Jobs and Internships Opportunities

Department administrators and Community Partners: If you have an internship or job announcement for our current students or alumni, please contact Thank you!


Recent Internship Opportunities (in order by application deadline date):

Economic Development Specialist Intern (Part-Time Paid Temp)

The Town of Sahuarita is looking to hire an Economic Development Specialist Intern (part-time paid temp). Under the general supervision of the Director, the position supports the planning and implementation of programs that further the Town’s economic development and place making strategies and goals. The position is responsible for analyzing trends and economic markets, supports sales presentations and prospect tours, and building resources that support small business development.  If the individual selected for this position performs well, there will be an opportunity to transition to full-time.

View full position description.

To apply, submit a professional resume and cover letter to Victor Gonzalez at The cover letter should express interest and experience, education, and/or skillsets relevant to the position.

Application Deadline: Open until filled; first reviews begin October 3rd.


California Legislative Analyst's Office

The California Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) is seeking applications for Graduate Internship (Summer 2023)Application deadline: October 7th

Please see the attached documents for details about the advertised positions. Visit their website for additional information and to watch a virtual recruitment panel webinar at


HACU National Internship Program - Spring 2023

The Hispanic Association of College and Universities (HACU) National Internship Program, a year-round internship program, is accepting applications for the Spring 2023 session. The PAID fall internship program dates are January 9-April 28, 2023. All majors welcome. Click here for additional details.

Application Deadline: October 31st


Education and Learning Intern - International Rescue Committee

Resettlement is at the heart of the IRC’s work with refugees. Services provided meet refugees’ basic needs for food, shelter and legal rights in the early, critical stages of the long-term resettlement process. All activities lay the foundation for clients to become self-sufficient and contribute positively to their new community. The Education and Learning Interns will assist the Education and Learning Case Manager in supporting refugee and asylee adults and children, meet their short-term and long-term education goals.  

View more details via Handshake.

Application Deadline: December 31st


Recent Job Opportunities (in order of application deadline date):

Graduate Assistant Positions

Graduate Associate, Research

Application Deadlines vary by position.


Graduate Student Instructional Assistant - UA CATalyst Studios

CATalyst Studios Student Instructional Assistant Worker will support instructional efforts within the CATalyst Studios at the University of Arizona Libraries. This dynamic and experiential learning space focuses on tinkering, prototyping, visualizing, experimenting, and fostering inclusive and community-driven experiences through specialized technology and expert assistance. The purpose of this position is to provide instructional support for curricular engagements, supporting the Experiential Learning Librarian and other CATalyst staff in delivering programming related to the technology and activities within the Maker Studio, VR/AR Studio and Data Studio. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds, disciplines, and levels of experience.

View full description via Handshake.

Application Deadline: October 5th


California Legislative Analyst's Office

The California Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) is seeking applications for Fiscal and Policy Analyst (Summer/Fall 2023)Priority application deadline: October 7th

Please see the attached documents for details about the advertised positions. Visit their website for additional information and to watch a virtual recruitment panel webinar at


Graduate Writing Tutor - Writing Center

The THINK TANK Writing Center supports the development of student writers throughout their whole career at the UA. Our peer tutors meet with undergraduate and graduate students to offer helpful feedback on any kind of writing at any stage in the process. Tutors conduct sessions and workshops both in person and online. This is a student-friendly, on-campus position with no prior tutoring experience required. This is a non-GA position with an hourly rate of $14.75/hr at 10hrs/wk.

View more details on this position here.

Apply at and email Dr. Shelly Hawthorne-Smith at


Community Development Director - Children's Advocacy Center of Southern Arizona

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Community Development Director is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with community stakeholders to support the mission of the Children's Advocacy Center (“The CAC”). Working closely with the Executive Director and the Board of Directors, the Community Development Director raises operational funds and secures in-kind donations through donor cultivation, special events, social media engagement, and major gift requests. This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities, but sits on the Management Team and participates in the CAC’s efforts toward diversity, equity, and inclusion for clients and our staff.

View full position description here.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Robbie Habtetsion at


Communications Engagement Coordinator - Children's Action Alliance

CAA is looking for a Communications Engagement Coordinator to develop communications and engagement strategies to mobilize communities and advocacy organizations across Arizona to take action in support of state and federal policy priorities. 

If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of children and families and you want to help shape Arizona’s future, check out the job postings for these opportunities and for more information. 

View current job postings here.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.


Fiscal Analyst - Joint Legislative Budget Committee

The office of the Joint Legislative Budget Committee provides a full range of non-partisan fiscal and program analysis for the Arizona State Legislature. They currently have openings for a Fiscal Analyst, which is primarily a entry level position. They seek individuals who have a Master's degree in Economics, Public Policy Analysis, Public Administration, Business Administration or a related field.

View full job description here.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.


Multiple job opportunities - City of Tucson

The City of Tucson is hiring for multiple positions in various departments. Our professional, friendly team is driven by the opportunity to make a difference in the community where we work and play. As a proud Equal Employment Opportunity/ADA compliant employer, we are committed to embracing, retaining, and developing an effective and diverse workforce dedicated to delivering high-quality services to the community of Tucson. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, which include medical, dental, vision, free life insurance, free long-term disability, paid sick leave, paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement, and a stable pension plan. All new employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, except when vaccination is not medically advised or violates your sincerely held religious beliefs, and those exceptions must be approved by the City of Tucson. Apply online at the link below.
City of Tucson jobs


Performance Auditor - Arizona Auditor General

The AZ Auditor General is looking for qualified candidates to fill their Performance Auditor positions.  Performance auditors look at State agencies and programs. Working in a mutually respectful team environment, you will learn about State agencies to understand their roles and responsibilities, evaluate how well they perform their responsibilities, research and identify best practices, and provide objective recommendations to improve their operations.

View full job details here.

Application Deadline: Open until filled (rolling basis)

Additional auditor positions with the Arizona Auditor General can be found here.


Arizona Governor's Office of Strategic Planning and Budgeting (OSPB)

OSPB is currently searching for Budget Analysts (full-time opportunities).

View information flyer for Budget Analyst here (link is external).

Application Deadline: Open until filled (rolling basis)


Many professional jobs in the public sector can also be found at


Page last updated 9/19/2022.