Stantec Intern, Sustainability (Summer 2022) in United States
Intern, Sustainability (Summer 2022) - ( 2100034H )
Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that accomplishes operational excellence. Bringing together individuals with diverse backgrounds, talents, and expertise, our 22,000 team members in over 350 locations worldwide are vital to making our Company stronger.
We have an opening for an Intern on our Corporate Sustainability team. This position will be a learning opportunity for an individual looking to pursue a career in corporate sustainability or corporate social responsibility.
Stantec’s sustainability model includes active management of our environmental, social, and governance impacts. Our commitment to sustainability runs throughout the operation with oversight running directly to the board of directors. As a consulting firm, we offer sustainability services for a multitude of clients in every operating unit and geography, but this position supports Stantec’s own corporate sustainability efforts.
As the Corporate Sustainability team is located in office around the world, this position will be performed via virtual collaboration from a home office (with the potential to work out of a Stantec location if there is one in the nearby vicinity). This is a paid internship that can be aligned with a summer or fall semester schedule, if necessary.
To apply, please submit a resume along with a cover letter that explains why you are a good fit for this opportunity and how this aligns with your career plans.
Your Key Responsibilities
- Production of Stantec’s annual sustainability disclosures
- Calculation of Stantec’s carbon footprint
- Efforts to promote the UN Sustainable Development goals
- Actions to promote inclusion and diversity in Stantec’s business culture
Provides analysis and reporting assistance to sustainability team and project teams.
Collects, summarizes and quality checks data
Assists in the preparation of presentations and reports
General administrative duties
Your Capabilities and Credentials
General understanding of Corporate Sustainability concepts
Passion for addressing climate change and social justice action
Strong writing and analytical skills
Detail oriented and organized, with exceptional prioritization skills
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including, but not limited to, Outlook, Word, Excel, Sharepoint, and web-based interfaces
Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Comfort working in a virtual environment
Ability to work effectively within a group, as well as independently
Education and Experience
In progress towards earning a university degree in Sustainability, Business with a focus on Sustainability, Environmental Science, Communications with a focus on Sustainability or related area.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Primary Location : United States-District Of Columbia-Washington
Other Locations : United States-Tennessee-Nashville, United States, United States-Tennessee-Chattanooga
Job : Co-op/Intern Year 4
Organization : BC-2213 Sustainability-US
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Entry Level
Travel : No
Schedule : Part-time
Job Posting : Jan 12, 2022, 1:21:33 PM
Req ID: 2100034H
Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.
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