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Internships

Get invaluable work experience, and earn credits towards your degree!

A unique feature of our ENVS degree program is the 13-week internship, normally taken in the summer between year 3 and 4. With the ENVS Internship Coordinator's assistance, students are employed in the environmental sector according to their areas of interest and chosen concentration of study.

Read about our most recent work-experience interns below. 

Muriel Hogarth (History concentration)

Muriel Hogarth (History concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

LADY FLOWER GARDENS (LFG) Garden Summer Coordinator Position Description: Coordinated and built relationships with various community groups who participated in the upkeep of the garden, contact person…

Samantha Bauer (Business concentration)

Samantha Bauer (Business concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

BATTLE RIVER WATERSHED ALLIANCE (BRWA) Education and Outreach Assistant Position Description: Led field trips/nature camps based on watershed stewardship Planned and improved programs Planned and coordinated…

Rachel Bootsma (Business concentration)

Rachel Bootsma (Business concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

NORTH SASKATCHEWAN WATERSHED ALLIANCE (NSWA) Outreach Assistant Position Description: Attended events to educate the public about the watershed Coordinated new events General office work—excel spread…

Jesse Pattison (Biology concentration)

Jesse Pattison (Biology concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

THE KING’S UNIVERSITY DR. VISSCHER RESEARCH PROJECT Summer Research Assistant Position Description: Processed/categorized camera trap images of wildlife in Cooking Lake/Blackfoot Provincial Recreation…

Reuben Oostenbrink (Psychology concentration)

Reuben Oostenbrink (Psychology concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

U OF A BOTANICAL GARDENS, DEVON AB Environmental Educator Position Description: Educated young children on different aspects of nature at the gardens for ages pre-K to grade 12 Led educational birthday…

Thomas De Jong (Biology concentration)

Thomas De Jong (Biology concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

JUNIOR FOREST RANGERS PROGRAM—GOVERNMENT OF AB Junior Forest Ranger (JFR) Sub-Leader Position Description: Assisted in the direction and supervision of all crew members, work projects, recreational…

Jillian Vander Vinne (English concentration)

Jillian Vander Vinne (English concentration)

Posted on: Nov 10, 2020

WILD NORTH - Wildlife Rehabilitation Intern Position Description: Daily fed and performed general care of wildlife Calculated dosage and administered medication Intake and triage of injured wildlife Set…

Christopher Wood (English concentration)

Christopher Wood (English concentration)

Posted on: Nov 05, 2020

ALBERTA SENIORS COMMUNITIES AND HOUSING ASSOCIATION—ASCHA Videographer and Photographer Position Description: Social media Management Video creation for web page Communication and public relations Website…

    Our Environmental Studies grads get jobs as:

  • Agriculturalists
  • Agronomists
  • Conservation Officers
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Environmental Planners
  • Forestry Technicians
  • Mining and Natural Resource Managers
  • Recycling Officers

    Our Environmental Studies grads go on to study:

  • Environmental Developing
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Fish & Wildlife Conservation and Management
  • Geoscience
  • Law