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Development Consultant, Expedition Blue

Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce

Background

Launched in 2015 by the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce, Expedition Blue (formerly the Cape Cod Blue Economy Project) is a regional initiative to promote and sustain a maritime-focused economy on Cape Cod, the islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, and southern Plymouth County. This effort builds on existing tourism industries, world-class marine research and technology cluster, and sustainable use planning dedicated to preserving our environment and quality of life. The blue economy acknowledges that the environment is our economy. It recognizes the vast role that water - both salt and fresh, plays in our everyday life, and the importance of finding a sustainable and symbiotic course for the future.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce CEO, the Development Consultant will plan, design, and implement a development and fundraising program to provide for the short, and long-term needs of the organization’s Expedition Blue initiative to support the execution of the Cape Cod Blue Economy Project Implementation Plan.

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National Marine Life Center Marine Animal Rehabilitation and Environmental Education Intern

National Marine Life Center

Animal Care Responsibilities: Depending on need and case load, interns will assist with the care of the NMLC rehabilitation patients including seals, sea turtles, and a variety of native turtle species. Animal Care duties will include animal restraint; cleaning; disinfecting tanks, equipment, and environmental enrichment devices; diet preparation; administering feeds (including tube feeding); record keeping; facility maintenance; and water quality testing. Interns will also assist animal care staff with medical procedures, admission exams, animal necropsies, and release events.

Education Responsibilities: Interns will assist with environmental education programs, including on-site programs, off-site programs, virtual programs, fairs, and festivals. Programs will focus on marine animals, rehabilitation practices, conservation, and STEM activities. Interns will learn how to effectively interpret and educate guests of NMLC on marine animals and conservation. Interns may be asked to work in the gift shop and assist with various office projects such as fundraising and data entry. Opportunities may be available to create displays for the Discovery Center and help create lesson plans and activities that are aligned with the Massachusetts State Frameworks and Ocean Literacy Principles.

Other Responsibilities: Each intern is assigned to multiple projects in different areas of the organization, e.g. research, fundraising, rehabilitation, marketing, social media or education. A weekly chore will be delegated to each intern to assist with the upkeep of the facility and equipment. Each intern is required to attend regularly scheduled meetings throughout their time at NMLC. At the end of the internship, the intern will deliver a presentation about their experience and projects to staff and volunteers.

Positions are unpaid. Interns must have their own transportation. Housing is not provided, but NMLC will offer suggestions.

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Accounting Assistant

Marine Biological Laboratory

Paid internship in the Financial Services Department at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) offered through our Blue Economy Internship Program (BEIP)

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Striped Bass Magic Internship

Marine Biological Laboratory

Paid internship in the Striped Bass Magic Program at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) offered through our Blue Economy Internship Program (BEIP)

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Cephalopod Aquarist Intern

Marine Biological Laboratory

Paid Internship in the Cephalopod Program at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) offered through our Blue Economy Internship Program (BEIP)

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Marine Biological Laboratory Internships

Marine Biological Laboratory

The Blue Economy Internship Program (BEIP) at the Marine Biological Laboratory offers paid experiential learning opportunities for Commonwealth of Massachusetts public high school, state college & university, and community college students to build their professional experience, skills, and knowledge related to the life sciences, technology, and the Blue Economy. We are seeking applicants to fill the current opportunities listed below.

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Web Designer/Marketing

Cape Cod Custom Millwork, Inc.

Looking for marketing intern for fall 2021 for Custom Millwork shop in Hyannis. Looking for someone to help design new website, marketing collateral and social media.

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