Jobs

The Yale Office of Sustainability is seeking part-time student positions. See below for more details.

Graphic Design Assistant

SSC Old Campus Sustainability Coordinator

SSC Residential College Coordinator


Graphic Design Assistant

The Yale Office of Sustainability seeks an intern to assist with the graphic design of a wide range of Office of Sustainability materials. This includes designing or updating sustainability infographics, fact sheets, interactive tutorials, graphs and charts. The ability and interest to create engaging educational videos is not required but appreciated. The intended audiences for these materials will include staff, faculty, students, alumni, and the community at large.

The ideal candidate for this position is a self-starter with proven design skills and comfort with graphic design programs. You must have a high level of understanding using the following programs:

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign

Please send a portfolio, cover letter and resume to sarah.compton@yale.edu.


SSC Old Campus Sustainability Coordinator

The Office of Sustainability is seeking enthusiastic and driven freshmen living on Old Campus to represent the Office of Sustainability as members of the Sustainability Service Corps (SSC) - a group of 29 undergraduate students who are trained to implement sustainability initiatives on the Yale Campus. Freshmen Coordinators will serve as part of a team under a team leader and will be responsible for implementing sustainability initiatives on Old Campus. Excellent communication and writing skills are a must. Applicants should be willing to become active and engaged members of their college. Strong people skills required. Previous experience with sustainability preferred. The paid position will be offered for both the fall and the spring semesters. Applicants must reside on Old Campus.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend regular meetings with SSC Residential College Coordinators
  • Attend regular meetings with Freshmen Counselors
  • Attend bimonthly meetings at the Yale Office of Sustainability with the entire Sustainability Service Corps
  • Implement sustainability initiatives organized by the Yale Office of Sustainability on Old Campus
  • Serve as a resource on all environmental and sustainability issues to freshmen living on Old Campus

Applicants should submit a resume and brief cover letter to sarah.compton@yale.edu.


SSC Residential College Coordinator

The Office of Sustainability is seeking enthusiastic and driven individuals to represent the Office of Sustainability in Davenport, Pierson, Timothy Dwight, and Morse Colleges, as members of the Sustainability Service Corps (SSC) - a group of 29 undergraduate students who are trained to implement sustainability initiatives on the Yale Campus. Coordinators will serve as part of a team under two team leaders and will be held accountable for sustainability initiatives within their residential colleges. We are looking for people with excellent communication and writing skills who are willing to become active and engaged members of their residential college. Strong people skills are a must. Previous experience working in the residential college preferred, but not required. The paid position will be offered for both the fall and the spring semesters. Applicants should be residents of Davenport, Pierson, Timothy Dwight, and Morse Colleges, respectively. 

Responsibilities:

  • Attend weekly College Council and/or Student Activities Committee meetings
  • Attend weekly Residential College Sustainability Team meetings
  • Attend bimonthly meetings at the Yale Office of Sustainability with the entire Sustainability Service Corps
  • Interact regularly with key stakeholders of the college, including, but not limited to Master, Dean, Facilities Manager, Operations Manager, Dining Hall Manager
  • Implement sustainability initiatives organized by the Yale Office of Sustainability in the residential college
  • Serve as a resource on all environmental and sustainability issues to residential college students

Applicants should submit a resume and brief cover letter to sarah.compton@yale.edu.