Welcome to PLAINS JUSTICE, a legal and scientific voice for clean energy and a sustainable environment in the northern plains states.

We are hiring! Plains Justice seeks a dynamic individual to lead the organization as Executive Director. Essential duties include representing Plains Justice before the public; hiring, supervising, and evaluating personnel in coordination with the Board; and developing new projects. The ED maintains content of the Clean Energy Ambassadors webinar series and produces promotional and educational materials for this important outreach to consumer-owned utilities. The ED also administers Plains Justice operations, interacts with our CPA to ensure timely filings and payment of bills; drafts the annual budget for approval by the board; oversees office equipment and supplies to ensure good stewardship of organizational resources; and coordinates fundraising with the Development Director.

Qualifications: Training or experience in business administration; law or relevant science degree preferred; nonprofit management experience highly valued.

To apply, please send a cover letter and résumé to info at plainsjustice dot org. No calls please.

Check out Clean Energy Ambassadors, our peer-to-peer energy services outreach to rural electric cooperatives and municipal electric utilities.

Dig into the details of the western coal industry at our innovative CoalDiver site.

Follow news and analysis of tar sands pipeline development across the Great Plains on our Tar Sands Pipelines blog.

Read our  reports on inadequate pipeline emergency response planning: The Northern Plains at Great Risk: Oil Spill Planning Deficiencies in Keystone Pipeline System and pipeline safety: Use of Substandard Steel by the U.S. Pipeline Industry. Contact info@plainsjustice.org with inquiries.