Zero Waste Data Associate Posted Sep 24
Blue Star Integrative Studio , Oakland, CA
Blue Star Integrative Studio Inc (BSIS) – a team-focused, interdisciplinary professional practice encompassing Architecture, Planning, Interior Design, Building Optimization and Project Performance Evaluation. Our Pacific Coast work focuses on green business and green building evaluation for businesses and tribes. Our Tulsa HQ focuses on master planning, community design and development projects for tribal and rural communities. See our website for further information at

We seek a Zero Waste Data Associate. The Zero Waste Data Associate position will start as a three month probationary contractor position, with the strong potential to become a permanent position with salary and benefits. Applicants should have a professional degree from an accredited college with experience in environmental science, computer programming, engineering, business administration or otherwise be able to demonstrate proficiency in data management and analysis.
Ideal candidates will be self-starters, take initiative, have a strong work ethic, and must possess a demonstrated ability to organize and deliver results with the ability to meet deadlines.

> Contact waste haulers and/or cities to secure, clarify and verify information
> Extract energy/water/waste/procurement data from invoices and other documents
> Enter data into analysis tool
> Generate reports
> Export data into Excel and conduct analysis

Required Skills
> Proficiency with MS Excel, particularly pivot tables
> Love of data management and insights through data analysis
> Good interpersonal skills in communicating with a wide variety of people

The ideal candidate will also be able to physically attend weekly meetings in the SF East Bay; candidates unable to do so will also be considered. Applicants should have access to their own laptop. Work can be primarily done by telecommuting with periodic face to face meetings. Compensation for this job is to be negotiated during interviews and will be commensurate to experience and skill levels.

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume. In the subject line of the email type BLUE STAR ZERO WASTE JOB - YOUR NAME
An example would be “Blue Star Zero Waste Job – Diego Rivera”

We will acknowledge receipts of your information, but only candidates being considered for a position will be contacted. Please no hard copies, drop-ins or telephone calls.