How to Hire a DPES Student

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The DPES Internship Team offers a full-service operation to facilitate your hiring needs from start to finish. Let us be your one-stop-shop for hiring student talent.

Our exclusive job board opens annually on December 1. Employers are encouraged to post early to have access to the most robust talent pool possible. 

Undergraduate students are available for co-op work terms in the Fall (September to December), Winter (January to April) and/or Summer (May to August) semesters. Graduate students within the Master of Environmental Science (MEnvSc) program are available to take on work terms that begin in the Summer semester of each year and can be hired for a variety of work term lengths depending on your needs.

Hire a DPES Intern in 4 easy steps: 

  1. Submit a job posting using our form or email a copy of your job description/poster.
  2. Receive your complete application package within as little as 1 week.
  3. Choose your candidate(s) to interview and we can schedule your interviews.
  4. Extend an offer to your selected candidate(s).

The DPES Internship Team is pleased to assist with any or all stages of the recruitment process. Some of the ways in which we can assist employer partners include: 

  • Developing a job description 
  • Advertising internship opportunities to current students and/or recent alumni 
  • Sending batch delivery of applications 
  • Scheduling interviews with your chosen candidates (virtually, on-site or on-campus)
  • Extending offers of employment 
  • Exploring suitable funding opportunities

Submit a job posting