Workforce Development Intern

Job Locations US-DC-Washington
# of Openings
Sales / Business Dev.
Deadline to Apply


The Workforce Development Administrative Intern will provide various office-oriented administrative support services including (but not limited to) operations support, office management, and reception services. Candidates must be organized, energetic, and proactive.  



The DCSEU works to connect District residents who are new to the workforce, between jobs, or looking for a career change with local contractors in the green economy. Through job skills development, on-the-job training and certifications, direct work experience with contractors, and job placement assistance, the DCSEU helps externs discover new careers in sustainability. 


We are committed to building a work community that is inclusive and represents a vibrant diversity of background, experience, perspective, and thought. Climate change impacts all of us; however, we are impacted differently based on our identities and experiences. We all deserve a place at the table to make decisions about our collective future – we hope you’ll consider joining us as we work towards our vision for a healthy planet, thriving people, and energy justice.

Candidates across all markers of identity (age, race, gender, ability, communication style, etc.) are highly encouraged to apply.


  • Provide administrative support to the Workforce Development Program, including data entry. 
  • Handling office tasks, such as filing, setting up meetings, and booking appointments. 
  • Maintain polite and professional communication via phone, email, and mail and assist with online communication for the Workforce Development Program.  
  • Coordinate with Community Partners, WDP externs, and others involved in the program. 
  • Assist with writing and editing documents for internal and external use. 
  • Provide thought leadership and problem solving to the Workforce Development Program.  
  • Manage and maintain project schedule.  


  • Strong personal commitment to the mission, vision, goals, and values of VEIC. 
  • Pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree.
  • Must possess strong communication and writing skills: able to convey complex information in accessible and relatable language.  
  • Excellent multi-tasking and time management skills.  
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and knowledge or experience with Adobe Create Suite. 
  • Interest in, if not familiarity with, Energy Justice and how it can apply to emerging technologies and services. 
  • All applicants must be a Washington DC resident


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