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Communications/Event Intern

Supervisor:   Tori Baron

Time Commitment: 10 hours minimum per week

Schedule: 10-12 weeks, spring

Location: Columbus, Ohio


  • Help with information gathering about the OEC’s past 50 years. This includes interviewing past board and staff members as well as community partners.
  • Assist in drafting a weekly paragraph for OEC’s weekly email newsletter about the history of the organization.
  • Aid in planning and implementation of events celebrating the OEC’s 50th anniversary


  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated and flexible 
  • Strong editing and proofreading skills are highly desirable
  • Strong Proficiency in Microsoft Office

About the OEC

The Ohio Environmental Council is the state’s most comprehensive, effective and respected environmental advocate for a healthier, more sustainable Ohio. Our experts work daily to restore, protect, and strengthen the quality of life for families and communities — from the air we breathe and the water we drink to the food we eat and natural resources we enjoy. Find out more at

The OEC is committed to inclusion and diversity. We seek to hire staff that reflects the diverse communities and perspectives that comprise Ohio. Qualified candidates of all backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply.

The OEC prohibits discrimination of employment, promotion, compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on the basis of gender, disability, race, age, national origin, color, creed, sexual orientation, sex (including marital and parental status), gender identity and expression, religion, economic status, ethnic identity, veteran’s status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter to with the subject of “Communications/Events Internship application.”