Peace and Justice Jobs

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Here are some of the job opportunities we've heard of.
Job notices are posted as they are received, and this list will be updated about once a week, so please check the application deadline before applying.

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Administrative Assistant needed at Planned Parenthood, Milwaukee 03/25/11

Planned Parenthood seeks Administrative Assistant at our Jackson Street Administration Office in Milwaukee, WI.
Purpose of Positon: To assist the V.P. of Education & Public Affairs with administrative duties and other Departmental operations as needed.

Advocacy Specialist needed at Disability Rights Wisconsin, Madison 03/25/11
Advocacy Specialist (80-100% time) in Madison office of award winning statewide disability advocacy organization.  Provide Medicare Part D counseling on phone Helpline to persons with disabilities, coordinate volunteers and training.  For job announcement and application requirements, go to or call 608-2
Program Manager, Sustainable Schools Initiative wanted 03/18/11

The Program Manager will work closely with the Program Director and is responsible for promoting, publicizing and engaging stakeholders in an energy use and conservation program at Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD).

Job duties include:

Support implementation of energy action plans at individual MMSD schools;

Develop and launch a MPower Schools Program based on our existing MPower Business Program where schools receive support to reduce carbon emissions through more comprehensive strategies;

Coordinate overall project;

Program Manager, Sustainable Business Initiative needed at Sustain Dane 03/18/11

The Program Manager will work closely with the Program Director and is responsible for leading area businesses through the Mpower ChaMpions Program, which focuses on helping businesses reach specific goals for reduction of carbon emissions. Participation in the Mpower ChaMpions Program is competitive based on an application process.

The duties to be performed include:

Support implementation of energy action plans at individual business;

Support measurement of business carbon footprint data;
Implement educational and networking meetings and events ;

Assistant Director of Communications needed at Sustain Dane 03/18/11

An Assistant Director of Communications is needed to help promote new programs and also will create media tools to promote successful models of sustainability at Sustain Dane, a 12-year old Madison, Wisconsin-based nonprofit. Sustain Dane exists to promote leading models of sustainability, and to support businesses, schools and individuals who want to take measures to go or become more sustainable. The organization is both growing and redirecting its efforts.

3/15/2011 * UW-Madison student opportunity 03/15/11

Attention students interested in a PAID research opportunity!

If you are an undergraduate student beginning your 2nd or 3rd year, or transferring to UW- Madison in Fall of 2011, consider participating in the Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Program (URM).

Administrative Assistant -- Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence (WCADV) 03/02/11

WCADV is hiring an Administrative Assistant:  This 20 hour per week (12:30 pm – 4:30 pm) position is primarily responsible for the performance of receptionist duties for the Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Additional duties include performing database, spreadsheet and data entry, clerical support and assistance with general office functions. This position reports to the Operations Manager and requires computer skills, including proficiency with Excel and Microsoft Word.

Accountant needed at Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council (MMFHC) 02/11/11

The Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council (MMFHC) is seeking an Accountant to perform daily accounting activities involving preparation and input of General Ledger transactions, including analysis, account reconciliation, reporting and budgeting. This position also requires providing assistance in the auditing process for internal and external audits.


Multiple Openings at Community GroundWorks 01/26/11

Community GroundWorks is hiring!  Check out the links below for more information and position descriptions:

Writer/Reporter (Envir, Food & Ag issues) -- Center for Media and Democracy 01/26/11

The Center for Media and Democracy needs a talented writer/reporter/researcher to join our team, with a particular focus on cutting edge environmental, food, and agricultural issues.