Tuesday 19 February 2019
Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities (1)

Communications Intern

Waterkeepers Chesapeake seeks a part-time Communications Intern. We anticipate needing a minimum of 5 hours each week, usually 1 hour each weekday, to maintain our social media presence. Our ideal candidate will have the capacity to work up to 10 hours a week, as needed, for special projects.

Salary: $15/ hour, no benefits 

Hours: 5-10 hours per week 

Duration: Now through May, 2019 (potential to extend) 

Location: This is a work-from-home position (intern must have access to a computer, internet connection, and phone service) 

Primary Activities 

  • Create daily social media posts for Waterkeepers Chesapeake as a whole and our Fair Farms and forthcoming Clear Choices Clean Water campaigns specifically. 
  • Monitor social media accounts of our 18 Waterkeeper members and repost/retweet/share as appropriate. 
  • Work with WKC staff to create and execute more in-depth communications campaigns, including through social media, our websites, email, and action alert platforms. 
  • Assist with website content as part of the process of updating our site. 
  • Update and maintain social media accounts as needed. 
  • Data entry or migration involved in maintaining current contact lists, etc. 
  • Additional tasks as assigned.

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Waterkeepers Chesapeake is a racial justice and equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and those from communities most impacted by environmental injustice are strongly encouraged to apply.



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