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International Development Summer 2018 Internships and Full-Time Job on Handshake

Tetra Tech IDS (https://tetratechintdev.comis now accepting applications for internships at their Burlington, VT and Arlington, VA offices for summer 2018. They will offer a total of 4 internships and interns will learn from and work with their technical programs team or operational team professionals.  Application deadlines are approaching fast and all internships will begin in early June. We have several Middlebury alumni working there now (check out LinkedIn).

They currently have 4 postings in Handshake!

Tetra Tech creates practical, sustainable, and environmentally responsible solutions to address the world’s most complex challenges. Their service areas include agriculture and economic growth; democracy and governance; energy; environment and natural resources; land tenure and property rights; water supply and sanitation; architecture, engineering, and construction services; and global security. Tetra Tech creates practical, sustainable, and environmentally responsible solutions for federal agencies, governments, multilateral banks, and multinational corporations.

Their approach is based on sound science, stakeholder engagement, capacity building, and innovative technologies and best practices. Their goal on every project is to ensure local ownership and sustainable development long after their work is complete. Their expertise includes monitoring and evaluation tools, grants management systems, compliance systems, and public-private partnerships.

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Hot EDUCATION Internships & Jobs in Handshake – Deadlines Week of 4/19-23

Education

 

Math Teacher at St. Andrew’s – Sewanee School – due 4/19

Apply to teach mathematics in Sewanee, TN.

 

Campus Administrator at Duke University Talent Identification Program – due 4/19

Join Duke University Talent Identification’s Program administrative team.

 

Internal Business Strategy Internship at Station1 – due 4/20

Station1 is a nonprofit organization that is building a foundation for the university of the future – a scalable model of higher education based on inclusion and equity.

 

Educator at Camp Hawkeye – due 4/20

Work at Camp Hawkeye in New Hampshire, on community-building, teaching, diversity and inclusion.

 

Associate Director at Georgetown Learning Centers – due 4/20

 

Development Intern at Public Leadership Education Network – due 4/20

Directly support fundraising efforts at an organization with the sole focus of preparing college women for leadership in the public policy arena.

 

Social Entrepreneurship Associate at Middlebury College – due 4/20

Provide operational, administrative, and technical support to campus activities related to social entrepreneurship.

 

Innovation Associate at Georgetown University School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion – due 4/23

Join a fast-paced team implementing design thinking and entrepreneurial efforts to shape inclusion initiatives at the Georgetown University of School of Medicine.

Hot SOCIAL IMPACT Internships & Jobs in Handshake – Deadlines Week of 4/17-23

Social Impact –

Student Trainee Positions in Geology and Soil Conservation at USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service – due 4/17

Work at NRCS to promote conservation practices within agriculture.

 

Summer of Service Corpsmember at Mile High Youth Corps – due 4/17

Spend your summer in Colorado in a 13-week long-program working on conservation,  stewardship, and education projects.

 

Development Assistant at WYGC Foundation, Arizona Serve – due 4/18

WYGC Foundation provides mental health and substance abuse services to low income communities in Prescott, AZ and its surrounding areas.

Lake Champlain Education and Outreach Intern at New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission – due 4/18

New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission is seeking a creative intern to work in education and outreach upto 40 hours a week this summer

 

Several Summer Positions with Conservation Corps around the country – due 4/20

Idaho Conservations Corps

Minnesota & Iowa

 

Summer Business Development Intern at Metrus Energy – due 4/20

Assist Metrus’ Business Development team in originating, developing, and financing large-scale energy efficiency projects for Fortune 500 and major institutional customers.

 

Network Communications/Special Projects Intern at The Innocence Project – due 4/22

Work at The Innocence Network, which provides pro bono legal and investigative services to individuals seeking to prove innocence of crimes for which they have been convicted.

 

Latin America & the Caribbean Intern at PartnersGlobal – due 4/22

PartnersGlobal is an international NGO committed to building sustainable capacity to advance democratic institutions, civil society, and a culture of peaceful change and conflict management worldwide.

 

Community Organizer at The Direct Action & Research Training Center – due 4/22

DART is hiring full-time community organizers who will build relationships with faith leaders and community members from diverse backgrounds, train and develop their organizing skills, and deepen their participation in the work of their local organizations.

 

Communications Intern at American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts – due 4/23

The ACLU of Massachusetts is seeking a part-time summer communications intern to help maintain the affiliate’s website and produce online content.

Renewable Energy Internships & Jobs on Handshake…SO MANY!!!

