MJ Eckhouse, Communications Assistant, March 2, 2020
*** Please note that hiring for this position will be delayed and potentially suspended due to the constantly changing circumstances surrounding the COVID19 outbreak. Applicants will be contacted as decisions are made.
Supervisor: Trish Demeter, Advocate
Time Commitment: 15 hours minimum per week
Schedule: flexible over 10-12 weeks, Summer 2020
Location: Columbus, Ohio
The Ohio Environmental Council (OEC) Action Fund is looking for an intern to join our government affairs team. The intern will have opportunities to be part of the broader nonprofit organization, attend staff and policy meetings, and develop research and writing skills.
This internship is a volunteer, unpaid position. Applicants are encouraged to seek funding from a sponsoring organization such as a university. Staff will work with you during the application process to provide you with any necessary documentation to assist you with acquiring funding.
About the OEC Action Fund
The Ohio Environmental Council Action Fund 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 www.theOECactionfund.org.
The OEC Action Fund 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 firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject of “Government Affairs Internship Application.” This application will close on March 27, 2020.