Internship: Community Engagement Coordinator

Gravity Water

California, USA 🇺🇸

Application Deadline: Ongoing
Position: Part-time, *Unpaid (see below)
Timeframe: 6-month and 12-month
​Location: California (state wide)
Gravity Water is a US-based 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization that focuses on providing clean drinking water to communities in developing countries through unique electricity-free methods. Our organization is seeking a highly motivated university student to fill the position of Community Engagement Coordinator. The Community Engagement Coordinator will assist the Gravity Water Management Team in developing and growing Gravity Water’s public events, community engagement, and local business partnerships.

The Community Engagement Coordinator will gain direct experience in strategic planning and collaborative partnerships, as well as campaign logistics and marketing. The Community Engagement Coordinator will be working closely with the Director of Special Events and Community Engagement global team throughout their internship period.

Essential job responsibilities and duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Plan, coordinate, and host one public engagement event per month
  • Plan, coordinate, and host one private/hosted Gravity Water event per quarter
  • Attend and participate in weekly meetings with the Director of Special Events and Gravity Water events team​

Required Qualifications:

  • Passion about facilitating clean water access throughout the global community
  • Some experience in project management, coordination, and planning
  • An academic focus in business management, education, environmental studies, global studies, or related field
  • Organizational and communication skills
  • Time commitment: 5 hours per week (minimum)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with G-Suite (google’s apps)
  • Experience in project/Event planning and coordination
  • Experience in strategic partnerships, marketing, and community engagement

Target Outcomes
​Interns will gain professional skill sets in the following areas:

  • Special Events & Campaign Development
  • Community Engagement
  • Strategic Planning & Partnerships
  • Promotional Marketing
  • Program Development
  • Project Coordination
  • Professional Communication
  • ​*Interns who successfully participate in a 12-month internship at Gravity Water will earn a full-expense paid trip to participate in a Gravity Water team trip in Vietnam or Nepal. 

For more information on Gravity Water Internships, or to get in touch about a specific opportunity please e-mail [email protected]