Green Job of the Day: 2010 DC Summer Commuting Conservation Crew Member (High School students in DC, MD, VA)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: 2010 DC Summer Commuting Conservation Crew Member
Organization: Student Conservation Association
Location: Washington, DC area

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. The complete announcement is available here.

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June 28th – August 6th for High School Students aged 15-18 from DC, VA, and MD.

  • Monday-Friday, 8 hours per day working on a variety of conservation projects in national, regional, and local parks.
  • Earn a $1,320 tax free stipend.
  • Gain work experience, learn new skills, and participate in a 3 day camping trip at the end of the summer.

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Green Job of the Day: Clean Cities Summer Internships (Deadline 03/26)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: Summer Internships
Organization: Clean Cities
Location: Various locations across the US

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. The internship application is available here.  Please note that the application deadline is March 26th.

For questions about this opportunity you can e-mail CleanCitiesIntern [at] anl.gov

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Clean Cities is a government-industry partnership sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Vehicle Technologies Program that strives to reduce petroleum consumption in the transportation sector in nearly 90 communities across the country.

The 2010 Clean Cities internship will give up to 25 undergraduate (junior or senior) or graduate students studying communications, public relations, business, marketing, engineering or environmental sciences, the opportunity to build public awareness of advanced vehicle technologies, alternative fuels, and practices that reduce the consumption of petroleum.

Specific Details:

  • Up to 25 internships available at one of the 90 U.S. Clean Cities Coalition locations working with dynamic Clean Cities coordinators and their stakeholders
  • Positions are full-time from June 1 - August 16, 2010
  • All interns will receive a $7,000 stipend
  • The Clean Cities internship could lead to a permanent position.

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Green Job of the Day: 2010 Summer Team Member, Nevada Conservation Corps

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: 2010 Summer Team Member
Organization: Nevada Conservation Corps

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. You can review the complete job announcement here.

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Spend your summer working and camping outside at some of Nevada’s premier natural areas. Serve alongside international volunteers and college students from across the country while making a lasting contribution to Nevada’s natural heritage. Gain valuable field experience while working on habitat improvement, restoration, and recreation projects with the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, and local and state agencies. Projects include trail building and maintenance, tree thinning with chain saws, and riparian restoration.

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