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Clean Water Action and Clean Water Fund are national organizations dedicated to promoting clean, safe, and affordable water, as well as protecting the environment, health, and economic well-being. Clean Water Action focuses on preventing pollution, creating environmentally safe jobs, and empowering individuals to participate in democracy. Clean Water Fund organizes grassroots coalitions and campaigns to safeguard various aspects of life, including the environment, health, and economic prosperity.

Are you passionate about environmental advocacy and eager to make a meaningful impact? Clean Water Action is seeking a dynamic Elections Intern to join our team in Boston for the Summer of 2024. This is an incredible opportunity to support our campaigns aimed at electing pro-environment candidates across Massachusetts. As an Elections Intern, you'll craft compelling content, conduct research on candidates, engage with campaign staff, and immerse yourself in grassroots activism. Join us in our mission to protect our planet and communities! Top of Form

Are you passionate about environmental advocacy and eager to make a meaningful impact? Clean Water Action is seeking a dynamic Elections Intern to join our team in Boston for the Summer of 2024. This is an incredible opportunity to support our campaigns aimed at electing pro-environment candidates across Massachusetts. As an Elections Intern, you'll craft compelling content, conduct research on candidates, engage with campaign staff, and immerse yourself in grassroots activism. Join us in our mission to protect our planet and communities! 

Responsibilities

  • Writing content for website articles, blog posts, email communications, etc.
  • Researching and compiling information about candidates.
  • Communicating with campaign staff of candidates to obtain information about the candidate’s position on environmental issues.
  • Helping to organize meetings of Clean Water Action’s elections committee.
  • Researching and compiling about campaigns, ballot questions, legislator voting records, candidates’ alignment and looking up information on races and districts.
  • Administrative tasks as may be assigned such as data entry.
Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Passion for protecting human health and the environment.
  • Strong interest in elections work.
  • Solid computer skills (competent in working with Word, Excel, Internet, etc.);
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Well organized
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Strong writing skills is a plus.
  • Familiarity with campaign organizing in a variety of racial and socio-economic communities, and/or communications is highly desired. 
States/Regions
Massachusetts
Type of Position
Non-Manager
Job Type
Internship
Salary
A minimum of 10 hours per week commitment for 12 weeks. The successful intern will receive a stipend at a rate of $18/hr.
How to Apply

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Internal candidates should speak with their supervisor first before submitting an application. 
 

Clean Water Action and Clean Water Fund have implemented a policy mandating COVID-19 vaccinations for all individuals working within our offices, as well as for those working remotely. As a condition of employment, all employees, regardless of their work location, are required to be vaccinated, or they must provide proof of a valid exemption. Applicants applying for positions at our organization will also be required to present proof of vaccination status during the application process, whether they will be working in the office or remotely. This policy is in place to ensure the health and safety of our entire workforce and the communities we serve.

 Clean Water Action and Clean Water Fund value a diverse workplace. People of color and those from economically disadvantaged communities are particularly encouraged to apply. Clean Water Action is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Encouraging applications from diverse backgrounds: We welcome candidates from multicultural and BIPOC communities to apply and contribute to our inclusive work environment.

 

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