The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension is seeking an Aquifer Protection Project Intern for Summer, 2018.
This intern will be working with the Groundwater Guardian team at Barnstable County. He or she will have the opportunity to amplify the messaging on programs offered through the County that protect our rare and unique drinking water source, an unconfined, sole source aquifer. The successful candidate will review all marketing and advertising products related to programs and make improvements, update the database of all local conservation, environmental and NGO organizations, and assist with outreach and education on the protection of the sole source aquifer. There will be an opportunity to take film production and film editing classes at Cape Cod Media Center. 10-19.5 hours weekly.
•Must have basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office.
•Must have good oral and written communication skills.
•Must have an interest in marketing and/or advertising.
•Must have the ability to conduct online research.
Education level: Open to all undergraduates who are currently enrolled at an accredited college or university, preferably having had coursework in Environmental Studies and Marketing, but not necessary.
What can you expect to gain from this internship? You will gain skills in networking, relationship building, marketing, advertising, office skills, technical skills via Cape Cod Media Center, and professional experience necessary for resume-building. You will also develop an in-depth understanding of Cape Cod’s drinking water source, This internship will also be offered during the fall and spring semesters.