Project Assistant


Bi-weekly Salary

$2,008.80 - $3,018.40

contact information

(213) 485-2230

job description


LA Sanitation and Environment is a local host agency for the Los Angeles Clean Cities Coalition (LACCC) which is part of the US. Department of Energy Clean Cities Network. The objective of the Clean Cities Coalition is to support national energy and economic security by building partnerships to advance affordable domestic transportation fuels, energy efficient mobility systems, and other fuel-saving technologies and practices.

In working at the LACCC you will meet with the public to provide information on alternative vehicle usage and transportation technology trends and discuss how we as a community can make improvements to local mobility. In addition to public engagement, this position will conduct data collection and analysis to track city fleets and infrastructure. This information will be used to modernize the local conditions to reduce combustion emissions, improve air quality, and address climate change. Project Assistants that join our team will work with the LASAN Climate Action team and with the public in advancing these objectives.

A Project Assistant will accordingly help with the following:
  • Represent LACCC at outreach events to share program information with stakeholder fleets’ owners, NGO’s, local education providers and the general public;
  • Collect data on alternative fuel stations;
  • Conduct data reviews and analysis for annual reporting;
  • Manage communications and assist with projects required to maintain grant funding for the Clean Cities Coalition; and
  • Facilitate tracking of stakeholder progress on the City Green New Deal goals.


  • Experience with event organization and planning with excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (e.g., Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) or Google equivalents. Familiarity with Excel/Sheets datasets preferred;
  • Ability to interact professionally with City staff, outside agencies, and community groups; and
  • Familiarity with environmental programs, climate action, sustainability, alternative fuels, and/or equity and environmental justice preferred but not required.

How to apply

Candidates interested in applying for these positions must email a City of Los Angeles job application. You can download an application online at: The application must be signed, scanned, and emailed by the application deadline date and time to:

The subject line should read:
Exempt Project Assistant, ATTN: Maddie

All application materials must be received by 4:00 pm on 03/28/2023.