FirstCarbon Solutions

As an ADEC Innovations company, FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS) is focused on improving the world we live in by advancing sustainable practices globally. And, it's our goal to improve the lives of all people we work with, whether they are clients, partners or colleagues.

By joining FCS, you will work with a group of highly skilled, technical team members that are focused on doing what it takes to meet our clients' needs. Hiring at all levels of the organization, including a robust intern program, FCS prides itself on offering a robust benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you're looking for assurances that your sustainability and energy solutions partner takes advantage of certified business practices, look no further. FirstCarbon Solutions, as one of the five companies within ADEC Innovations , has access to industry certifications and accreditations acknowledging the Group’s commitment and adherence to recognized best practices.

FirstCarbon Solutions Boston, MA
Apr 24, 2019
Full time
The Sustainability Services & Solutions Leader plays a critical role in ADEC Innovations ’ current and prospective client outreach; helping drive client sustainability performance as an integral component to their overall business success, as well as bring in new clients with similar goals.  This position will be responsible for establishing and managing new business sales, oversee installed client-base sales, and provide needed strategic input for marketing and partner strategies. Successful candidates will embody a mindset of growth and continuous learning.  This is a senior, global, client-facing position reporting to and working closely with the President of Global Development and the Director of Global Solutions within the Client Organization leadership at ADEC Innovations. Ideal candidates will have a successful track record of scaling revenues and building lasting relationships.  The Sustainability & Solutions Leader must have experience and understanding of DaaS as well as SaaS-based sales, professional services sales, cross-channel marketing and overall program management. The Sustainability & Solutions Leader must be comfortable speaking at industry events, have working knowledge of current trends in digital and social media advertising/marketing, and be conversant with “bar raising” developments among active investors, regulators and global sustainability and corporate/supply chain responsibility standards setters.  Education and Experience Bachelor's degree in relevant field preferred Minimum 7 years’ experience with corporate or professional services business development with consistency in meeting/exceeding sales targets and goals Minimum 3 years managing clients and ensuring the delivery of quality services with increasing levels of customer satisfaction and success A broad understanding of performance management strategy for corporate operations and supply chains is critical; direct experience in the environmental/social sustainability space is highly desired Benefit Highlights ADEC Innovations offers competitive salaries and robust benefits with opportunities for personal and professional development. Benefit packages include: Health coverage (medical, dental, & vision insurance), life & AD&D, ST/LT disability, travel insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), as well as a 401(k) with discretionary matches of 6%, Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays. Complete benefit information can be found in our Employee Benefit Summary.  This role will include some domestic and possible international travel. ADEC may have flexibility as to the working location of this role.  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
FirstCarbon Solutions United States
Apr 24, 2019
Internship- Paid
FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS) takes great pride in our Internship program and offer internships in all of our   United States offices across all areas of the business. Sustainability, Energy, Carbon Management and Air Quality Environmental Services Natural Resources Supply Chain and Life Cycle Assessments Technology and Software Telecommunications Entitlements and Licensing Rebates and Incentives Interns are paid a competitive wage and given the opportunity to explore the day-to-day workings of a global sustainability, environmental and data management solutions company. We offer a flexible schedule and will work around your academic courses, as necessary. Our goal is to provide you with the hands-on experience that will enrich your knowledge of the industry and let you share your fresh perspective with our staff who are eager to work with professionals new to our business. To apply for an Internship with FCS, please forward your resume to   careers@firstcarbonsolutions.com . Please indicate in the subject line that you are seeking to join our Intern Program. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
FirstCarbon Solutions San Bernardino, CA, USA
Apr 24, 2019
Full time
FirstCarbon Solutions is seeking a full-time Staff Biologist to prepare sections of initial studies, environmental impact reports and other related CEQA/NEPA documents for both public and private clients. These scientific / environmental project assignments require application of moderately complex objectives and limited variables. Must be able to work independently on medium sized projects as well as assist more senior scientists on larger projects.  Candidates should have a knowledge of and/or job training in botany, wetlands and wildlife surveys; have a good working knowledge of state and federal: sensitive species laws, aquatic resource laws and environmental documentation requirements (e.g. NEPA & CEQA).  Assignments may require dealing with diverse working conditions while in the field.   Duties and Responsibilities   Prepare sections of initial studies, environmental impact reports and other related documents  Conduct the analysis of project effects on biological resources for environmental compliance, such as those related to CEQA and NEPA  Perform field investigations and/or analysis of field data including wetland delineations, biological resource inventories, pre-construction and rare plant surveys  Contribute to regulatory permitting efforts  Support development of client relationships, business development, and proposals    Skills  Strong oral and written communication skills  Ability to work in both a team environment as well as independently  Demonstrate good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks in a dynamic environment  Demonstrate proficiency in MS Office software applications, especially Word and Excel, as well as internet usage    Work Environment  The position operates in both a professional office environment and diverse fieldwork conditions. This role routinely uses standard office equipment.  Assignments may require dealing with a variety of working conditions while in the field including traveling, weather and terrain.   Physical Demands  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee may spend extended periods of time sitting in front of a computer. The position is regularly required to talk and hear as well as stand, stoop, walk, reach with hands and arms and hand/finger dexterity. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.   Education and Experience  Bachelor's degree in Biology or related field  Minimum 2-3 years related work experience in biological/environmental projects and tasks  Knowledge of environmental regulations relation to biological resources including Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act and California Fish and Game Code   Competency in two or more disciplines:  California botanical inventory experience  Terrestrial wildlife experience, especially bird identification  Aquatic Resource (wetlands) Delineations as they pertain to state and federal jurisdictions   Working knowledge of the following a plus:  State and federal endangered species acts  US Clean Water Act sections 401 & 404  Porter Cologne Water Quality Act  California Fish and Game Code Sections 1600 et seq.  Migratory Bird Treaty Act  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com