Internship Opportunities

Available Internships

From time to time the Community Development Department hires interns to assist with various planning projects and research tasks. Any internships for which we are currently accepting applications will be listed on this page, along with contact information and a link to a job description.

Energy Efficiency Internship

The Energy Efficiency Intern will assist in implementing Cambridge’ Georgetown University Energy Prize (GUEP) Program Plan to achieve significant energy savings throughout the community including the residential building sector, low-income residents, and municipal facilities. The selected candidate will help increase awareness of the GUEP in Cambridge by developing and disseminating outreach material through established community networks and attending/presenting at events with community organizations such as youth groups, residential associations, faith based groups, and others. The selected candidate will maintain CEA’s website and will also be responsible for creating content and updating our Warm Home Cool Planet community blog and other social media sites. In addition, the selected candidate will perform research on energy efficiency technologies and behavioral change strategies to help prioritize and quantify the impact of GUEP-related initiatives.

For more information and how to apply, see the full description of the position.  

Transportation Planning Internship

The selected candidate will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks with a focus on transportation with work on the bicycle program, bike share, traffic calming program, bicycle/pedestrian studies, and other areas as needed. In addition, the candidate will provide basic administrative support to these programs and other activities as needed in the division.

For more information and how to apply, see the full description of the position.