Parks & Trails Summer Intern

internship - part time, paid

Parks & Trails New York
Albany, NY
Closed
Posted 63 Days ago
Parks & Trails New York
Albany, NY
internship - part time, paid
Posted 63 Days ago
Closed

Description

Jobs Search Internship Parks & Trails Summer Internship Posted by Parks & Trails New York | Albany, NY Parks & Trails New York ------------ New | Published 5 hours ago ------------ Start Date June 24, 2019 End Date August 23, 2019 Application Deadline June 21, 2019 Wage $12/hour Hours Per Week 20 hours / week ------------ See all listings from this organization About this organization Parks & Trails New Yorks summer internship program offers an opportunity for undergraduates and graduate students to work in Albany with the Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) staff to shape policies, organize grassroots constituents and provide stewardship for parks, trails, and other outdoor recreational facilities. The program provides interns with valuable insight and first-hand experience in the environmental field. Specific Responsibilities: Assist with a variety of program, research, communications, and outreach tasks related to protecting, promoting and enhancing New Yorks parks and trails. Projects include: * Stewardship assist with PTNYs programs to enhance statewide stewardship of park system and trail network * Events assist with organizing and promoting summer events, including annual Cycle the Erie Canal Bike Tour * Communications assist with print and e-publications, website content and production, social media, and other outreach. * Advocacy & Research assist with PTNY's advocacy efforts for parks and trails funding, bike and pedestrian projects, and other park- and trail-related issues Qualifications/Skills: Well organized, excellent oral and written communications skills, multi-tasker, strategic thinker, experience with Microsoft Office and web-based tools. Demonstrated interest/experience in environmental, conservation, parks, trails, and/or bicycle/pedestrian issues. Hours: Part-time, approximately 20 hours/week, beginning in June and running through August with the possibility of continuing in the fall. Hours are flexible in terms of days and times but must be within regular work week hours (M-F, 8-5). Work Environment: Friendly and hard-working staff. Casual atmosphere. Parks & Trails New Yorks summer internship program offers an opportunity for undergraduates and graduate students to work in Albany with the Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) staff to shape policies, organize grassroots Read more about this internship Details at a glance * On-site Location * Paid How To Apply careers@ptny.org https://www.ptny.org/about-us/career-opportunities Include resume and cover letter. Include resume and cover letter. Location 29 Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207

Skills

research, social media, microsoft office, event management, organization, advocacy, publications, written communication, flexibility, conservation, parks, grassroots development, graduate students, climate change, sustainable development

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