Employment opportunities that relate to sustainability may be found across many of our faculties, departments, and student groups. At UBC’s Sustainability Initiative, we curate some of these opportunities below, and recommend you check UBC’s Staff and Faculty careers website regularly.


UBC Staff and Faculty opportunities that support sustainability include activities related to operations, teaching, learning, research, communications, engagement and community development.

UBC Staff & Faculty career opportunities are posted on the UBC Careers website.

Check back regularly for new opportunities as they become available.



Develop professional skills while pursuing your education and contributing to campus sustainability. On-campus paid work experiences are open to undergraduate and graduate students and enrich and complement course-based learning. Gain tangible experience and mentorship opportunities while expanding your networks.

Work Learn 

Work Learn positions available for Summer 2020 will be posted on Careers Online between March 9th to March 23rd. Check back soon for sustainability related Work Learn job postings. 

Sustainability Scholars 

Learn more about paid internships available and application deadlines for UBC's Sustainability Scholars Program



Post-doctoral fellowships and other opportunities provide the opportunity for qualified academics to apply their expertise to applied research in support of UBC’s Sustainability Initiative.

As research opportunities evolve, UBC’s Sustainability Initiative may offer a number of research-based roles. Check back regularly for more opportunities as they become available.