Connecticut Fund for the Environment and its program Save the Sound are entering an exciting period of growth and expansion. As a result, we are currently seeking candidates for multiple positions. Please check back often over the next few months to see additional openings.
If you are applying for more than one position, please submit individual cover letters and résumés for each position, and note in the cover letters all the positions you have applied for. Deadlines for each position are noted in the detailed job descriptions.
Please email your résumé, cover letter, and any supporting materials to Valerie Wormely-Radford at firstname.lastname@example.org, unless otherwise noted in the job description. No phone calls, please.
Temporary Plum Island Outreach Associate, Save the Sound and the Preserve Plum Island Coalition
The Plum Island Outreach Associate will work primarily out of Southold, NY, though some travel to shoreline communities in Connecticut or other western Long Island or NYC locations may be required. The outreach associate will support Plum Island related programs through specific activities such as community organizing, coalition development, social media outreach, factsheet and activist alert development, public education and presentations, and media work. This position will provide the right candidate with hands-on experience in legislative and advocacy campaign implementation, communication messaging, and person-to-person community outreach.
Environmental Internships, CFE/Save the Sound
Internships are available throughout the year for college students to work with CFE/Save the Sound’s program staff on research, event support, and project administration on a variety of programs that protect the water, air, and land of the Long Island Sound region.�� Some programs include Coastal Cleanup, Island and Coastal Lands, Energy and Climate Change, Healthy and Safe Waters, and Transportation.