Clean Ocean Action

C.O.A.S.T. Campaign Internship

This full-time internship position with Clean Ocean Action (COA) is an exciting opportunity for a student to help address the continued environmental impacts from pollution. The intern will also gain experience in public relations, outreach, marketing, and grassroots organizing as part of a citizen action campaign for ocean advocacy.  COA’s major summer campaign to inform and involve the public is called C.O.A.S.T. (Clean Ocean Action’s Shore Tips).  This year, the campaign will focus on COA’s efforts to reduce pollution and stop ocean industrialization.

The summer internship is a full-time position and is located at COA’s office within the Gateway National Recreation Area—Sandy Hook, NJ.  No housing or transportation is provided.  Office hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday – Friday.  Willingness and ability to travel throughout Monmouth and Ocean County, work nights (if needed), and to be “on call” on weekends is required.  Flexibility is available for excessive hours when necessary.  The position requires a reliable car and the ability to pack and deliver supply boxes.  Business casual attire is expected and can vary depending on activities.  Monthly stipend and travel expenses (excluding commuting) are paid.  College credit (arranged by the student with the university/college) is available.  Start date is as early in May as possible and end date is as late in August as possible.

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Main Office:
Clean Ocean Action
18 Hartshorne Drive, Suite 2
Highlands, NJ 07732
Voice: (732) 872-0111
FAX: (732) 872-8041


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