Green Business Council Internship Opportunity

Recipient of a 2012 Second Nature Climate Leadership Award. One of eight colleges across the country to receive an "A" on the 2011 College Sustainability Report Card.

The Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce Green Business Council seeks a highly motivated student intern to assist in the research, education, development and coordination of green business initiatives.  Student will receive a stipend and will be expected to work between 5-10 hours a week on a variety of tasks.

Responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:

Research

  • Research models in other communities and make recommendations for best practices for the Decorah Area GBC
  • Research current business usage to develop a bulk purchasing program through the Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Develop timeline to put methods found into practice

Coordination

  •  Coordinate GBC meeting times
  •  Attend meetings and take minutes
  • Work with Executive Director to develop agendas

 Communication:

  •  Write articles for business newsletter on business best practices
  •  Write press releases on the work of the GBC
  •  Identify best connection to the DACC business community

Questions? Contact Nikki Brevig, Executive Director at the Chamber of Commerce.  Email:director@decorahareachamber.com Phone: 563-382-3990

Full Job Description

Green Business Council Internship Application