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

Check back regularly for new opportunities as they become available.

  • No opportunities at present.


Through paid, on-campus work opportunities UBC students are able to develop professional skills while pursuing their education and contributing to campus sustainability.

On-campus work experiences enrich and complement course-based learning. They enable you to benefit from mentorship opportunities, expand your network, develop new skills, and take on new responsibilities.

Work Learn positions for fall 2019 will open for application in August. 

You can find out more about Work Learn positions, and apply at Careers Online. Please note Work Learn eligibility is required, unless otherwise noted.

Campus + Community Planning

  • No opportunities at present.

UBC Sustainability Initiative

  • No opportunities at present.

UBC Climate Hub Initiative

  • No opportunities at present.



Post-doctoral fellowships and other opportunities 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.

  • No opportunities at present.