Re: INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: City of San Jose, Environmental Services Department
- The full email address for Sarah Sanchez is sarah.sanchez(at)sanjoseca.gov. Also, this internship is limited to currently enrolled students.
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> Third largest city in California and the tenth largest in the nation, San José has a national reputation for environmental leadership and innovation, awardwinning recycling, water conservation, and wastewater treatment programs. The Environmental Services Department (ESD) integrates these programs and other environmental protection services.
> ESD helps San José to respond quickly to new regulations and initiatives, and to retool and improve customer services such as garbage and recycling collection, wastewater treatment, and the sale of potable and recycled water. With over 400 employees and a substantial annual budget, ESD is one of the City's largest and most visible departments.
> PROJECT DESCRIPTION & OUTCOMES
> Support the Go Green Schools Program with planning efforts for the Green Schools Conference. The San José Green Vision features a landmark plan to create a green future for San José. Schools and school districts will play a vital role in achieving this vision. This conference will help schools learn how to protect natural resources and foster environmental stewards while saving money.
> Responsibilities include:
> General program support
> Assist with conference planning
> Coordinating speakers, registration, sponsors, vendors, other logistics
> Use Salesforce to assist with marketing and tracking event attendees
> DEPARTMENT: Environmental Services
> DIVISION: Integrated Waste Management
> TERM OF ASSIGNMENT: 4-6 months with option to extend
> HOURS PER WEEK: up to 20hrs per week
> COMPENSATION: Student Intern $10.73hr; Graduate Student Intern $14.38/hr
> APPLICATION DUE DATE: 11/13/09
> Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by emailing their resume and cover letter to sarah.sanchez@... Please include "ESD COM Student Intern" in the subject line.