Employment

Pennsylvania Resources Council is a team-orienting place to work. As an organization, we are inclusive, motivating, and passionate. Our staff provides hands-on services to build community engagement and necessary resources. If you’re experienced with waste systems and diversion, you might find the perfect job with us. Currently, we have the following employment opportunities.


Current Employment Opportunities

Environmental Program Specialist
Status: Full Time
Salary Range: $32,000 – $35,000
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Job Summary: Develop, coordinate, implement and assist in facilitating a set of specific waste minimization programs related to recycling, reuse, litter prevention and composting in the public, business and municipal government sectors.  Perform day to day tasks including but not limited to the research, study, design and implementation of these projects. A successful candidate will demonstrate a clear commitment to resource conservation. The position will require the candidate to work independently and creatively to execute assigned projects and programs.  Role will be a balance of project coordination, on the ground program operations, educational program design, and public facing outreach and inquiry management.

For Full Job Decription: Environmental Program Specialist 2021

To apply: Send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]


Event Assistant
Status: Part-time / Seasonal / Contractor
Hourly Rate: $14
Supervisor: Zero Waste Events Manager
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Zero Waste Event Assistants are an integral part of the Zero Waste and Hard to Recycle Collection programs. Apply today to start providing in-field support for PRC’s Zero Waste Event Services and Hard to Recycle Collections. These are contracting opportunities that pay hourly. The positions are on an as-needed basis per our Zero Waste and Hard to Recycle Events schedule. Events are usually on weekends and evenings May – October.

View full job description here.

To apply: Send a resume and brief letter of interest to [email protected]


Currently, there are no positions available in our Eastern Office. Check back frequently to stay updated on employment opportunities.


Pennsylvania Resources Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are continually striving for diverse and inclusive policies.