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USGBC-MGC Seeks Education & Communications Intern

The U.S. Green Building Council – Missouri Gateway Chapter seeks an energetic and skilled part-time intern with a wide range of administrative, organizational, and technical skills to assist with general Chapter operations. The internship position will report to the Education & Green Schools Manager and support the activities of the Chapter’s volunteer-led committees.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist Chapter staff with various duties related to the development of marketing and outreach materials, such as event flyers and promotional materials for Chapter events
  • Maintain posts and updates regarding green building news and program announcements on Chapter website and social networking accounts (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter)
  • Engage in short term research projects to identify local green-building and sustainability resources
  • Update and print necessary literature and signage for events
  • Work with Chapter volunteers and staff on day-of program logistics, including event set-up/break-down, registration, nametags, food/beverage (average of one day/month)
  • Compile final attendance list for events; edit and post on website
  • Maintain database of event statistics for Chapter programs and events
  • Assist Chapter staff with additional duties related to educational programming
  • Work with volunteers of the Chapter’s Marketing Committee on the creation of LEED Project Profiles
  • Perform general clerical work including letter writing, filing, copying, etc. (spreadsheets)
  • Answer email and return messages as appropriate

A job description and internship details are available online here. Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume, with references to: Hope Gribble, Education and Green Schools Manager




Connect with Emerging Professionals at an upcoming event!

December Energy CareThe USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Emerging Professionals are recent graduates, young professionals and those new to the green building industry. EPs get together each month to network, share experiences and give back to the community.

Sign up to receive EP emails online here, and plan to join the Emerging Professionals at an upcoming event!

2016 Emerging Professional Events

MAY
Networking & Happy Hour at Arcturis
May 16th @ 5:00 pm
RSVP online here

JUNE
Chapter Program: Danforth Plant Science Center Tour
June 14 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Learn more & RSVP Online here

JULY
Networking & Happy Hour at Venture Cafe
July 21 @ 5:30 pm

AUGUST
Earthdance Farms Service Project
TBD

SEPTEMBER
Green Apple Day of Service
September 24 @ TBD

OCTOBER
Chapter Program: Prarie Polycultures
Tuesday, October 18 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm

NOVEMBER
America Recycles Day Networking & Happy Hour
November 15 @ 5:30 pm
Anheuser Busch Biergarten

DECEMBER
EnergyCare Service Project
TBD

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