Nov 17 2020
Aloha Connects Innovation Program - Oahu |Honolulu|Intern, $10 - $12 / year
Job Description

About Mana Pacific

Mana Pacific is an island resiliency social impact company with the mission to unite Hawaii and the 22 Island Nations in the Pacific to transition to renewable energy. As a Sustainable Business Corp in the State of Hawaii, Mana Pacifc is proud to be part of Hawaii’s growing community with a “Business as a Force for Good” model.

The Mana Pacific Team is driven by the passion to empower emerging Hawaiian talent to achieve their career goals and aspirations. Our internship program places the best candidates in positions that they will grow both technically and personally through their experience working closely with their Manager, Mentor, and team. We are dedicated to providing an experience that allows the intern to gain an understanding of how an impact-first island resiliency and sustainability company operates by giving them projects that not only support the team’s success, but the overall achievement of Mana Pacific’s mission in the Pacific.

About the Internship 

The Internship program will be tailored to the intern’s unique strengths and interests. The role may include the following projects: analyze market trends, technologies, changes in customer preferences to determine how best to meet Mana Pacific’s mission of accelerating the transition to sustainable energy in the Pacific. The role may also include participating in stakeholder engagement activities and supporting the team with the technical or economic analysis aspects of renewable energy project development. 


  • Have a MBA, MS, or bachelor’s degree in economics, engineering, sustainability or related field

  • Demonstrated research and analytical skills

  • Energetic self-starter; able to work independently

  • Proven ability to multitask and handle complexity

  • Teamwork oriented; willingness to work to the benefit of others

  • Ability to clearly communicate concepts and support hypothesis with data

  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) 

  • Experience in Google Workspace Suite (Drive, Docs, Sheets, Gmail) 

  • Reliable internet and phone access

  • Background in community engagement and passion for sustainable energy (preferred)

  • CRM and/or Project Management experience (a bonus)



  • Hawaii, home-based (remote)