SUSTAINABILITY INTERNSHIPS

The Wesleyan Sustainability Office offers internships for students passionate about promoting sustainability on campus. For job descriptions, click on the internship position titles below.  Interns are generally hired in April for the fall semester and November for the spring semester and are expected to work at least one year for the Sustainability Office.

Want to know more? Meet current interns and past interns.

Academic Year Positions

15 Eco Facilitators

  • Serve as sustainability peer advisors in first- and second-year dorms
  • Eco Facilitators are hired each fall to take a spring course and serve as dorm EFs for the subsequent academic year
  • These positions are not currently open.

Eco Facilitators Co-Coordinators

  • Co-manage the Eco Facilitators Program, preference is given to students who have served as Eco Facilitators
  • Coordinators are hired internally from past Eco Facilitators.

Student Sustainability Coordinators

  • Manage Waste Not, energy conservation, and other sustainability programs
  • These positions are not currently open 

Composting Interns

  • Manage the residential composting programs and food waste reduction programs
  • This position is not currently hiring.

Communication and Outreach Intern

  • Manage the website, develop and execute communications strategies and strategic planning
  • This position is not currently hiring.  

Summer 2018 Positions

1 Sustainability Office Summer Assistant

  • Work within the Wesleyan Sustainability Office on a variety of projects including those related to strategic planning, waste reduction and diversion, and engagement.
  • This position is currently hiring.  Applications are due via Google Form by Monday, February 26th at 8:00 AM.  

1 Middletown Sustainable CT Intern

  • Coordinate with the City of Middletown to identify and implement projects to support the statewide Sustainable CT program.  
  • This position is currently hiring.  Applications are due via Google Form by Monday, February 26th at 8:00 AM.