Fall Internship

Green Energy Consumers Alliance (GECA), a nonprofit that enables everyday people to make green-energy choices is seeking an intern for a 13-week internship this fall.

Responsibilities: Provide customer service to members and prospective members; help plan events, and represent GECA at events; work on a team to design promotional materials and graphics; recruit new dealerships to join GECA’s discount electric vehicle program; draft communications for members and participants.

Qualifications: Permanent residency in Rhode Island or attending a Rhode Island college or university; graduation year of 2019, 2020, or 2021; valid driver’s license; ability to work occasional nights and weekends; experience in customer service, outreach, and/or sales; familiarity with electric vehicles and renewable energy; experience with event planning, graphic design, and/or video editing.

Compensation: $17/hour.

To apply: Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply by sending resumé and cover letter to jobs@greenenergyconsumers.org with subject line: “RI Fall intern.”

Climate and Energy Program Manager

The Rhode Island chapter of The Nature Conservancy is looking to hire a full-time climate and energy program manager to identify strategies and develop advocacy campaigns to advance and lead efforts in support of Rhode Island’s climate and energy policy priorities.

Responsibilities: Assist in the development and execution of strategies to broaden support in Rhode Island for action on TNC’s climate and energy priorities; work to advance large-scale collaboration on New England, multi-state, and nationwide climate and energy initiatives; coordinate and share information and strategy on legislative, regulatory, and administrative developments in different states and coordinate action on policy opportunities.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in conservation-related field, environment policy, political science, or other relevant field and 3 years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience; analytical and project management experience; familiarity with climate and energy policy issues.

To apply: Click here. The deadline is Sept. 1. This is a new position.