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Member Resources Newsletter - August 3rd


BSC Member Resources Newsletter


BSC Fall Jobs Available

Looking for a job for Fall?  Need help paying your Fall rent? We are still accepting applications for some BSC member positions!

The following positions are available and start at the beginning of Fall:

Delivery Coordinator
Non-Perishables Coordinator


Please click the links above and/or visit the BSC Hiring Website for more information on these positions!

Applications are due Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 11:59pm.

 
Why should you consider BSC jobs:
  • Unique leadership and professional development opportunities 
  • Strengthen your resume
  • Reduce your rent and/or make some money
  • Help your community by providing services to your fellow co-op members.
Thanks for reading and if you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Work in CFS!

Help Start Fall’s Foodservice!

CFS needs your help getting foodservice started back up for the fall.
 
If you:
  1. Are free during week 0, August 14 - 17
  2. Have an I-9 on file
  3. Want to make $15 an hour preparing deliveries of food, supplies, and furniture for the co-ops
 
If you don’t have an I-9 on file, please let Miguel Duarte (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), CFS Supervisor, know, and he will give you instructions.
 
Some more details:
  • Working in CFS is fun
  • You need to wear closed-toe shoes - no flip flops
  • You can work up to twenty hours this week
  • This can become a regular thing if you’re interested - let’s talk
Central Food & Supplies (CFS) is the warehouse where most of your food, supplies, and furniture come from.
 
Let me (Miguel) know if you have any questions, and I’m looking forward to working with you all soon!
BSC April Water Competition Winners

I am excited to announce the winners and results from the water competition held this past April! Thank you so much to everyone who participated as it helped to increase water consciousness and conservation across the entire BSC–we appreciate and admire everyone's efforts!
Save the Date!
BSC 85th Anniversary Celebration
Sunday October 21, 2018, 12-4pm
Rochdale Village

Celebrating our 85th year at Rochdale is significant because Rochdale Village remains our largest ever development project. In 1970, the BSC broke ground on land leased from UC Berkeley to build a home for over 200 students. We are entering into lease renewal negotiations for both Rochdale and Fenwick this year. 

Please show your support for our lease renewal by joining us at our 85th Anniversary Celebration! 

Tickets for current BSC members will be $5. 
Follow this event and invite your friends on Facebook.
Member-Candidacy at Missing Link Bicycle Cooperative

Missing Link Bicycle Cooperative, a worker-owned bike shop, is looking to hire! We are especially in need of applicants with strong sales, mechanical, or business administration skills. An interest in and commitment to cooperative values goes a very long way. 

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You are also welcome to drop off a physical copy in-person. Please highlight relevant experience.

The Missing Link Bicycle Cooperative was started by a group of UC Berkeley students in 1971 in the basement of the university's Student Union building, and incorporated in 1973. Since the beginning we've been worker owned. And more than 40 years later we're still here!
 
View the full job description here.

Jobs at Berkeley Food Institute

The Berkeley Food Institute currently has six positions open for UC Berkeley students. All applications are due August 20.

For Undergraduate Students

Berkeley Food Institute Policy Assistant
The role of this position is to support the Berkeley Food Institute's policy program by assisting in policy research, communications, and event preparation. 
 
Campus Gardens Student Coordinator
The student coordinator will support collaboration between gardens, gardens public communications, and outreach to broader campus community. 
 
Campus Gardens Outreach and Equity Fellow
The fellow will analyze and summarize findings from the campus gardens' current strategic plan and create actionable steps towards cultural and structural changes to improve inclusion, diversity, and representation across the campus garden

For Graduate Students

Campus Food Equity and Inclusion Policy Fellow
The fellow will apply their food system and policy advocacy knowledge to lead efforts to implement BFI's Foodscape Map policy recommendations on campus.

Land Use Working Group Coordinators
The two coordinators will envision, initiate, and coordinate a Working Group with the goal of developing a model for community participation in campus land use decisions.

Internship at Transportation Company 
Market Development & Public Policy Intern
EVgo is seeking an intern for the fall semester to work from our Oakland, CA office. This is an excellent opportunity for students currently pursuing degrees in urban planning, public policy, or energy and sustainability-related fields.
The intern can expect to learn about public policy issues related to transportation electrification and will report to EVgo’s Director of Market Development.


View the full position description here.

To Apply: Please submit a resume, cover letter, and available weekly hours to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by August 12. We will be scheduling interviews for the last two weeks of August, with the goal of having someone start in early September and continue through the duration of the semester.

Job at LGBTQ Immigration Nonprofit

Oasis Legal Services, a nonprofit for queer immigrants in Oakland, is looking to hire a development associate. The role of the development associate is to work closely with Oasis’s leadership to create, execute, and maintain our organization’s long-term development plan and goals.

View the position description here, and contact Connor MacLean at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

 
 
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