Sample Sustainability Coordinator Resume

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Elaine Alexander
4765 Holly Street
Athens, GA 30601

Job Objective To secure the position of Sustainability Coordinator that will allow me to utilize acquired skills and experience.

Work Experience:

Sustainability Coordinator, August 2005 – Present
Dewberry, Athens, GA

  • Coordinated and promoted the effectiveness of current sustainability initiatives and emerging efforts within the operations and service units.
  • Collaborated with the Sustainability Director to support the development and implementation of a comprehensive long-term plan.
  • Supervised sustainability initiatives across support operations and services and the development and implementation of annual sustainability planning priorities.
  • Assisted University Services departments in integrating concepts of sustainability into their operations, policies, procedures, financial and decision making structures.
  • Identified new programs, initiatives and opportunities for strengthening sustainability in campus operations.

Sustainability Coordinator, May 2000 – July 2005
University of Richmond, Athens, GA

  • Worked with student groups to enhance student involvement in campus sustainability programs and initiatives.
  • Organized and supported implementation of events and other educational opportunities on campus.
  • Identified and adapted sustainability best practices from other universities, corporations and government.
  • Prepared long and short-term strategic plans recommending policy needed to advance sustainability initiatives.
  • Increased awareness of sustainability initiatives via various media.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Profound knowledge of sustainability concepts and best practices
  • Uncommon ability to create and manage benchmarking processes
  • Exceptional ability to complete projects on time and on budget and report on status and progress
  • Immense ability to lead and facilitate change within a large, dynamic organization
  • Proficient with office productivity software (MS Word, Excel), publishing, graphic design applications and database
  • Profound ability to lead effective cross-functional teams and build consensus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (including public speaking skills)
  • Proven leadership skills, strong analytic and strategic planning skills
  • Ability to understand and synthesize diverse research and outreach initiatives


Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Saint Michael’s College, Vermont, VT

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