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Student Employee Positions

Sustainability Student Employees are committed to making sustainability a part of the UVA community. The students work in teams to address four key areas of sustainability: Recycling, Energy & Water, Student Outreach and UVA Sustainability Promotion. Through various events and programs, the student employees coordinate & communicate the University’s sustainability efforts and educate their peers on ways to be more sustainable. Student employees will work to support Sustainability Program projects and report to the Sustainability Outreach Program Manager.

Student employees work in teams to coordinate major university-wide outreach events and identify new and creative programming to increase sustainability awareness.

Several positions will become open for Fall 2017, with four hours of minimum work required each week. In addition, a required, weekly one-hour meeting will be scheduled during normal business hours. Student Employees can work up to 20 hours a week. The positions pays $9.00 an hour.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have some of the following qualifications and experience.

  • Comfortable standing out and reaching out to others
  • Passion for sustainability and working with departments and individuals at UVA
  • Responsible time managers
  • Positive, excited attitude

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to, with the position you are applying for in the subject line. You can also apply on Handshake by searching job #701291

Application deadline: April 23