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Become an Energy Corps Member

Become an Energy Corps Member

The Energy Corps is currently recruiting! Interested in energy and conservation topics? The Energy Corps works in the areas of energy conservation, education, alternative energies, green building and community organizing. Click here to find your opportunity to provide much needed energy assistance while gaining valuable green collar job skills.

Energy Corps AmeriCorps members provide hands-on energy assistance, energy education and community energy strategic planning and development activities to disadvantaged populations through partnerships with a variety of community volunteers and entities including non-profit organizations, energy agencies, local governments and public institutions.

We are looking for individuals 18 and older who work well in a team environment, can relate to individuals from diverse backgrounds, have sound organizational skills and act in a professional manner, as well as have a strong interest in energy conservation and community development.DSC_0356

Energy Corps members will be eligible for a modest living allowance, an education award for college, health insurance, child care assistance and the opportunity for professional development in green-collar career pathways, providing essential elements for good and secure jobs in the growing clean energy economy.

To find your opportunity, please visit our Positions page.

Sustainable Agriculture Specialist

Sustainable Agriculture Specialist

The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) is seeking a qualified candidate to work as a sustainable agriculture specialist. NCAT is a national organization that is mission driven to help people use sustainable technologies to reduce poverty, promote healthy communities and protect natural resources. This is a great position for the right person with agriculture… Continue Reading

Deputy Director

Deputy Director

The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) is seeking an experienced senior manager to serve as Deputy Director. This position would report to the Executive Director and have both internal and external responsibilities, ranging from project development and management (partnership development, high quality project deliverables) to administration, and human capital. The Deputy Director will partner… Continue Reading

ATTRA Public Outreach Intern

ATTRA Public Outreach Intern

The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) is a private non-profit corporation that works to promote sustainable technologies and systems, especially for the benefit of economically disadvantaged individuals and communities. NCAT is seeking a current student with an interest in sustainable agriculture and public outreach to work in our Butte, Montana office. This is a… Continue Reading

Farm Manager

Farm Manager

NCAT is seeking an energetic individual to serve as Farm Manager in Jackson, Mississippi. You will grow and manage a small-scale demonstration farm to help teach sustainable agriculture to local farmers.
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NCAT Is 40!

On August 19 from 10 to noon, NCAT celebrated our 40th anniversary and dedicated the new solar array at our Butte, Montana, headquarters building. The public was invited and all enjoyed workshops, farm tours, and family activities. Continue Reading

Armed to Farm Training in New York
August 08, 2016 – August 12, 2016

Armed to Farm Training in New YorkAugust 08, 2016 – August 12, 2016

Monday, August 08, 2016 – Friday, August 12, 2016 NCAT’s week-long Armed to Farm (ATF) Training gives military veterans and their spouses an opportunity to see sustainable, profitable small-scale farming enterprises and examine farming as a viable career. To be held in Hamilton, New York, this training is free to military veterans and their spouses.… Continue Reading

NCAT’s Annual Electronics Recycling Event

NCAT’s Annual Electronics Recycling Event

On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 from 10:00am to 6:00pm, NCAT will host its annual electronics recycling event. It will be held in the parking lot on the north side of our building, located at 3040 Continental Drive in Butte. [map] New for 2016! All 19″ or smaller CRT (non-flatscreen) computer monitors and TVs cost $5.00… Continue Reading

USDA Beginning Farmer/Rancher Development Grant gets “Growing”!

USDA Beginning Farmer/Rancher Development Grant gets “Growing”!

The NCAT western regional office is currently working on USDA funded Beginning Farmer/Rancher Development grant titled, “ Growing Roots”, a collaborative effort among 5 partner organizations to increase networking among beginning farmers and ranchers and to offer training and technical assistance at 12 “agricultural learning hub” locations. Over the course of the next two years,… Continue Reading