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Paid Internships

The CCC environmental sustainability internships are great resume builders and applicable to all majors at CCC. With increasing emphasis on environmental responsibility in day-to-day life and business, the environmental sustainability internships will provide you with many skills necessary for your degree, career, and life goals.
  • A great paid opportunity to advance your resume (for any major), personally and professionally grow, and gain work experience. These positions will report to CCC’s Environmental Sustainability Manager. Paid responsibilities are detailed under each position listed below. Click the position title to expand the information for that position.  Positions are open until filled.

    To apply, please contact Olivia Whittaker at  oliviawhittaker@cccneb.edu with a professional resume and paragraph explaining your interest.

  • Description

    A Communications Intern is needed to enhance the Environmental Sustainability’s digital presence and promote campus sustainability efforts. Responsibilities include developing emails to students, working with the college’s Public Relations office to maintain the Environmental Sustainability office’s websites, and maintaining the Environmental Sustainability office’s Facebook and Twitter pages. The intern will also help the Environmental Sustainability office with general outreach at campus events and perform other duties as assigned.

    Time Requirement & Location

    The Communications Intern will work 10-28 hours per week starting in July/August on the Columbus campus. Applicants must be available to work a minimum of 2 consecutive semesters (8 months). Intern positions end after one year; after one year, intern must reapply to any open positions if interested in completing another internship.

    Pay

    $11 per hour

    Qualifications

    The Communications Intern must have strong written and verbal skills with attention to detail, organization and follow-through and able to summarize complex topics into succinct articles/emails. Knowledge of Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms preferred.

    e-badge

    Interns in the Environmental Sustainability office have the opportunity to fulfill all eight proficiencies of the e-Badge in Leadership in Environmental Stewardship: Communication & Education. An e-badge is an award that learners can share with potential employers, on their resume and with their social media networks.  Earned e-badges also appear on your co-curricular transcript at CCC.  e-Badge earners will learn knowledge and skills in environmental stewardship, for their field of study or personal application.

    Description

    Work study positions are available at most campuses for the Environmental Sustainability Office. Please talk with your campus Financial Aid department for a list of availabilities. Work studies will support the daily operations of CCC’s Environmental Sustainability Office, and help to research, develop, organize, manage, communicate or implement various environmental sustainability projects at CCC. Possible tasks include coordinating environmental sustainability events with various departments, presenting environmental sustainability topics to tour groups and classes, or data reporting.

    Time Requirement & Location

    Both are dependent upon the availability of work-study funds, but work studies can expect to work 5-15 hours per week during the academic year.

    Pay

    $9 per hour

    Qualifications

    Work studies must be a current work-study eligible CCC student. Work studies must also be reliable and punctual, polite and professional at work, and committed to CCC’s environmental sustainability goals and learning about environmental sustainability.

    e-badge

    Interns in the Environmental Sustainability office have the opportunity to fulfill all eight proficiencies of the e-Badge in Leadership in Environmental Stewardship: Communication & Education. An e-badge is an award that learners can share with potential employers, on their resume and with their social media networks.  Earned e-badges also appear on your co-curricular transcript at CCC.  e-Badge earners will learn knowledge and skills in environmental stewardship, for their field of study or personal application.