Position Type:   Internship (unpaid), temporary        Location:                   On-site; Olympia, WA

Level:                 Undergraduate or Graduate               Hours per Week:       10-15

Closing date:             Open until filled


General Description

The Pacific Education Institute is a 501c3 non profit that looks to provide outdoor, STEM oriented, hands on experiences into the traditional classroom setting. The intern is assigned a variety of projects to aid in the deliverance and development of our statewide programs that reached over 24,000 students last year. This is a wonderful opportunity for someone looking to gain experience in non profit and environmental education program development and implementation.


General Duties

  • Review, analyze and identify existing educational resources
  • Maintain and organize data in various databases including Salesforce, Sharepoint and Eventbrite
  • Support and develop internal program related projects
  • Organize and archive materials into the organizations resource library
  • Conduct workshop and organizational outreach support as needed


Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the natural resource sectors including: agriculture, forestry and energy.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Cloud platforms, Salesforce, Eventbrite, Canva and FormAssembly.
  • Maintains a positive, punctual and professional demeanor while being able to work flexibly in an inclusive team environment.
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative and follow through on plans and projects with a commitment to quality in work outcomes. Solution focused problem solving and critical thinking highly desired.
  • Effective writing and communication skills .


Application Instructions:

Students interested in this opportunity should submit a letter of interest, resume or CV, 3 references with at least one faculty member, and a  PEI job application at the link: https://bit.ly/2O04t3Z to Gail Kramer, Director of Finance and HR, by email at: gkramer@pacificeducationinstitute.org.


Applications will not be accepted in person. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.