This job board serves to connect students with water-related internships and also share water-related job opportunities in Colorado. Water is a broad and ever-expanding field and this posting service features opportunities in many subject areas including ecology, engineering, fish and wildlife, and natural resources. These locally-based positions will help you gain valuable work experience, explore your interests, and/or discover your career path. Take a look at the postings below and follow the employer’s instructions to apply.

Applicant: Please follow the instructions in each posting and apply directly to the organization that is hiring. The Colorado Water Center does not process any applications for the positions on this job board.

Employers: Please contact us if you would like to post an internship or job announcement. There is no charge for this service. We reserve the right to decline your posting if it is inappropriate or does not comply with the Colorado minimum wage of $12.00/hour. We are seeking water-related positions only.

EmployerJob TitleLocationDate PostedClosing Date
Colorado Water CenterGraphic Design CSU Student PositionFort Collins, CO9/17/2020Open until filled
Soldier Canyon Filter PlantWater Resource SpecialistFort Collins, CO9/17/2020Open until filled
USGS Colorado Water Science CenterHydrologistLakewood, CO9/15/20209/21/2020 or until 35 applications received
Colorado Department of Public Health & EnvironmentEngineer-In-Training IIDenver, CO9/9/20209/23/2020
Water for Colorado CoalitionCommunications CoordinatorDenver, CO9/8/20209/30/2020 or Open until filled
Colorado Water Conservation BoardFloodplain Mapping CoordinatorDenver, CO9/2/20209/18/2020
National Renewable Energy LaboratoryWater Power Technoeconomic Engineer / AnalystBoulder, CO8/26/2020Open until filled
Southwestern Water Conservation DistrictGeneral ManagerDurango, CO8/20/20209/25/2020
Select Energy ServicesWater Transfer ForemanGreeley, CO8/13/2020Open until filled
Select Energy ServicesWater Transfer OperatorGreeley, CO8/13/2020Open until filled
City of BoulderWater Distribution System Operator - Trainee & 1-4Boulder, CO8/12/2020Open until filled
Northern WaterSenior Water Quality Engineer Berthoud, CO7/24/2020Open until filled
National Renewable Energy Laboratory's (NREL) Food-Energy-Water Systems Analysis (Year-round) Graduate Student InternGolden, CO6/10/2020Open until filled
Future EarthFuture Earth Network AssociateBoulder, CO6/1/2020Open until filled
Wyoming Department of Environmental QualityNatural Resources AnalystCheyenne, WY4/10/2020Open until filled
Aurora Water GIS InternAurora, CO12/17/2019No Closing Date
Institute for the Built Environment at CSUPaid InternFort Collins, CO4/30/2019Accepted on rolling basis
Open Water FoundationSoftware, GIS, & Water Resources Engineering Intern(s)Fort Collins, CO7/17/2018Open until filled
TriLynx SystemsSystems/Software/Support Engineer(s)Fort Collins, CO7/17/2018Open until filled