Founded in 2000, ForestEthics is a nonprofit environmental coalition operating in Canada and the United States. Our mission is to protect Endangered Forests and wild places, wildlife, and human wellbeing. We catalyze environmental leadership among industry, governments and communities by running hard-hitting and highly effective campaigns that leverage public dialogue and pressure to achieve our goals. Over the past decade, we have transformed the environmental practices of Fortune 500 companies including Dell, Staples, Office Depot, Victoria's Secret, Williams-Sonoma, and many others; and by leveraging these companies' influence with their suppliers and governments, we have helped secure commitments to protect more than 65 million acres of endangered forest around the world.
Working with the US Campaigns Organizer, The Tar Sands Free West Coast Intern will support ForestEthics’ campaign to fight tar sands and crude by rail on the West Coast and beyond.This includes action support, community work, report-backs, volunteer recruitment and helping to promote and protect the ForestEthics’ brand in the field. This is a part-time position.
Please submit your resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include your name in the subject line and on all attachments. We thank you for your interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls please.