Jobs and Internships

Student Jobs & Internships

State of Wisconsin Student Diversity Internship Program, Bureau of Equity & Inclusion – Wisconsin
The Student Diversity Internship Program provides students with valuable, paid work experience and training in various branches of state government over the summer break. The Program is one of many internship programs offered by the State of Wisconsin and provides students with racial or ethnic minority backgrounds, students who identify as women, students with disabilities, and veteran students an opportunity to work in a professional work environment within state government.

Sustainability Coordinator Assistant, University Housing – UW–Madison
Under the supervision of the Dining & Culinary Services Sustainability Coordinator, this position assists in promoting sustainability throughout campus and the Division through project and even management and facilitating relationships with internal staff, campus and community partners.

Entry Level and Professional Jobs

ENTRY LEVEL

Communications Specialist, Sustain Dane – Madison, WI
Play a critical role in helping Sustain Dane and the Relay Networks achieve their missions and visions by leading the communication efforts and communication outreach. Half of the position time will focus on Sustain Dane communications and half of the position time will focus on RelayNetwork.org communications.

Office Assistant, Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin – Madison, WI
In addition to general administrative support duties, position will be responsible for supporting our executive director and board of directors; responding to inquiries and greeting office visitors; processing membership gifts and running database reports; uploading invoices; and supporting event planning and coordination.

Marketing Events Coordinator, KeHE – Naperville, IL
KeHE’s Marketing team is looking for an ambitious and team-oriented Coordinator to help with preparing for and execute several in-person and virtual shows that the events team hosts and attends throughout the year.

PROFESSIONAL

Assistant Director, UW–Madison Arboretum – Madison WI
The Assistant Director plans and coordinates administrative functions to maximize the strategic position of the center, and serves as the contact for the Assistant Vice Chancellors and staff in the OVCRGE for fiscal management, human resources, and research administration. The position will also coordinate closely with UW Business Services, including accounting and purchasing.

Director of Environmental Health & Safety and Sustainability, Foremost Farms USA – Baraboo, WI
Collaborating across the organization, this role is responsible for ensuring accident-free work environments protecting employees, caring for the environment, and minimizing waste from processes and products, while creating value for the customer. This position oversees the corporate sustainability strategy, ensures compliance with regulatory environmental and safety standards, and leads sustainability practices across operations from farm to customer.

Sustainability Coordinator, City of Sun Prairie – Sun Prairie, WI
The Sustainability Coordinator develops, coordinates, and promotes sustainability programs and policies to advance Sun Prairie’s sustainability profile. This position will advocate for and promote sustainability throughout the organization and in the community. The Sustainability Coordinator will develop metrics and targets for sustainability and energy, determine carbon footprint boundary, savings and avoidance in operations, services and infrastructure.

Other Opportunities

Student Jobs Board – UW–Madison

Student Jobs provides students access to thousands of part-time employment opportunities both through UW–Madison as well as businesses and families within the local community.

Wisconsin Scholarship Hub – UW–Madison

A list of scholarship opportunities available to students with information about the applications, deadlines, eligibility criteria, award amounts, donors, and more.

City of Madison Jobs

The City is looking for great people who want to make a real difference in their communities. Join the City of Madison and be part of a smart, innovative team looking to build a great city today and tomorrow.

Dane County Jobs

From Accountants to Zoo Keepers, Dane County Government has many different jobs available. We strive to recruit individuals who are passionate about making an impact on our communities.

Climate Corp Fellowships, Strategic Energy Innovations – Across the U.S.

Climate Corps is a full-time, paid 10-month fellowship program where participants receive extensive training & support, including monthly trainings and a personal development plan, to help them implement climate change resiliency projects in their community. Application deadlines vary by position.

Fund for the Public Interest – Madison, WI and other locations

Fund For the Public Interest is partnering with groups like Environment America to take on polluters, tackle climate change or get pesticides out of our food supply. These groups have recruited for 35 years to generate the people power they need to take on Exxon Mobil, Monsanto or other opposition and win. Students will get the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in grassroots organizing, learn valuable communication and leadership skills, and have the opportunity to plan and participate in a variety of campaign events.

Nelson Institute Scholarships – UW-Madison

Ongoing scholarships offered by the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies. Application deadlines vary.