Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability Internship with NOLS

Lander, Wyoming

Organization: National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
Type of opportunity: Internship
Contact: Evan Reimondo email, (307) 335-2311

Duties: Projects may include the following:(30%) Assist in environmental stewardship campaigns. Work may include gathering information and data for a mapping/GIS initiative, writing comment letters regarding threats to public lands, engaging with land managers, and developing outreach materials for a grassroots conservation initiative.

(30%) Assist in sustainability initiatives. Work may include resource tracking, food mapping, and/or research into responsible gear purchasing.

15%) Assist in planning an Earth Day outreach event.

(10%) Research and assist HQ and school campuses with the preparation of curriculum fact sheets used to teach policy and environmental topics on field courses.

(10%) Write website content and blog posts.

(5%) Perform administrative tasks as needed.

Desired qualifications: High school diploma. Current college students and recent graduates preferred, majoring in a related field. Familiarity with NOLS is a plus. Applicants are encouraged, but not required, to have prior experience with GIS. On the job training will be available as needed.

Start and end dates: January 11, 2016 – June 2016

Salary/pay: $125/week stipend for 40 hours a week. Food and housing not included.

Link to more information:  https://www.nols.edu/alumni/employment/nolsinternships/environmental_stewardship_internship.shtml

How to apply: Send cover letter and resume to: Environmental Stewardship Coordinator Evan Reimondo

Application deadline: October 23