city's improvement of its environmental performance across all departments and lines of business.
•Conduct research on relevant issues and best practices; develop and propose new policies as appropriate.
•Oversee and maintain a system for reporting key environmental performance metrics including municipal and citywide greenhouse gas emissions, energy and water conservation, and cost savings associated with projects.
•Seek and manage grant funding to accomplish specific objectives established in the ESI Strategic Plan
•Work with other staff to establish environmental best practices for city operations and the community as a whole, with the purpose of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and maintaining a healthy urban habitat.
•Coordinate efforts across city departments, with community stakeholders, and with regional agencies.
•Develop and implement sustainability-related outreach efforts to local businesses, community groups and schools; and maintain comprehensive communications with the community about opportunities for stewardship activities.
•Prepare and deliver updates on the City's environmental sustainability efforts for the City's Leadership Team, boards and commissions, and the City Council.
•Serve as the city's representative in regional and state forums pertaining to environmental sustainability in the fields of energy, clean fuels, and climate change.

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Bellevue, WA
450 110th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
United States