We're Hiring Interns!

intern hiring for Office of Sustainability fall 2019

Do you have a passion for sustainability?  Would you like to advance USD sustainability education and initiatives?  Come join our team as a paid intern next year.  Review the available positions below and visit Handshake for more information and to apply for a position.  Applications are due April 10.


  • Eco-Resident Program Intern: Engages with students on campus regarding their sustainable behaviors within the confines of their living quarters, particularly in regards to energy and water conservation. View full Eco-Resident Program Intern job description.
  • Green Office Program Intern: Engages with departments on campus to audit their sustainable practices and recommend more environmentally-friendly practices and procedures, particularly in regards to energy and water conservation. View full Green Office Program Intern job description.
  • Marketing and Communications Intern: Assists with all marketing and promotional materials to educate and inform the USD community about sustainability programs, events, and initiatives. Updates the Office of Sustainability website with articles and event information. Maintains the social media presence for the Office.  View full Marketing and Communications Intern job description. 
  • Special Projects Intern: Assists with efforts to advance zero waste initiatives and educate the USD community on zero waste practices.  Assists with coordination and implementation of events hosted/co-hosted by the Office of Sustainability. (Note that this position is eligible for Federal Work Study only.) View full Special Projects Intern job description.


Office of Sustainability
(619) 260-7530

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