US Green Building Council-Los Angeles,

Green Schools Speaker

23 days ago
Employment type
Los Angeles
Closing date

About this organization

We’re a member-based, non-profit organization representing green building and sustainability professionals in and around the Greater Los Angeles Region. We are passionate, practical, and informed advocates who work together to transform Southern California into a more sustainable region for all.

Our wide-ranging community includes of developers, builders, owners, facility managers, architects, engineers, planners, technologists, green financiers, students of sustainability, green building experts, and advocates!

About this job

USGBC-LA has developed a Sustainability Fundamentals Speaker Presentation for elementary as well as middle and high school students that provides an overview of sustainability concepts with a focus on energy, water, waste, and more. This is delivered by experienced volunteers (YOU!) from USGBC-LA’s member base of architects, engineers, contractors, and sustainability professionals and students who are also asked to speak about their (career) path and inspiration to do this work.

For an overview of the Green Schools Program, visit

Roles & responsibilities

Selected volunteers participate in a train the trainer session so they are prepared to deliver the core Sustainability Fundamentals presentation as well as discuss careers in the industry.

Volunteers are expected to host at least one workshop of 90 minutes in length at schools in the Greater LA region, virtual or in-person.


- Professional knowledge, skills, degrees, credentials in sustainability or green jobs sector

- A genuine interest in engaging students at all levels

- Basic presentation and public speaking skills for in person and/or virtual workshops

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