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Thank you for your interest in joining the I Love A Clean San Diego team! Below are the descriptions of the current openings.

I Love A Clean San Diego Environmental Educator – Part-time

REPORTS TO: Executive team

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: hourly, non-exempt. Minimum 16 hours (2 full days) per week, additional hours possible on as-needed basis

Help I Love A Clean San Diego inspire and empower youth to keep San Diego clean!

I Love A Clean San Diego is looking for a part-time environmental educator to deliver presentations in K-12 classrooms throughout San Diego County, attend community outreach events, and assist on ILACSD’s recycling referral hotline. The ideal candidate would be a student with teaching experience and at least two to three open days for part-time weekday and weekend work. Hours will vary from week to week, on average 16 to 20 hours, with additional hours possible on an as-needed basis.

Furthermore, the Program Assistant is responsible for the following activities:

  • Delivery of education presentations
  • Distribution and collection of teacher evaluations, student surveys, and handouts
  • Tracking and reporting of delivered presentations
  • Maintenance and care of education resources, supplies, and equipment
  • Attendance at community cleanups and events, including supply pick-ups and set-up
  • Foster positive relationships with community members
  • Take calls and assist on the recycling hotline as needed
  • Respond to ILACSD staff inquiries within 24 hours via phone or email (unless prior arrangements made)
  • Complete timecards and mileage reimbursement within due dates
  • Other duties as assigned
  • POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Teaching / education experience required
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Positive experiences working with youth and high school students
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Ability to educate, inspire, and empower
  • Effective communication skills for diverse audiences
  • Comfortable speaking in front of large groups
  • Professional and accurate representation of ILACSD
  • Ability to work well individually and on a team
  • Reliable transportation
  • Flexible schedule
  • Knowledge of environmental challenges facing San Diego County
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus

  • To apply: send cover letter, resume, and availability to Samantha Russo: srusso@cleansd.org. No calls, please.

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    I Love a Clean San Diego Program Assistant

    I Love A Clean San Diego’s Program Assistant will support our Education, Community Events, and Development & Marketing departments to implement its programs, events and activities. Duties will include attending events, booths, and cleanups throughout San Diego County.

    Pay rate $11.75 per hour
    Mileage reimbursement $0.56/mile (or at the current California reimbursement rate)


    Must have reliable transportation

    The Program Assistant is responsible for the following activities:

  • Attend community cleanups and/or events throughout San Diego County
  • Support the maintenance and care of ILACSD resources, supplies, and equipment
  • Respond to ILACSD staff inquiries within 48 hours via phone or email (unless prior arrangements made)
  • Professional and accurate representation of ILACSD
  • Complete timecards and mileage reimbursement within due dates
  • Wear designated ILACSD shirt
  • Foster positive relationships with community
  • Commit to increased hours during spring months March & April (Earth Month)
  • Other duties as assigned
  • POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • College degree
  • Environmental background/experience (preferred)
  • Must have frequent access to email, required to respond to staff emails within 48 hours
  • Bi-lingual English/ Spanish (preferred)
  • Ability and willingness to educate, inspire, and empower
  • Effective communication skills and experience with diverse audiences
  • Comfortable speaking in front of large or small groups
  • Professional representation of ILACSD and its clientele
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Ability to work weekends
  • Reliable transportation; ability and willingness to travel
  • To apply, send cover letter and resume in .pdf format to Lexi Ambrogi at lambrogi@cleansd.org. No calls, please.

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