EDF Climate Corps Fellow: Summer 2018 Posted Dec 01
Environmental Defense Fund , Boston, MA
 
Jump-Start Your Sustainability Career
EDF Climate Corps is the premier graduate fellowship program to
jump-start your career in clean energy or sustainability. Fellows join an
exclusive network of over a thousand EDF Climate Corps alumni and
other energy and sustainability professionals, working to advance
climate solutions in leading organizations around the world.
Our competitive program selects qualified candidates from a variety of
disciplines to work for a summer embedded within leading
organizations to identify customized energy management solutions.
Fellows will gain access to an interactive in-person training as well as
resources and continuing education, including professional
development opportunities, online resources and webinars.
Apply today!

Since 2008, EDF Climate Corps has placed over 800 fellows in host
organizations including Under Armour, REI, NRG Energy, City of Boston,
JLL, Verizon, General Motors, Vassar College and the New York City
Housing Authority. A list of 2018 host organizations will be available to
candidates during the interview process and fellows are matched with
host organizations based on their location, industry and project type
preferences. Be sure to read our brochure to learn more about what
distinguishes us from other summer fellowship programs!

Projects to Match Your Unique Skills and Career Goals
Working under the guidance of a host supervisor and EDF engagement
manager, fellows uncover strategic energy management solutions for
their host organization. Projects culminate in a written report and
series of recommendations to the host organization. Projects may focus
on:

• Scaling Energy Efficiency Solutions: Identify energy and cost-saving measures, evaluate financing options and explore opportunities to implement advanced energy management technologies across a portfolio of buildings.
• Carbon Mitigation Strategies: Develop GHG targets that are based in science and create strategies to achieve emission reduction goals through data-driven analysis such as energy benchmarking and carbon accounting.
• Clean and Renewable Energy: Uncover opportunities for demand response, renewable energy generation, storage and clean energy procurement.
• Sustainable Supply Chain Management: Quantify and baseline scope 3 emissions and develop recommendations for engaging suppliers on energy related emission reduction opportunities.

Qualifications
• Current or recent graduate student studying engineering, business, sustainability, environmental management, public policy or relevant degree
• 2+ years of applicable work experience
• Self-starter with strong project management and leadership
experience
• Strong financial and quantitative skills, including project valuation
• Superior oral and written communication skills, including
presentation skills
• Demonstrated experience working on energy efficiency, clean
energy or sustainability projects
• A passion for solving environmental challenges
• Eligibility to work in the United States during the summer of 2018

All selected EDF Climate Corps fellows are required to attend a week-
long training in May 2018.
Compensation
$1,250 per week and reimbursement of travel costs to the training and
Energy Solutions Exchange, EDFCC’s annual conference.

Application Deadline
Please visit our website to complete your 2018 fellow application
(http://edfclimatecorps.org/...mate-corps-how-apply)
For early consideration and the best opportunity to be matched with
your preferred host organization, please apply by December 5, 2017
11:59 pm PT.
The final application deadline is January 5, 2018 11:59 pm PT. For more
information about the timeline and program, please visit the EDF
Climate Corps website. Environmental Defense Fund is an Equal
Opportunity Employer.

Questions? Please email our staff at EDFClimateCorps.apply@edf.org.


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