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Organization Overview

St. Louis Earth Day has built its reputation on its annual Earth Day Festival, which is now recognized as one of the largest Earth Day celebrations in the country. The Festival has diverse educational programming and showcases 250 vendors and exhibitors that are influencing sustainability in the region. The organization maintains a year-round impact through programs like Recycling On the Go, Green Dining Alliance and Earth Day Action Grants, touching over a million individuals annually. Values which guide organizational planning and operations are: inclusive, action-oriented, transformative, collaborative and positive.

Executive Director – Position Description

The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing and managing St. Louis Earth Day operations, administration, programs and events, and for cultivating strategic partnerships within the environmental and philanthropic communities. The Director builds and supports the organization’s impact within the St. Louis regional community while pursuing the fulfillment of the organization’s Mission and Vision.

This is a full-time position with full health insurance benefits provided. Click here to view the complete job description.

Application Information:
Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to  Applications received before October 23, 2015 will receive first consideration. No calls please.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, sex, sexual orientation, color, age, disability status or national origin.

Recycling On the Go!

Hiring for the 2016 Season!

Recycling On the Go Seasonal Staff

Are you looking for a challenging and dynamic position with a growing non-profit organization? Do you have a passion for environmental stewardship in the St. Louis Region? Perhaps St. Louis Earth Day is the right place for you!

Experience some of the region’s best events in an unique way with our Recycling On the Go crew. 

A Community Service-oriented experience: we get more Thank Yous in 4 hours than most people get all month!

  • Event Staff – working with our Recycling On the Go Program Manager and Site Supervisors to implement our event-greening program onsite. Educational, Fun and Engaging!
  • Site Supervisor – coordinating the on site execution of the Recycling On the Go program including follow up reporting.

For a full job description, click on the position title above. Positions are part-time and seasonal (March – November), and Event staff pay $10/hour, Site Supervisor $12/hour.

Yeah, you could stay our staff have passion and personality.... Here Casey flashes a thumbs-up while Siri Atma performs quality control on a portion of the almost 10 tons of compostable waste we kept out of landfills throughout the season!

Yeah, you could say our staff have passion and personality…. Here Casey flashes a thumbs-up while Siri Atma performs quality control on a portion of the almost 14 tons of compostable waste we kept out of landfills throughout the season!

How to Apply:

  1. Review the job descriptions above and visit the Recycling On the Go pages of our website.
  2. Send your resume, a letter of interest telling us why you’d like to work with Recycling On the Go and St. Louis Earth Day, and contact information for three references to Bob at with the subject line “2016 ROG Staff”.

View photos from previous ROG seasons on our Flickr page:

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