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Internship, Congress for the New Urbanism (Boston)

CNU New England (CNUNE) is one of 15 regional Chapters of the national advocacy organization known as the Congress for the New Urbanism.

2 positions are available:

–CNUNE is seeking an energetic and motivated individual to help the Executive Committee fundraise an additional $15,000 for its annual operating budget. This is a tremendous opportunity to develop leadership and management skills, to learn about the non-profit sector and urban planning industry, to champion a worthwhile cause, and to connect with passionate and talented people from across disciplines! To apply for this position, please submit a resume and a statement of your interest in the position to Robin Bergstrom at bergstrom.robin@gmail.com . Please submit all information electronically. 15-20 hours per week.

–The Programming Intern would assist the Executive Committee in developing and implementing an event series for 2013-2014, managing (a) event logistics, and (b) event marketing, including development of graphic materials and collateral. The Intern would also assist the Executive Committee with (c) managing the Chapter’s online presence and social media accounts and (d) general administrative support for the Executive Committee where needed. To apply for this position, please submit a resume and a statement of your interest in the position to Robin Bergstrom at bergstrom.robin@gmail.com . Please submit all information electronically.

Ruby on Rails Developer (Cambridge, MA)

Deadline: June 28, 2013

Ruby on Rails Developer, Sustainable Endowments Institute

The Billion Dollar Green Challenge, which helps colleges and universities invest in energy efficiency and resource efficiency projects on campus,has been creating a web tool called the Green Revolving Investment Tracking System (GRITS) over the past year and now has a working beta version of the tool. You can read more about GRITS here and see a video demo. The purpose of GRITS is to help colleges and other institutions manage and track their energy, financial, and carbon savings from energy efficiency projects. We are looking to add a developer that is skilled in Ruby on  Rails to work with the existing beta version to build out a final platform that can be used by early September.

Learn more/apply.

Wildlife Program Coordinator (Lincoln, MA)

Description:

The Wildlife Program Coordinator provides leadership, expertise, and commitment to developing and presenting high quality wildlife programming and exhibits. S/he manages wildlife care staff and oversees animal care, participates in day-to-day animal care, is responsible for wildlife acquisitions and dispositions, manages and ensures compliance with regulations, as well as the proper and professional execution of all wildlife programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the veterinary care and health of all captive wildlife at Drumlin Farm.
  • Serves as the key liaison between the wildlife care and education functions.
  • Designs and oversees animal handling orientations for teaching staff.
  • Manages the animal collection strategy and acquisition, coordination of animal enrichment, training of animals for program use, as well as long-range planning and evaluation of wildlife programming.
  • Oversees the design and development of all wildlife collection displays, exhibits, and program materials.
  • Plays a key role in the ongoing assessment of the structure and operations of the Wildlife Care Department to ensure that the operations of the wildlife area reflect a broad and integrated vision for the Education Department.

 

Qualifications: B.S. in Environmental Science, Wildlife Management or related field plus 3 to 5 years of experience working with and/or caring for wildlife. A background in environmental education and at least 3 years of supervisory experience. Strong computer, organizational and communication skills with the ability to work independently, as well as be an active team member. Ability to work some weekend days. Requires First Aid and CPR certification upon hire, as well as successful completion of a CORI and SORI screening. Valid MA driverŒs license, ability to lift 50 pounds and traverse uneven terrain.

Compensation and Benefits: Full benefits package.

To inquire about this position:
Send a cover letter and resume to:
Robin Stuart
Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary
208 S Great Rd
Lincoln, MA 01773
rstuart@massaudubon.org
781-259-2217