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Jobs With PennPIRG
Think America can do better? We do.
If you are ready to dig in and start solving the problems that confront our country, consider a job with PennPIRG and the state PIRGs.
We hire driven, talented, dedicated people and ask them to give their all. A job with PennPIRG offers you in-depth training on how to get things done, a ton of responsibility starting on day one, and the chance to help solve America’s problems.
You can get more people out to vote or reduce the role of corporate money in our politics. You can help connect our country with a network of high-speed trains. You can help us get smarter about how we produce and consume energy, so that we reduce our dependence on foreign oil. You can make sure consumers won’t have to worry about the safety of the products we buy or the food we eat.
As part of U.S. PIRG, the national federation of state PIRGs, applicants for a position with PennPIRG are also eligible for positions with other state PIRGs in our network. At our online jobs center you can find out more about all our positions including:
Are you ready to help build the grassroots power it takes to stand up to special interests and give the public a voice? For years, PennPIRG has won real victories to protect our democracy, our health and safety, and our financial wellbeing. Yet we still face enormous challenges, from a flood of big money in our democracy, to hidden genetically modified ingredients in the food we eat. That’s why we’ve partnered with the Fund for the Public Interest, to help us bring together thousands of like-minded students and activists to work on campaigns to win real progress for the public. We need people like you to go out into communities to talk with citizens about the issues, raise money, and build membership. You will also have the opportunity to work with the media, build coalitions and mobilize community activists. Positions are available in state, as well as in more than 50 offices across the country. For more information or to apply, visit www.JobsForGoodCauses.org.
JOBS FOR RECENT GRADUATES
This year, we are hiring 100 recent college graduates to join our staff and make a difference — as campus organizers, fellows and in a variety of other positions. Read more about our featured positions and search for others.
JOBS FOR EXPERIENCED CANDIDATES
If you're interested in working with us, we may have a position for you. We're looking for talented go-getters who are ready to make a difference on some of the most pressing issues of the day. Learn more about our openings.
INTERNSHIPS AND VOLUNTEER POSITIONS
Get a chance to work side by side with one of our lead PennPIRG staff, focusing on real problems that affect people in their daily lives. We are currently hiring undergraduate, graduate and JD interns on a rolling basis to work with us on our various campaigns. To find out more about internships and volunteer positions, inquire here.
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Your donation supports PennPIRG's work to stand up for consumers on the issues that matter, especially when powerful interests are blocking progress.