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The Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics
in West Mifflin is in need of a full-time, year-round physics instructor. Located at the Allegheny County Airport, PIA
grants its students an associate degree in specialized technology along with FAA and FCC credentials. The ideal instructor will have a bachelor’s degree in physics or relevant subject area with at least three years of work experience in the applicable subject area or a bachelor’s degree in education with physics or other relevant secondary-level teaching certification. Interested candidates can send their resume to email@example.com
Downtown marketing communications and design firm Mizrahi, Inc.
is seeking a web and print graphic designer
with at least five years of professional experience, a strong portfolio, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts or associate degree in graphic design or a related field. The ideal candidate will have project management experience and excellent Adobe Creative Suite skills. Knowledge of and experience with HTML and CSS is always a plus. The firm is also looking for a web developer
The Pennsylvania Environmental Council,
a statewide nonprofit environmental organization, is seeking a controller
to lead all aspects of accounting, financial reporting, and budgeting. The hire will be responsible for financial reporting duties, leading the budget preparation processes, and coordinating the annual financial statements’ audit and IRS Form 990 preparation.
The job will require some travel. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field and three to five years of experience in diverse aspects of an organization’s accounting, reporting, cost allocations, and budgeting processes. Experience with nonprofit finance and a CPA is preferred, but not required. The organization is also hiring a land water and trails specialist
to support PEC’s statewide trail efforts. This position focuses on the Power of 32+ regional trail network, which is an effort to facilitate completion of a five-state, 1,600-mile network of shared-use trails, and the PA Water Trails Program, a statewide partnership that encourages the development of sustainable water trails. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in environmental studies, outdoor recreation, natural resource management, urban studies, communications, business, tourism and hospitality, or a related field and at least five years of project management experience.
, an urban agriculture nonprofit, is hiring a full-time community garden coordinator
with an interest in community-based agriculture. The organization is also looking for a part-time office and membership manager
to greet visitors and perform general administrative tasks. Finally, Grow Pittsburgh is hiring an urban farm apprenticeship coordinator
to be responsible for the day-to-day activities of Grow Pittsburgh’s Urban Farm Apprenticeship (UFA) Program, a 10-month intensive training program that graduates aspiring new farmers annually from three urban farm sites. The UFA coordinator, in partnership with the director of educational programming, director of agricultural production, and the Braddock Farm and Frick and Shiloh Farm manager, will also be responsible for the planning, development and implementation of a long-term plan for the UFA program. In addition, the coordinator will be responsible for maintaining relationships with key food and agriculture partners in the region.
The Sprout Fund,
an organization that provides small grants to community building projects, is looking for a communications associate
with excellent computer skills; familiarity and experience with a Microsoft Windows/Office work environment; working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite applications including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign; and demonstrated experience using digital content management systems. The ideal candidate will have prior experience managing organizational social media accounts and engaging with online communities as well as exceptional writing and editing skills, including the capacity to develop compelling story ideas within thematic and programmatic guidelines, keen attention to grammatical detail, and proofreading and copy editing experience.
And if these jobs aren't enough, check out last week's listings
for more opportunities.