CO2 Coalition Internship Program

CO2 Coalition- Paid Summer Science/Operations Intern (Virtual Office)

The CO2 Coalition is seeking an Operations/Science Intern to assist with day-to-day activities, multi-media projects, research and high-profile projects. The Coalition is a non-profit organization which promotes rational analysis of climate science and energy economics.  The Operations Intern will work closely with Coalition staff, leaders, and members who include well-known scientists, engineers, and economists.  Anyone eager to make a career in the climate science and environmental field is invited to apply; candidates with an interest in the sciences or economics will find this an ideal opportunity for growth.

This intensive program will allow you to gain professional experience in a real working environment, further your knowledge of the climate and energy policy, and sharpen your skills for future success. This one-of-a-kind position will prepare you for your future career through a guided mentorship experience. This position will be fully remote. The weekly time commitment will be 30 – 35 hours a week for the duration of the 12-week program.

Learn more about the CO2 Coalition here.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting in building the Coalition’s online presence
  • Scientific research
  • Guided writing and editing
  • Training in paid and earned media procedures
  • Special Projects as directed by leadership

The Ideal candidate will have:

  • Pursuing a degree in a field of science applicable to studying climate change and its effects (Geology/Ecology/Env. Science/Biology/Climatology etc)
  • An alignment with and passion for the Coalition’s mission and work
  • Experience with various social media platforms
  • An aptitude for building and maintaining relationships and partnerships
  • A working knowledge of various climate and energy topics
  • Have a desire to learn new and varied skills

Compensation:

  • $1200 monthly
  • A letter of recommendation signed by the Executive Director of the CO2 Coalition at the successful completion of the program
  • Priority hiring status as the Coalition continues to expand

How to Apply:

Candidates can apply by sending a cover letter and resume to info@co2coalition.org