INTERN: Business Sustainability Team Volunteer Intern
|Opportunity Type:||Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity|
|Category:||Human Services and Public Health|
|Time Commitment or Project Date:||6-10 hours per week, 4-12 months, minimum age 18|
Boulder, CO 80304
Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) is dedicated to providing businesses in Boulder County with the technical assistance and resources necessary to implement sustainability projects and reduce the negative impacts of their operations on the environment. PACE focuses on energy efficiency, transportation mobility, waste reduction, water quality, and conservation.
|Duties and Responsibilities:||
As a program of Boulder County Public Health (BCPH), the volunteer will be assisting with support, research and development for the Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) Program and make recommendations for possible improvements or modifications. This position will assist sustainability advisors with specific research pertaining to projects identified during business assessments. In addition, the position will assist businesses with projects identified during business assessments, ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, City of Boulder Universal Zero Waste Ordinance and using Salesforce for project work. Opportunities to shadow other programs in BCPH’s Environmental Health Division will also be available based on the volunteer’s ability to complete assigned projects.
Duties and Responsibilities:
|Qualifications and Requirements:||
Education: College or university-level study with coursework focusing on environmental health, sustainability, communications, marketing, or similar field of study that requires credit toward an internship.
Experience: Relevant experience in research, report writing, and presentation.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
|Training Dates and Information:||
Training for this volunteer position will be provided by PACE team members. Training will be approximately 10 hours of orientation to begin, with ongoing training throughout the volunteer term. The PACE program supervisor will provide a checklist for training tasks to complete. At the end of the volunteer term, the volunteer will be required to present a review of their learning experience to PACE team on any suggestions they may have for the PACE Program.
Supervision: Volunteer will report to the PACE program supervisor.
BCPH Volunteer/Intern Services Program 3450 Broadway