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Organization Overview

St. Louis Earth Day has built its reputation on its annual Earth Day Festival, which is now recognized as one of the largest Earth Day celebrations in the country. The Festival has diverse educational programming and showcases 250 vendors and exhibitors that are influencing sustainability in the region. The organization maintains a year-round impact through programs like Recycling On the Go, Green Dining Alliance and Earth Day Action Grants, touching over a million individuals annually. Values which guide organizational planning and operations are: inclusive, action-oriented, transformative, collaborative and positive.

Now hiring: Interns for the 2017 St. Louis Earth Day Festival

Seeking college students, in their final year of study, currently working toward an event planning, communications, or related degree, or recent graduates, to assist St. Louis Earth Day staff during the planning and on-site execution of the St. Louis Earth Day Festival. Internships are non-compensated, but are golden opportunities to gain critical experience, contacts, and skills that will make a difference on a resume. Candidate will work side by side with staff during the entire event. Internship time frame: January to April 30, 2017.

There are 5 different internship opportunities. Please review these job descriptions, and should you be interested in applying, please submit your interest here.

 Hiring (for the 2017 Season): Recycling On the Go Recycling Ambassadors

Kayla at FTF

Provide current recycling education in an informal fast-paced environment

We work as a team and have a great time doing it.










Experience some of the region’s best events in an unique way with our Recycling On the Go crew. A community service-oriented experience: we get more thank yous in 4 hours than most people get all month!

Become a Recycling Ambassador  work with our Recycling On the Go Program Director and Site Supervisors to implement our event-greening program onsite. Educational, fun and engaging! We still have many events ahead of us this fall, so if you love to attend events and would like to earn money while doing so, this is the perfect job for you.

For a full job description, click on the position title above. Positions are part-time and seasonal (March – November), and Recycling Ambassadors pay $10/hour.

How to Apply:

  1. Review the job descriptions above and visit the Recycling On the Go pages of our website.
  2. Send your resume, a letter of interest telling us why you’d like to work with Recycling On the Go and St. Louis Earth Day, and contact information for three references to with the subject line “2016 ROG Staff”.



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