Employment Opportunities

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



Position Title

Water Project Manager

Salary Range

$45,000 – $62,000 (depending on qualifications)
40+

Position Overview

The Local Government Commission has an immediate opening for a full-time project manager. We are seeking a mission-driven, detail-oriented person with a background in public affairs, local governance, and/or water policy and management. The Project Manager will oversee multiple projects led by the Local Government Commission with a primary focus on the WE CAN rebate program (Fresno County) and Disadvantaged Community Involvement (DACI) program (Santa Ana Watershed).

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Position Title

CivicSpark Project Coordinator

Salary Range

$35,360 – $41,600 + benefits
40

Position Overview

The Local Government Commission has an immediate full-time position for a Project Coordinator to support the CivicSpark Program. CivicSpark is a statewide AmeriCorps program dedicated to building capacity for local governments to address climate change and water management needs. With 70 AmeriCorps members, and 7 Regional Staff, and impacting nearly 100 local public agencies annually, CivicSpark works to provide professional development opportunities for fellows while creating a lasting impact addressing California’s sustainability issues.

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Position Title

Energize Fresno Project Coordinator

Salary Range

$35,350 – $41,600 + benefits
40

Position Overview

The Local Government Commission has an immediate full-time position for a Project Coordinator to support the the Energy and Climate Change sector. In particular, we are looking for someone to support the Energize Fresno projects.

Energize Fresno is a new initiative to catalyze innovation in alternative energy infrastructure and lower energy costs for households and small businesses while driving new economic opportunities in some of the most disadvantaged communities in the state. Funded by a California Energy Commission grant, Energize Fresno will develop a planning and funding platform to streamline local deployment of energy technologies to meet the state’s energy and climate goals.

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Position Title

Accounting Assistant

Salary Range

$13-$14/hour
20-24

Position Overview

The Local Government Commission (LGC) has an opening for a part-time Accounting Assistant to provide general accounting support for a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that fosters innovation in local environmental sustainability, economic prosperity and social equity.
This position is an entry-level position that requires organizational and detail-oriented skills to prepare invoices, record and prepare deposits, charge and refund credit card payments, file and pull receipts and invoices.

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