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NASCAR Diversity Internship Program - Green and Innovation

NASCAR Diversity Internship Program - Green and Innovation

ID 
2017-1796
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NC-Charlotte
Posted Date 
10/13/2017
Category 
Green Innovation and STEM Platforms
Company 
NASCAR

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Job Description

NASCAR Diversity Internship – Green and Innovation

 

ABOUT

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) seeks the exceptional, the talented and the driven to contribute to its success as one of North America’s premier sports. Offering opportunities in various areas across the corporation, NASCAR encourages innovation and creativity on and off the track.

 

The NASCAR Diversity Internship Program (NDIP) is a 10-week, paid summer internship that targets diverse college students. NASCAR Diversity Interns contribute to the complex motorsports workforce; learn from leading NASCAR executives in weekly Lunch and Learns; and network with industry professionals.

 

Many participants secure full-time employment within NASCAR and the motorsports industry upon completion of the program.

 

NDIP Dates: May - August 2018

*Rolling internship start and end dates may apply

 

What I will be doing…

As a member of the NASCAR Green and Innovations team, support the NASCAR Green Recycling Program, NASCAR Green website and have the opportunity to research and present ideas around new pilot programs to be tested in NASCAR. Responsible for data capture and input around waste diversion metrics specifically as it relates to the recycling program and generating new content and ideas for the Green website (www.NASCAR.com/Green).

 

Skills I need to bring to this role…

Ideal candidate will bring a genuine desire to work and learn about sustainability, specifically waste diversion.

 

Major Area of Study: Environmental Sciences, Sustainability, CSR

Courses and experience in: Environmental Sciences, Chemistry, Biology

Computer Skills: PowerPoint, Excel and any graphical program experience is a plus.

 

Who’s Eligible?

At the time of application, all candidates must:

 

  • Be currently enrolled in, or be considered a recent graduate of, an undergraduate or graduate degree program
  • Be at least in their sophomore year of college and not more than one semester past their graduation
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • We are seeking multicultural candidates for this role
  • Please note that NASCAR does not sponsor work visas for these internship positions

 

Special Instruction:  An unofficial transcript must be uploaded along with your cover letter during the application process. 

 

Application Info:

Application opens: October 13, 2017

Application closes: January 12, 2018

 

*Please note that we will be conducting rolling interviews. Students are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible.*