MTI Internship Program
Measure to Improve, LLC offers internships that provide qualified individuals hands-on experiences within several areas of the organization. The MTI Internship Program provides an invaluable experience for a student pursuing a career in the sustainability field.
Applications are currently being accepted! To submit your resume and application, please see the full job descriptions below.
Measure to Improve, LLC’s mission is to help agricultural producers and processors measure, improve, and credibly promote their sustainability efforts. We believe the driving force behind sustainability starts with a good business case. We set out to discover the economic savings available to our clients through sustainability programs and to translate these programs’ environmental benefits. We show companies how to stay ahead of mandates and appeal to the growing segment of environmentally conscious buyers.
Expectations and Responsibilities
Interns will help monitor existing sustainability projects related to waste, water, energy, as well as other topics to assess opportunities for program expansions. Interns may also be asked to conduct site visits, develop training materials and other resources for new programs, and attend meetings with a variety of stakeholders.
Interns should be self-motivated, diligent, passionate about sustainability in agriculture, and interested in learning to articulate the benefits successful sustainability programs can produce for companies. Candidates should have a working knowledge of agricultural production and/or a wiliness to learn; excellent written and verbal communication skills; active listening skills; and general knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
Culture and Work
Measure to Improve, LLC is a small team of full-time and contracted staff who work both independently and as a team on multiple projects simultaneously. The atmosphere is casual, collaborative, focused, and motivated. Communication is key to keeping the team driving forward and successful.
Internships are designed to last between 6 and 12 months. Successful interns may have their time extended. Exceptional interns may be offered a staff position after that time.
An internship with Measure to Improve, LLC provides professional growth and guidance to individuals pursuing careers that signify their passion for sustainable agriculture. The internships expose participants to the many facets of a consulting start-up, networking opportunities within the agriculture community, and direct experience on client projects.
Based on applicant experience.