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Climate Fellow, The Boston Harbor Association (Boston, MA)

We currently seek a student as a GIS support/technician to join us for the fall semester to work on our coastal flood prevention and climate preparedness work. Job Description: Provide spatial data support to various climate preparedness projects, including some or all of the following tasks: . Customize flood maps for specific Boston neighborhoods.  

Email for more information.

Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability Internship, National Outdoor Leadership School

The environmental stewardship and sustainability intern will assist the department director, the environmental stewardship coordinator, and the environmental sustainability coordinator with a variety of tasks related to sustainability initiatives at NOLS, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping, community outreach, public policy, and curriculum development.

Application Deadline: October 23, 2015
Apply Online

Sustainability Planning Internship, City of Cambridge, MA

The Cambridge Community Development Department is seeking an Intern to provide data research and GIS support. The intern will primarily work on collecting, cleaning, and mapping data for tasks related to the City’s certification through the STAR Community Rating System, a sustainability inventory program.  Learn more.

Mapping and GIS Intern, Ecologic, Cambridge (MA)

EcoLogic seeks an intern for the fall semester whose main task will be to produce high quality maps for each of EcoLogic’s local project sites / Landscapes, all of which are located in Mexico and Central America.  Learn more.

Environmental GIS Intern (Arlington, MA)

Spring Internship with MyRWA!

The Mystic River Watershed Association (MyRWA) seeks a GIS Intern to assist in a project investigating relationships between water quality data from stormwater systems and features of stormwater infrastructure, land use, population, and other variables.  The GIS intern may be asked to assist in other data projects, if appropriate.

The GIS Intern will develop, edit, verify, and analyze spatial data related to drainage basins, municipal stormwater infrastructure, and water quality within the Mystic River Watershed.  Experience with ArcGIS software and fluency with Excel are required.

Interns will learn about efforts that a watershed association undertakes to advocate for water quality improvements. The intern must be able to work independently and as a team. This is a part-time position that requires a commitment of two to three days a week during the Monday through Friday work week. Position begins in January and concludes mid-April – exact dates can be flexible depending on the candidate.

An interest in science, the environment and advocacy is encouraged.
This is an unpaid position.

 Since 1972, MyRWA has played a unique role in the whole of the watershed by its science, advocacy, and outreach efforts. The Mystic River Watershed Association is based in Arlington, MA and is accessible via several bus routes. The Mystic River Watershed Association is an equal opportunity employer.

If interested, please send your resume to No phone calls please.

Deadline for application: January 4, 2015.

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