Employment Opportunities

View the current employment opportunities available at the Local Government Commission below.



Position Title

CivicSpark AmeriCorps Fellow for the 2017-18 Service Year

Salary Range

Approximately $16,000+ (before taxes) spread evenly over 11 months
Up to 40 hours per week

Position Overview

CivicSpark, is currently recruiting 70 motivated recent college graduates who are interested in gaining professional experience and developing technical skills while creating a meaningful and lasting impact. During the 11-month service year (September 2017 – August 2018), CivicSpark Fellows will complete research, planning, or implementation projects that provide local government agencies with the support they need to advance their water and sustainability initiatives.

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Position Title

Accounting Clerk

Salary Range

$15-$17/hr + benefits
40

Position Overview

Local Government Commission (LGC) has an opening for a full-time Accounting Clerk to provide general support.  This position is an entry-level clerical position that requires organization and detail-oriented skills to help with accounting duties.

The LGC is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that fosters innovation in local environmental sustainability, economic prosperity and social equity.

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Position Title

Community Design Project Manager

Salary Range

$45,760–$66,560 DOE
40+

Position Overview

Community Design Project Manager

Deadline:  5:00pm on Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The Local Government Commission (LGC) is seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to serve as Community Design Project Manager.

The Community Design Project Manager will manage multiple projects led by the Local Government Commission, including:

  • Statewide project to provide technical assistance to disadvantaged communities applying for funding for sustainable development and transportation programs.
  • Local transportation and land use planning focused on planning, design and implementation of complete street, bicycle and pedestrian, shared mobility and other innovative mobility enhancements that improve coordination between land use, transportation, community development and revitalization.

Applicants should send their résumés and cover letters describing their qualifications and interest in the position to Carissa Gutierrez at the Local Government Commission (cgutierrez@lgc.org). Applications are due on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 before 5:00pm.

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