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The North Dakota Clean Cities Coalition, coordinated by the American Lung Association in Minnesota, is seeking an intern for a paid position working remotely for a 15-week period from approximately September 16, 2021 – December 23, 2021 to be hosted by the St. Paul office. Argonne National Laboratory offers internships through the Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program to support local Clean Cities Coalitions.

Position Description:

This part-time paid position will require the student to work either remotely, in-person, or a hybrid schedule. Proof of vaccination is required for employment. The student will work to educate and engage users of alternative fuel vehicles (E85, biodiesel, electric, natural gas and others) through data analysis, virtual events, communications, Environmental Justice initiatives and other forms of outreach. Project workplan will depend on student experience and strengths.

Under supervision the intern will:

  • Assist staff with support of virtual events during the 15- week period including alternative fuel workshops and trainings, idle reduction outreach and station education.
  • Manage and collect data for the Justice40 Initiative.
  • Develop newsletter articles and help manage social media content.
  • Assess alternative fuel corridor gaps in North Dakota.
  • Complete activity reports and other paperwork as required

Qualifications:

Preference given to candidates with:

  • Ability to work remotely
  • Must be undergraduate in Junior or Senior year or graduate student
  • Background in natural or social sciences including environmental, marketing/graphic design, public relations, health education
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and remain flexible with work activities and schedule
  • Competent in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends

Compensation:

  • Part-time position (15-20 hours per week)
  • Pay rate: based on undergrad or graduate level
  • Position is grant funded and is dependent upon availability of funds

Application Procedure:

Cover letter must address related jobs, responsibilities and relevant experience.

Please send cover letter & resume to: Carlie Koberstine at Carlie.Koberstine@lung.org or 651-337-5096.

Deadline to apply: September 2, 2021

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