Careers/Internships

Join our team and be part of ending the Global Water Crisis!

We love coming to work everyday and you could too. Here’s why:

Purpose

We are a group of hard-working, committed professionals who find purpose in ending the Global Water Crisis! From engineers to marketing professionals we are all driven by this common goal and will do whatever it takes to make it a reality!

Culture

We love our jobs and we love working with each other. Sometimes we go rock climbing together, other times we snowshoe. Every Friday morning we come together for an hour of bible study and once a month we head out of the office for our “Thursday Afternoon Club.” Work hard, play hard is a part of our culture and we take it very seriously. Oh, and we’re dog friendly too!

Location

Mountains! City! Yay! We think Denver is the best city in the country and we think you’ll agree. Our office is located in Golden, Colorado, sitting in between downtown Denver and the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.

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Employment Opportunities

Current Openings

We currently do not have any open positions. We happily accept resumes at info@healingwaters.org

Join our 2019 Summer Internship Cohort!

Our 10-week summer internship program gives college students an opportunity to gain professional experience, have meaningful impact and explore their skills with an established international non-profit. Our summer cohort consists of talented students who want to gain a deeper understanding of the work that Healing Waters is doing, why we are doing it and to provoke personal and spiritual growth and development as part of the internship experience.

Marketing & Development Internship Opportunities

Graphic Design & Video Storytelling Intern

In this role, you will be working with the Healing Waters Marketing & Development team and the Program team by creating and designing compelling content that helps tell the stories and processes of HWI. This internship requires you to be flexible in this role and be able to move from task-to-task while remaining organized. We are looking for someone creative and highly motivated to take initiative and to stay within brand guidelines. Some of the activities you will be performing with this internship include, but are not limited to:

  • Produce short videos for marketing campaigns
  • Prepare and edit videos for presentations
  • Capture short clips of interviews in simple studio environment
  • Create original content
  • Produce content for web, print & social purposes
  • Create original content
    • Event materials
    • Promotional materials

 

Requirements

Strong proficiency with Final Cut Pro X or Adobe Premiere or AVID

Proficiency with producing edited video from raw material

Strong proficiency with Adobe CC

Proficiency with Lightroom CC a plus

Ability to collaborate and work independently

*Will need to show examples of work.

Grants & Fundraising Intern

In this role, you will be serving the Healing Waters Marketing & Development team by assisting with fundraising and development efforts through grant writing, written proposals and identifying key donors. Some of the activities you will be performing with this internship include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Assist in developing targeted messages to donors
  • Identifying new funding avenues
  • Assisting with writing grants and proposals
  • Research potential partnerships
  • Identify potential key donors and creative funding avenues
  • Copywriting and copy editing

 

Requirements

Excellent writing and research skills

Creative thinking and problem-solving

Detail-oriented

Ability to collaborate and work independently

Very timely and organized

Skilled with Microsoft Office Suite

Junior or Senior- level Undergraduate or Graduate Student Preferred

  • International Development Program
  • Global Affairs

Program Internship Opportunities

App Developer

In this role, you will create an Android App for Healing Waters site managers to track expenses and revenues, calculate daily and monthly reports, and sync with an online database. The app will be multi-lingual (select a language, and it displays all text in that language). All content and logic will be provided by Healing Waters, we just need someone to write the code and set up the app. We are looking for someone creative and highly motivated to take initiative.

We’re looking with someone with some experience creating android apps. The internship may also involve making some improvements to our equipment operators app. Work can be done remotely if desired, touching base weekly with our Program team to review and plan.

Requirements

Detail-oriented, timely, and organized

Experience in creating Android apps

Willing to bring new ideas to the table

Ability to collaborate and work independently

Data Visualization Intern

In this role, you will work alongside and support the Program Department. Healing Waters has recently revamped the way we collect data from our projects, which now will leave us with much more information about our work. We need to find how to use that data to best communicate our work and impact to different stakeholders and wider audiences. This internship would have one foot in the development side and the other in the program department. It is best for someone who is visually artistic and also comfortable with data.

 

  • Explore different effective ways to communicate data
  • Consistently stay with the HWI brand
  • Create the visualizations (infographics to interactive graphs)

 

Requirements

Detail-oriented, timely, and organized

Analytical thinking

Experience in data visualization or creating visual content

Willing to bring new ideas to the table

Ability to collaborate and work independently

Impact Analysis experience is a plus

Web design experience is a plus

WASH Research Intern

We are always looking to improve and gain a greater understanding of the WASH landscape. In this role, we are seeking an individual with research experience to research various topics for the Programs team.

Topics would include:

  • Best practices in collecting health data or showing health impacts from WASH interventions
  • Best practices in sanitation interventions in Latin America
  • Global supply chains and sourcing water treatment components
  • Survey data analysis

 

Requirements

Detail-oriented, timely, and organized

Experience researching and synthesizing information

Willing to bring new ideas to the table

Ability to collaborate and work independently

Experience in WASH is desired but not necessary

Notable Dates & Information

Summer Internship Program

16 hours a week in-office commitment (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday office hour options)

Application Open Date: January 4, 2019

Application Deadlines: March 1, 2019 (decision by March 30)

In-Office Internship Duration: June 10 – August 16, 2019

 

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