Liberal Arts Career Services
Liberal Arts Career Services

Keep Austin Beautiful, Community Programs Intern, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 7228

Fri, August 23, 2013

Are you interested in working in the environmental field? Are you curious about pursuing a career in the nonprofit or public sector? Keep Austin Beautiful provides resources and education to inspire individuals & the Austin community toward greater environmental stewardship. We are seeking a highly communicative, organized, well-rounded and dependable intern to assist us with our community programming for the fall semester. This is a great opportunity to gain experience working in the office as well as in the field. This is an unpaid position at minimum 10 hours per week, some weekends required.
• Guide community groups in monitoring functionality of riparian areas
• Compile data and prepare reports
• Communicate with volunteers to schedule and track workdays
• Assist with program promotion and newsletter
• Organize and prepare supplies
• Process program applications and renewals
• Assist with other duties to support programs as needed
Pursuing BS/BA
Excellent oral, written, and communication/presentation skills
Proficient in Microsoft Excel
An interest in riparian, invasive species, and/or natural resource management
Prefer experience leading volunteers
Prefer junior or senior, but will consider other class levels
Must be available some weekends (2 hour maximum for any weekend workdays)
Comfortable working outdoors

To apply, see BTT Gateway Job ID 7228. Application deadline is 8/23/2013.

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