From Middlebury alumni Bob Hinkle and Dylan Peters: Metrus Energy is a leader in energy efficiency (EE) financing for large retrofit and building upgrade projects at commercial, industrial, and institutional facility portfolios. They are looking to hire for a paid Summer Business Development intern for their headquarters in San Francisco, who will assist Metrus’ Business Development team in originating, developing, and financing large-scale energy efficiency projects for Fortune 500 and major institutional customers. Designed as a learning opportunity for students interested in renewable energy, energy efficiency, or cleantech finance, the Summer Business Development Intern will be exposed to ongoing training sessions with Metrus leadership on topics related to cleantech project finance and energy efficiency. While an ideal candidate will have some basic familiarity with current trends in utility markets and energy efficiency, the most important prerequisite for the Summer Business Development Internship is a demonstrated interest in exposure to work at the nexus of sustainability and financial services. Students from all academic backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

For more information and to apply before the 4/20/18 deadline on Handshake, click here:   https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/1495662

Speaking of energy efficiency…check out these other opportunities on Handshake in the growing clean energy sector. GET YOUR APPLICATION IN BEFORE THE DEADLINE TO INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF BEING NOTICED!:

Clean Energy Group – Summer Research Assistant

Clean Energy Group is a leading national, nonprofit advocacy organization working on innovative policy, technology and finance programs in the areas of clean energy and climate change. We promote effective clean energy policies, develop low-carbon technology innovation strategies, and work on new financial tools to advance clean energy markets. Our projects concentrate on climate and clean energy issues at the state, national, and international levels as we work with stakeholders from governments, and the private and nonprofit sectors. The Summer Research Assistant will carry out research, writing, data collection, and administrative tasks related to CESA’s programs. The Research Assistant will primarily conduct work on CESA’s solar projects, but occasionally will focus on other clean energy-related policy matters. Paid and in Montpelier, VT. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

Solar Energy Industries Association – Business Development Intern

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA®) is the driving force behind solar energy and is building a strong solar industry to power America through advocacy and education. As the national trade association in the U.S., we represent all organizations that promote, manufacture, install and support the development of solar energy. SEIA is looking for an intern to work on a variety of high-priority membership, business development, and outreach functions focused on growing the overall revenue of the association. Paid and in Washington, DC. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

Solar Energy Industries Association – Research Intern

SEIA is looking for a summer intern to work on a variety of high-priority research projects focused on the U.S. solar industry. Internship duties will include, but are not limited to: solar industry and energy policy research, data collection and analysis, construction of data visuals, and professional writing (that could include fact sheets, reports and/or web content). Paid and in Washington, DC. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE. Many more SEIA internships in Handshake….

Cleantech Open Northeast – Cleantech Open Start-up Intern, Summer 2018

Cleantech Open Northeast is the world’s largest and oldest clean tech startup accelerator. Our six month program teaches startups the skills needed to successfully complete their business development, and speeds along the process that all startups have to go through. The NYC Metro Area for the Cleantech Open Northeast is seeking unpaid Cleantech Open Start-up Interns (“CTO Start-up Interns”) to assist participating companies, called “Semifinalist Teams”, with the production of deliverables for this summer’s accelerator program. Each CTO Start-up Intern will have the opportunity to work closely with real cleantech startups, to gain experience in the cleantech industry and establish connections with professionals in the greater Northeast cleantech ecosystem. This is unpaid, but a unique opportunity to gain experience in the cleantech industry. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

Modern Energy Management – Summer Analyst

Modern Energy is an energy asset management firm that invests in businesses that bring emerging energy technologies to market and the energy resources those businesses produce. From energy efficiency in the United States to solar projects in Brazil to virtual power plants in the United Kingdom, Modern supports leaders in the transition to a digital energy ecosystem.  When you join Modern Energy as a Summer Analyst, you are joining a private equity firm that will challenge you and invest in your professional development. In this role, you will work with Modern Energy the fund manager as well as its portfolio companies that are working to drive the transition to affordable, reliable, sustainable energy. This is a paid position in Durham, NC. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

City of Cambridge, MA – Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Internship

Cambridge Energy Alliance (CEA) was created in 2007 to help Cambridge residents and businesses identify and pursue energy efficiency and clean energy opportunities. Through outreach and education CEA helps facilitate energy efficiency improvements and assist in renewable energy adoption by coordinating with energy assessment providers, construction experts, financial institutions, and renewable energy providers. The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Intern will assist in CEA’s efforts to reduce energy demand and drive commercial and residential renewable energy adoption in the City of Cambridge, increase awareness of CEA’s programs by overseeing the development and dissemination of outreach materials, and by coordinating and executing outreach across the City. This is a paid internship located in Cambridge, MA. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

3Degrees, Inc. – Renewable Energy Outreach Associate – Portland, Maine

3Degrees is a certified B Corporation with the mission to connect people with cleaner energy on a massive scale — in part by providing renewable energy opportunities to residential and commercial utility customers. They are looking for outgoing, passionate and enthusiastic outreach associates to drive their community education and activation efforts through person-to-person tactics like [door to door canvassing, and event tabling]. You will be a stellar verbal communicator with infectious enthusiasm who shares their vision for a sustainable world. You will increase awareness and participation in the Maine Green Power program by approaching customers, delivering pitches, and discussing program benefits. This is a paid position in Portland, ME. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

