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Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability Internship

JOB TITLE: NOLS Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability Intern 


STIPEND: $125 per week, dispersed every two weeks 

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Stewardship and Sustainability Intern will assist the department director, the Stewardship Coordinator, and the Sustainability Coordinator with a variety of tasks related to federal agency regulations, curriculum development, and community outreach. Projects may include the following:

  • Research and assist HQ and branches with the preparation of curriculum fact sheets used to teach policy and environmental topics on field courses.
  • Prepare articles for the school newsletter and blog.
  • Assist in environmental stewardship program work and sustainability initiative.
  • Assist in internal website development.
  • Assist in efforts to participate in land management planning processes that affect school operations.
  • Assist in planning an environmentally-focused outreach event.
  • Perform administrative tasks as needed. 

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES: The Stewardship and Sustainability Intern will have opportunities to work with other departments and participate in activities in the field. For example:

Participate in a course issue day.

Attend environmental stewardship and sustainability-related meetings (e.g., with a land management agency). 


A criminal background check is required from all NOLS employees. 


WORK LOCATION: NOLS Headquarters, Lander, Wyoming 

CONTACT: Interested individuals should send a resume and cover letter to: 

Amy Rathke
Environmental Stewardship Coordinator
National Outdoor Leadership School
284 Lincoln Street
Lander, WY  82520 

October 11, 2013 

STARTING DATE: January 6, 2014

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