Fall 2017 Internship, Iowa Clean Cities Coalition

Fall 2017 internship at Iowa Clean Cities Coalition

Location: Des Moines or Ames

Applications Due: August 8, 2017

Approximate Dates: September 5, 2017 to December 18, 2017 (14 weeks, 20 hours/ week with one week off unpaid time) Stipends range from $3,360 – $4,200 depending on academic level

This internship is provided through the Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program, managed by the Argonne National Laboratory for the US Department of Energy, with 38 positions across the nation this fall.

The Iowa Clean Cities Coalition (ICCC) is a program housed in state government at the Iowa Economic Development Authority, and works closely with the Iowa Department of Transportation. The internship is listed in Ames, Iowa on the application due to one location option in that system. However, it’s possible to have an internship based in Des Moines. Due to school being in session, having both locations as options is a recruitment strategy to find the best possible candidate. The office addresses are as follows:

Iowa Economic Development Authority
200 East Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309

Iowa Department of Transportation
800 Lincoln Way
Ames, Iowa 50010

The Clean Cities program focuses on alternative fuels, advanced vehicle technologies and energy efficient transportation. Stakeholders include fuel providers, fleets, local governments, businesses, associations and utilities. The 2017 fall intern housed will conduct outreach, technical assistance and marketing surrounding petroleum reduction initiatives. These include:

  • Conduct market research and stakeholder outreach on alternative fuel vehicles and idle reduction.
  • Create training materials and website content.
  • Conduct research on incentive programs and provide recommendations for Iowa.

The intern will be provided with office space, desk phone and computer, have an opportunity to work within state government, in cooperation with stakeholders across Iowa, and amidst the national network for Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program. Apply by August 8, 2017 at http://www.cvent.com/d/n5qt98. Questions, contact cleancitiesintern@anl.gov.

More information about the national Clean Cities program can be found at: http://www1.eere.energy.gov/cleancities/