Work with Environment America and U.S. PIRG to tackle climate change, save bees from dangerous pesticides, and stop single-use plastics from polluting our oceans and other waterways.
The Fund for the Public Interest is partnering with Environment America and USPIRG. We’re seeking hard-working individuals with great communication skills and a passion for social change to fill campaign staff and field manager positions in 25+ cities across the country this summer.
Join the outreach team as we educate and engage citizens on our environmental and public interest campaigns.
The Fund for the Public Interest is seeking hard-working individuals with good communication skills and a passion for social change to fill citizen outreach and field manager positions across the country this summer.
If you are looking to make a difference working to protect the environment and public health, gain real-world work experience, make money, and work with great people, then this is the job for you. The skills and experience you will gain in one summer are great resume-builders and will last far beyond the summer you spend with us.
Positions: We're hiring campaign staff and field managers to go out into communities, knock on doors to talk to people and raise awareness, build support for the campaign and raise money for our partner groups, like Environment America. Our positions are full-time and you can expect to earn an average of $6,000-$8,000 over the course of the summer.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Works effectively in a team environment
Goal oriented and driven to deliver results
Strong leadership skills
Passion for environmental issues
Educate the public about the campaign
Identify supporters, activists and volunteers
Recruit membership support and fundraise
Train and manage staff
Coordinate daily logistics
Meet daily and weekly campaign goals