Northern Brownfields Assistance Center Announces Job Opening

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BAD Buildings with West Virginia Univeristy Research Corporation is seeking applications for a Project Associate. This position will help communities establish sustainable community development initiatives that will enhance the well-being and quality of life for the people of WV, attract investment to communities, and maximize resources in the state. This position facilitates the implementation of community development strategies on abandoned and dilapidated properties, including coordinating stakeholder groups, project identification, project prioritization, site redevelopment plans, and pursuit of public and private sector funding opportunities.

For a full position description and to apply click the link: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/wvu_research/jobdetail.ftl?job=10834&tz=GMT-05%3A00

NBAC Accepting Applications for BAD Buildings Program Associate

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The West Virginia University Research Corporation (WVURC) seeks to hire a Program Associate in the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center at West Virginia University. This position performs various support duties related to the BAD Buildings Program, including helping communities establish sustainable community development initiatives that will enhance the well-being and quality of life for the people of WV, attracting investment to communities and maximizing resources in the state. This position facilitates the implementation of community development strategies on brownfields and abandoned and dilapidated properties, including coordinating stakeholder groups, project identification, project prioritization, site redevelopment plans, and pursuit of public and private sector funding opportunities.

Bachelor’s degree in public policy, public administration, political science, business/finance, environmental studies, or related disciplines; and 6 months – 2 years of project management experience;
or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in brownfield redevelopment, community development, and/or issues related to abandoned and dilapidated structures is preferred.

Competitive salary and benefits package offered. For a complete job description and to apply for this position, please view the job announcement.

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WVWRI Seeks to Hire Environmental Technician

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The West Virginia University Research Corporation (WVURC) seeks to hire an Environmental Technician at the West Virginia Water Research Institute (WVWRI) at WVU. The purpose of this position is to perform water chemistry-related field and laboratory research activities. It will also provide technical support by implementing land reclamation projects within the WVWRI through collaboration with state and federal agencies, watershed organizations, university researchers, and external contractors.

A bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or a natural resources related field, and 2 – 4 years of experience in water quality research are required. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. A valid driver’s license is required.

Competitive salary and benefits package offered. For a complete job description and to apply for this position, please visit the job listing on the WVURC website.

WVWRI Seeks Graphic Design Student Worker

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The West Virginia Water Research Institute is seeking a graduate or undergraduate student enrolled at WVU beginning immediately to perform the following duties:

• Design and layout of publications
• Assist in the planning, development and design of websites
• Other design related work

The successful candidate should have coursework or experience in the field of Graphic Design. Related professional work experience is desirable. Experience should include performing all the duties listed above. The successful candidate should also have good communication skills, be able to work independently and interact with a variety of individuals, and have a basic understanding of HTML, CSS and PHP. A working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, is required. Candidates with 1 year or more of graphic design and/or programming experience are preferred.

This position closes April 20, 2016 or until the position is filled. To apply for this position, send a resume to: AStacy@mail.wvu.edu.