ACE Job Openings

ACE provides equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation or gender identity, disability, sex or age, or other status protected by law.

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. To apply, email a cover letter and resume to ACE or mail to Elenor Hodges, Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment, 3308 S. Stafford Street Arlington, VA  22206.


POSITIONS


Summer Outreach Internships

We are seeking two to three summer interns to assist with outreach to elementary students participating in summer camps during the afternoons from July  11 through August 12. The summer interns will deliver environmental education programs. Hours are flexible but intern must commit to a minimum of five hours per week. A small stipend is available to offset transportation costs.

You will …

  • Coordinate logistics for school presentations, communicating with summer camp contacts.
  • Deliver presentations to school and youth groups.
  • Summarize accomplishments for reports to funders.

We’re looking for someone with …

  • Excellent public speaking skills.
  • Strong organizational abilities.
  • Experience working with kids.

Bonus points for …

  • Spanish language proficiency.
  • Background or interest in environmental issues.

 Senior Experience Project: School Outreach Positions

Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment (ACE) is seeking students interested in completing their high school senior experience project working for a community nonprofit with an internship focusing on environmental education. Students will deliver the Energy Carnival program, a classroom activity designed for elementary students with a focus on energy and our role in energy conservation in the home. This position offers a great opportunity to work with young students and engage them in a fun program while learning about energy and the importance of reducing our consumption in order to reduce greenhouse gases. In addition to doing outreach, students will work one to two days a week removing invasive species in our parks. Students will be working in a team with other high school students. There are a total of seven positions available.

You will …

  • Publicize program availability to teachers and extended day staff.
  • Confirm requests for presentations with all schools and finalize outreach calendar.
  • Prepare and organize supplies for presentations.
  • Assist with invasive species removal in local parks.
  • Deliver presentations to elementary audiences.
  • Compile evaluation results.
  • Document program accomplishments.

Internship Period: This position is 30 hours per week and lasts three weeks. There is flexibility in completing this project between May 18 and June 15, 2016.

About you …

  • Interest in environmental issues
  • Strong organization skills
  • Experience working with kids
  • Ability to conduct multiple tasks
  • Ability to work outside

Bonus points for …

  • Excellent public speaking experience
  • Spanish-language fluency

ACE provides equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation or gender identity, disability, sex or age, or other status protected by law.

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. To apply, email a cover letter and resume to ACE or mail to Elenor Hodges, Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment, 3308 S. Stafford Street Arlington, VA  22206.