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Sustainability Project Coordinator – Technician 4 (AESES) Existing Budget-Funded Continuing Full-Time 35.00 hours/week Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm Salary Range: $24.63 – $32.79 per hour ($44,826.60 – $59,677.80 per annum) Proposed Start Date: October 1, 2018 Trial/Probation Period: 840.00 work hours For more information, please contact: Bambilyn Goodale Bambilyn.Goodale@umanitoba.ca
-The incumbent supports the University’s Sustainability Strategy by building relationships, identifying opportunities and delivering or otherwise supporting projects, initiatives and activities of varying size and complexity that support the sustainability objectives of the University.
-Under the direction of the Director, and working with various other partners and stakeholders, the Project Coordinator is responsible for engaging on, directing, organizing, controlling and reporting on project activities and initiatives.
-The incumbent will work with the Director and other staff to develop and implement a wide variety of sustainability driven projects, activities and initiatives.
-Work with the Director and other OOS staff to translate relevant goals and objectives of the University’s Sustainability Strategy into project and initiatives with specific outcomes and target dates.
-Undertake projects and initiatives with partners within and outside of the University to support: sustainable transportation options; climate action; waste management initiatives; sustainable procurement; student engagement through the Student Ambassador, Living Lab and other initiatives; support the ongoing tracking and reporting of sustainability metrics o education in sustainability in collaboration with academic programs and applied research projects.
-With respect to project coordination the position will: Develop projects and document charters, plans, schedules, and budgets; Draft request for proposals and quotations and reviews; Exercise daily control over projects and activities to remain within budget and on schedule; Keep track of the activities and progress by various project team members, consultants and contractor; Manage project coordination files including project scope, tender documentation, status, correspondence, budget etc; Schedule project and partner meetings; Review and confirms billing amounts; and Provide regular communication on the progress of programs, projects and activities.
-Support other OOS team members as required.
-Prepare reports, presentations, briefing materials and other supportive materials as well as office correspondence.
-Compile information, maintain databases and document findings through report writing.
-Assist with the identification of new opportunities and the implementation of new programs, and sustainability planning. -Provide research support and recommendations on new sustainability programs.
-In collaboration with other staff, support the OOSs outreach efforts, meeting with students and partner organizations to help engage the University community in sustainability initiatives, attending meetings and delivering presentations to audiences such as student organizations and classes.
-Identify and draft funding and grant applications.
-Conduct policy research. -Provide recommendations to OOS Director.
-Act as a resource for the Sustainability Committee and others as requested.
-Other duties as assigned. -Travel between the Fort Garry, Bannatyne and other U of M campuses will be required.
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