Earthworks

Our Mission

Earthworks is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting communities and the environment from the adverse impacts of mineral and energy development while promoting sustainable solutions.

Earthworks stands for clean air, water and land, healthy communities, and corporate accountability. We work for solutions that protect both the Earth’s resources and our communities.

How We Work

We fulfill our mission by working with communities and grassroots groups to reform government policies, improve corporate practices, influence investment decisions and encourage responsible materials sourcing and consumption.

We expose the health, environmental, economic, social and cultural impacts of mining and energy extraction through work informed by sound science.

May 04, 2022
Full time
Earthworks Remote (Washington D.C., DC, USA)
Earthworks’ Federal Fossil Fuels Campaign Manager will join our growing Energy Infrastructure and Petrochemicals team works to uplift frontline community opposition to oil, gas, and petrochemical infrastructure and advance policies towards a managed decline of the fossil fuel industry. The position is responsible for advancing our federal campaign to stop oil and gas exports and keep fossil fuels in the ground, leveraging creative organizing strategies to complement our Policy team’s advocacy work.  This position works closely with Earthworks’ program staff who work to reduce risks to water, health, air and climate from oil and gas production, with our communication, digital and development departments, and will participate in, and help to facilitate, engagement with the national movement to keep fossil fuels in the ground. The ideal candidate will thrive at managing multiple priorities in a dynamic and fast-paced campaigning environment, advancing and empowering leadership...
May 02, 2022
Full time
Earthworks Remote
Earthworks is a non-profit advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC, with 40 employees across the United States and the world. We work to protect communities and the environment from the adverse impacts of mining and energy development while seeking sustainable solutions. We support frontline communities, reform government policies, improve corporate practices, influence investment decisions, and encourage responsible materials sourcing and consumption. We seek to ensure that communities’ voices and concerns are heard in the corridors of power, from the nation’s capital to state houses and legislatures. Earthworks is hiring a Southwest Mining Organizer to support frontline communities at risk from existing and proposed mining and promote stronger environmental policies to protect public lands, community health, and ecosystems. This position is based in the US Southwest (Nevada or Arizona preferred) and will require some travel when travel and in-person meetings...