Job Opportunity: Internship

Environmental Intern Job Opportunities

Posted: 04/10/2019

Rate: #13.00 per hour

The City of Sioux Falls Public Works Environmental and Sanitary Landfill Divisions are now accepting applications for an internship opportunity. This is a seasonal, non-benefitted position. The intern will assist the Sustainability Coordinator with the City’s internal and external sustainability initiatives and public education. The intern will also assist Environmental Division staff with routine monitoring and data management. In addition, the intern will assist the Landfill Division. The work schedule will be Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and will involve some weekend and evening shifts during events. The schedule will involve 40 hours per week for an approximate 3 month duration, May 31 to August 31, 2019. Dates are subject to the applicant’s schedule.

Duties will include a variety of activities including, but not limited to:

  • Assistance with environmental education and outreach
  • Landfill customer load monitoring, container placement complaints, and program research
  • Field inspections related to environmental programs

Duties are performed both indoors and outdoors with some physical work, in potentially high temperatures, humidity, wind, and rain. Students enrolled in an environmental-related curriculum as a full-time student at a college, university or vocational-technical school for the 2019/2020 semesters are preferred. EOE.

Applications for temporary employment are available online at or at Human Resources (224 West 9th Street, Sioux Falls, SD). Mail applications for employment to Human Resources, 224 West 9th Street, Sioux Falls, SD) or email

If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact Human Resources at 605-367-8740 or

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