Internships

Powered by a staff of just one person, Evacuteer.org relies on our interns to accomplish-- and expand upon-- our mission goals! Interning with us for a semester (or longer) will provide you with a unique opportunity to build your network in public-private partnership roles, develop and refine your organization and communication skills, and gain critical, hands-on experience in the exciting and growing field of disaster management and mitigation!

Our interns have gone on to accept jobs with FEMA, state public health agencies, public and private emergency management agencies, as well as local and national NGOs.

Evacuteer Outreach Table- thanks, Doug!

We’re still seeking fall interns!

Apply now to join our team in 2019

2019 Fall internship opportunity: COMMUNITY outreach Coordinator

The deadline to submit your application for consideration in the fall has been extended until Friday, September 6th. Click the title above to view the position description, and apply by following the link below!

As an Evacuteer.org intern, you will:

  • Gain substantive professional experience and exposure to critical issues pertaining to the public sector and the field of disaster management

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of Evacuteer.org’s mission and our community-based approach to emergency preparedness

  • Advance critical projects and programs by planning, developing and coordinating with both public and private entities and organizations

  • Work closely with our staff to further public awareness of emergency preparedness procedures in the City of New Orleans

  • Assist in coordinating and developing community outreach projects, such as neighborhood canvassing and volunteer training events

Evacuteer gave me professional confidence, not only in public speaking and grant writing skills, but in my ability to roll with the punches and adapt to an imperfect world to get the job done.
— Anna Walton, Yale University intern

Participating academic institutions have included: