Jobs and Internships

**CLEAN AIR COUNCIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. THE COUNCIL STRONGLY ENCOURAGES PEOPLE OF COLOR, WOMEN, LGBT INDIVIDUALS, AND THOSE WITH DISABILITIES TO APPLY.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES 

Clean Air Council Attorney

Job Type: Attorney
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Schedule: Full-time Attorney
Practice Areas: Environmental / energy / land use
Application deadline: Posted April 18, 2016. Applications will be accepted until position filled.
 
Description: The Council is seeking a full-time attorney. The selected attorney is expected to work on regulatory affairs, policy, and litigation as needed.
 
The attorney will work closely with the Council's outreach staff to review a wide array of factual scenarios and develop advocacy or litigation strategies; draft comments for submission to regulatory agencies in response to policy and permit proposals; draft legal filings for new and existing litigation as necessary; develop and implement policy positions and strategies; provide legal advice to Council staff; partner with outreach staff to develop educational materials.

Please see the document at the bottom of this page "Clean Air Council Attorney" for more information about how to apply for this position. 

 

Membership Coordinator

Job Type: Membership Coordinator
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Schedule: Entry Level - Full-time
Application deadline: Posted via Idealist March 31, 2016. Applications will be accepted until position filled.
 
Description: The Membership Coordinator's primary responsibility is to oversee non-cavass individual giving to the Council. The Membership Coordinator will also assist in communications with Council members, activists, supporters, and general public.
 
The Membership Coordinator will be responsible for but not limited to: developing donor retension plans that increases size and sources of individual donations; creating consistent and effective mass-messaging campaigns; analyzing and evaluating campaigns; organizing annual Member Nights and other membership events; maintain and grow relationship with existing and new members; maintaining SalesForce CRM and SalsaLabs databases; and assisting in website, social media content publications, newsletters, etc.
 
Please see the document at the bottom of this page "Membership Coordinator" for more information about this position. 
 
 
 
Southwest PA Organizer 
 
Job Type: Organizer / Outreach Coordinator
Location: Southwestern Pennsylvania
Schedule: Part-time / Full-time
Application deadline: Post will be closed when filled. Anticipated start date is early 2016.

Description: The Council seeks to hire an organizer to raise awareness about air quality and public health issues in southwest Pennsylvania. The organizer will be mainly responsible for raising the profile of the air pollution and health impacts of shale gas infrastructure at the local and state level and mobilizing public support for strong air pollution leak standards for the gas industry. The outreach coordinator will report directly to the Community Outreach Director. Supervision and guidance will be provided, but the organizer should be self-motivated.

Please see the document titled "CAC Southwest PA Organizer Position" at the bottom of this page for more information about this position.

 

 
Pipeline Canvasser

Job Type: Canvasser

Location: Delaware or Chester County, PA
Schedule: Part-time (15-20 hours per week) for approx. 6 months, with potential to extend contract
Application deadline: Post will be closed with position filled. Posted December 2, 2015.

A strong preference will be given for residents of Delaware and Chester County (areas near the pipeline expansion).

Description: The canvasser will be responsible for educating communities in Delaware and Chester Counties about a proposed expansion of a natural gas pipeline project. The canvasser will provide information about pipeline impacts and about opportunities to participate in decisions about the pipeline. The canvasser will report directly to the Community Outreach Director. 

Please see the document titled "Clean Air Council Pipeline Canvasser Position" at the bottom of this page for more information about this position.

 

 

Protect our Children Organizer

Location: Penn/Trafford Township, Westmoreland/Allegheny Counties, PA Schedule: Full time or part-time (20 hours/week) for approximately 1 year, with the potential to extend the contract Application deadline: Post will be closed when filled.

Clean Air Council strongly encourages people of color, women, LGBT individuals, and those with disabilities to apply. A strong preference will be given for residents of Penn and Trafford Townships.

Description

The organizer will report directly to the Community Outreach Director, and will be evaluated by a subset of the Protect our Children Steering Committee.

Responsibilities

● Educate parents and school officials about the health impacts of natural gas infrastructure through presentations and educational materials.

● Organize skills trainings for parent leaders on topics of traditional media and social media.

● Engage residents in planning campaigns and influencing the outcomes of proposed gas infrastructure projects in their neighborhood.

 

 

INTERNSHIP AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Legal Internships

For legal internships please submit a resume and cover letter to Joseph Otis Minott, Esq., Executive Director and Chief Counsel at joe_minott@cleanair(dot)org (please copy Aaron Jacobs-Smith, Esq., asj@cleanair(dot)org) with Subject: "Legal Internship_Lastname." Please submit all documents as PDF file(s) formatted: "Lastname_Firstname_Filename" (e.g. Smith_Jon_Resume).

 

Environmental and Public Health Internships

For environmental or public health internships please a submit resume and cover letter to John Lee, MPH, Community and Environmental Health Director at jlee@cleanair(dot)org with Subject: "Enviro/Public Health Internship_Lastname." Please submit all documents as PDF files(s) formatted: "Lastname_Firstname_Filename" (e.g. Smith_Jon_Coverletter).

 

General Interships and Volunteering

For general internships and volunteering opportunities please submit your inquiries to John Lee, MPH at jlee@cleanair(dot)org indicating the purpose of the internship/volunteering and your areas of interest.

 

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CAC Pipeline Canvasser.pdf306.95 KB
CAC Southwest PA Organizer.pdf307.7 KB
CAC Protect our Children Organizer.pdf267.35 KB
CAC Membership Coordinator.pdf89.34 KB
CAC Attorney Position 2016.pdf86.3 KB

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