The Minnesota Clean Cities Coalition, coordinated by the American Lung Association in Minnesota, is seeking an intern for a paid position working remotely or in-person for a 14-week period from approximately January 17, 2022 – April 22, 2022 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/in-person events, communications, 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 and/or in-person events during the period including alternative fuel workshops and trainings, electric vehicle outreach and station education.
  • Manage and collect data for report on electric vehicle adoption
  • Develop newsletter articles and help manage social media content.
  • Analyze survey data from events
  • Complete activity reports and other paperwork as required

Qualifications:

Preference given to candidates with:

  • Ability to work remotely or in-person
  • 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: Lisa Thurstin at 651-223-9568 or lisa.thurstin@lung.org