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Careers @ NEEF

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We believe the key to a healthier, more environmentally conscious public is by making the environment more accessible, relatable, relevant, and connected to people's daily lives. Through our work in K-12 education, health, and public lands conservation, we aim to create sustained, positive change in the way people care for the environment.

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Current Job Opportunities

National Public Lands Day (NPLD) Intern

NEEF is seeking an energetic and detail-oriented intern for National Public Lands Day (NPLD), the nation’s largest hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance the public lands Americans enjoy. Under the supervision of the Program Director, Public Lands Engagement, and in coordination with all NEEF staff, the NPLD intern will assist with data management and partnership outreach for NPLD as well as support staff in promoting, capturing, and reporting activities occurring on public lands during the annual celebration. Responsibilities include researching and communicating with on-the-ground partners, developing content for social media, supporting the distribution of grant funding, and managing a database of new and returning NPLD event coordinators.

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DE&I Values for our Team

NEEF’s lively, supportive work culture is based on inclusion, flexibility, and respect. We prioritize balance—flexible work schedules and equitable benefits and opportunities for growth are available to everyone. We hire smart, diverse, creative professionals who are motivated to grow and succeed. We attract and retain brilliant and passionate team members who show up every day dedicated to embodying NEEF’s mission.


Our flexible teleworking policy not only improves job satisfaction and is eco-friendly, but it allows people to address personal and family needs.


Our recruiting processes seek to reach those with non-traditional backgrounds and viewpoints through outlets that reach diverse audiences.

Equitable Evaluations

Internal planning processes contribute to proper accountability and fairer evaluations and promotions.

Foster Interaction

Frequent social activities and outings encourage understanding and deepen relationships between staff members.

Continuous Learning

Our staff works to cultivate awareness and understanding by regularly incorporating guest speakers, heritage celebrations, and DE&I best practices into our work environment.