PennEnvironment positions available

Mon, 04/04/2022 - 09:21 -- exf107

My name is Cailey Underhill, and I am a Campaign Director with PennEnvironment, a statewide, citizen-based non-profit organization in Philadelphia. This summer, our team will be working to fight plastic pollution at the local level, and we are looking for interested students to join us! We have full-time, paid, campaign positions available. Staff who work with us will have the opportunity to gain experience in grassroots organizing and learn valuable communication skills. I’m hoping you can help us spread the word about these social change opportunities. Could you pass the blurb below along to your students?

Thank you! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out.

Social Change Job Opportunities

Want a job that will build skills to help you launch your career, work on urgent issues you care about like stopping plastic pollution and reducing bee-killing pesticides while making good money?

Fund for the Public Interest is hiring students to work on top environmental and social change issues! We're a national, nonprofit, that builds the people power it takes to win hard-fought campaigns and make real change on some of the most important issues of our day. That's why the Fund is hiring people to work this summer on campaigns for America's leading grassroots action groups to protect the environment and public health across the nation. Click HERE to find out more.

When you take a campaign job with the Fund, you’ll work on real-world issues like this one and others, like reducing single-use plastic pollution, big money in politics, or stopping the use of bee-killing pesticides. You’ll get real-world training, building the people power it takes to win on these issues, and gaining leadership experience, all while getting paid.

We're hiring for a number of different positions including campaign staff, field managers, and directors for our summer campaign season. There are available positions in our 15+ offices all across the country, so apply today to help make change happen.

Who Are We Looking For?

• Energetic personalities determined to make a difference

• Engaging story-tellers with a passion for environmental and social change

• Self-motivators who turn obstacles into opportunities

• Individuals who persevere when faced with challenge

• Goal-oriented leaders

Salary and Benefits:

Staff earn an average between $10-20 per hour, which varies by location. You are paid that base hourly pay for meeting the minimum performance standard, plus may earn an additional $4-9 per hour or more for exceeding the minimum performance standard. Staff never earn less than minimum wage for the hours that they work. So, you could earn between $13.50 and $22.50 per hour depending on performance.

Depending on your position, location and other factors you may be eligible for benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and dependents, our commuter benefit program, 401(k) with employer match, paid time off and short-term disability insurance. We also offer an excellent training program and opportunities for advancement.

To learn more: or Apply directly through our link here and start being part of the solution!