Jobs & Internships

This job board serves to connect students and professionals with water-related internships and 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 $12.32/hour. We are seeking water-related positions only.

Employer Job Title Location Date Posted Closing Date
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership Rio Grande Program Coordinator Office location is remote, but candidates must be based in the Santa Fe region of New Mexico 05/12/2022 Open until filled
City of Fort Collins Water Supply Operator Fort Collins, CO 05/12/2022 Open until filled
City of Loveland Utility Water Division Manager (PE required) Loveland, CO 05/12/2022 5/23/2022 at 12 pm MST
City of Aurora Wastewater Treatment Operator A Aurora, CO 05/12/2022 Open until filled
City of Aurora Chief Water Treatment Plant Operator Aurora, CO 05/12/2022 Open until filled
NREL Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship Program at NREL Golden, CO 05/12/2022 Open until filled
CSU Spur CSU Spur Internship Denver, CO 05/12/2022 Open until filled
Engineering Analytics Project Engineer – Water Rights Engineer
Fort Collins, CO 04/19/2022 Open until filled
Brown and Caldwell Water Resources Project Manager (Water Rights) Denver, CO or Lakewood, CO 04/06/2022 Open until filled
City of Thornton INTERN I/II/III – WATER RESOURCES Thornton, CO 04/10/2022 Open until filled
City of Greeley Civil Engineer I-II – Water, Wastewater and Water Resources Infrastructure Greeley, CO 04/25/2022 Open until filled
The Institute for Water & Watersheds Post Doctoral Scholar in Groundwater Resources Corvallis, Oregon and Hermiston, Oregon (HAREC) 04/25/2022 5/30/2022
Center for Environmental Justice Research and Development Associate Fort Collins, CO 04/15/2022 5/18/2022
Colorado Water Center Associate Director Fort Collins, CO 04/15/2022 5/23/2022