The Community Programs Volunteer Intern will support the Community Programs Department and will coordinate logistics and volunteers associated with volunteer programs and all community events, including countywide beach, inland, and community cleanups. This position reports directly to the Community Programs Coordinator and/or Community Events Coordinator.

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Unpaid Internship

INTERNSHIP DATES: Course of semester/ongoing

TIME COMMITMENT: 6-15 hours per week, including weekend events

General Duties Include:

  • Assist with coordination of I Love A Clean San Diego’s community events and programs
  • Promote community events including collateral and website updates
  • Attend community cleanups and events
  • Manage Community Programs supplies, including preparation, inventory, and proper and timely breakdown/storage
  • Fostering positive relationships with community groups, local media, elected officials, and other parties who can assist ILACSD in fulfilling its mission and supply funding
  • Professional and accurate representation of I Love A Clean San Diego
  • Assist other departments as needed

Position Requirements:

  • I Love A Clean San Diego internships are available to college students working toward course credits
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Commitment to working in a team environment
  • Ability to interact with diverse groups of people
  • Effective communication skills for diverse audiences
  • Knowledge of environmental challenges facing San Diego County and/or desire to learn more
  • Reliable transportation
  • Weekend availability
  • Ability to lift 30-40lbs
  • Bilingual Spanish/English preferred

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter in PDF format to Carly Keen at