CEA Recruiting – Coordinator, Clean Energy Access (Full-time Job)

California Environmental Associates (CEA) Recruiting is assisting CLASP with this search. CLASP’s mission is to improve the energy and environmental performance of the appliances & equipment we use every day, accelerating our transition to a more sustainable world. CLASP is seeking experienced and motivated professionals with an interest and/or background in energy access, international development, policy, and/or engineering to help us execute our portfolio of clean energy access initiatives. Central among these is an ambitious new research and innovation program known as Low-Energy Inclusive Appliances (LEIA), which focuses on accelerating off- and weak-grid markets for highly efficient appliances. LEIA is funded by the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development and will support a suite of high-impact market development, technical, policy, research, and innovation interventions.This position is full-time and based in the organization’s Washington, D.C. office. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

LA Solar Group – Solar Energy Consultant (Full-time Job)

LA Solar Group is one of the fastest growing solar companies in the country, but we pride ourselves in the quality of our equipment, design, installation, and service. We have highly-trained specialized staff that is the best at each step of the solar design and installation process. This is a paid job and located in Van Nuys, CA. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

CED Greentech – New England – Solar Sales and Management Training Program

CED Greentech is our solar-focused group within the CED organization. In order to support our current growth plan, we need talented people to join our organization in our Solar Training Program.We offer full training to successful candidates.  You bring the talent and energy, and we provide the resources and guidance.  The program is focused and demanding, and is customized for each candidate based on past experience. CED Greentech has 33 locations in the US and is a paid position. More information and to apply on Handshake, click HERE.

There are TONS more opportunities. Check out Handshake and use some relevant keyword searches: Solar, energy, cleantech, wind, etc…Lots to be found there!!

Be a Part of Middlebury’s Energy Future: Apply to Summer Environmental Internships

The Office of Sustainability Integration here at Middlebury  is hiring four students to work in the Sustainability Solutions Lab as Research Assistants in the two subject areas described below.  Here are the links to the positions in their office this summer, if anyone seems interested!

SSL: Waste & Transportation Research Assistant

https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/17095

SSL Energy & Carbon Research Assistant

https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/17057

These are great positions to gain real world experiences in developing a plan for Middlebury’s energy future and moving toward 100% renewable and responsible energy. “Be the change you want to see in the world!”

Hot SOCIAL IMPACT Handshake Opportunity Deadlines Week of April 9

Social Impact –

 

Educational Services Intern at DOROT, Inc. – due 4/10

Work at a nonprofit dedicated to alleviating social isolation and providing concrete services to older adults.

 

Culinary and Hospitality Internship at The Highland Center – due 4/12

Work in Culinary Arts, Events, Marketing, and Hospitality in Monterey, VA.

 

Investigator – Summer 2018 Intern at Still She Rises, Tulsa – due 4/13

Still She Rises is a new community-based defender office that seeks to address the epidemic of criminalization and incarceration of women in Tulsa.

 

Litigation Assistant at Earthjustice – due 4/13

Work at the nation’s premier nonprofit environmental law organization.

 

People’s Operation Internship at Community Solutions – due 4/13

Community Solutions is a nonprofit based in New York City that works to end homelessness and the conditions that create it.

 

Zoological Internships at Loveland Living Planet Aquarium – due 4/13

Work in Draper, Utah to inspire people to explore, discover, and learn about Earth’s diverse ecosystems.

 

US Commercial Service Internship at International Trade Administration – due 4/13

Work at the premier federal agency that helps companies to achieve exporting success.

 

Conservation Education Intern at Essex County Soil and Water Conservation District – due 4/14

Apply for this summer internship opportunity involving conservation education in Westport, New York!

 

Positions around the world at the Foundation for Sustainable Development – due 4/14

Apply to development internships in Kenya, Bolivia, Argentina, India, or Nicaragua!

 

Multiple positions at Mass Audobon – due 4/15

Work for a nationally recognized environmental education and conservation nonprofit.

 

Start Up Intern at Cleantech Open Northeast – due 4/15

Spend your summer at the world’s largest and oldest clean tech startup accelerator.

 

Outdoor Adventure Counselor at C5 Youth Foundation of Southern California – due 4/15

Spend your summer working with high-potential, socioeconomically disadvantaged youth from under-resourced areas of Los Angeles at Camp Paintrock in Wyoming.

 

Summer Literacy Instructor/Facilitator at Princeton-Blairstown Center – due 4/16

Work to implement the Princeton-Blairstown Center’s adventure-based experiential and environmental education curriculum.

 

Forestry Technician at Great Basin Institute – due 4/16

The Great Basin Institute in Quincy, California is seeking 3-6 Forestry Technicians to work cooperatively with USFS and GBI staff to perform vegetation management and restoration projects within forest/woodland areas.