Jobs & Internships

HEAL Utah is an environmental nonprofit that uses grassroots campaigns and policy-side tactics to protect Utah’s natural beauty and our health from environmental threats. We work throughout Utah on clean air, renewable energy, climate change, and nuclear waste issues.

We are proud of our origins as grassroots activists and continue to depend on our supporters to remain vigilant in identifying and resisting environmental threats to the health if Utahans. We ensure that the HEAL community is mobilized by providing education and advocacy trainings and creating avenues for individual voices to be heard.

By working with us, you will learn the art of grassroots campaigning, develop political advocacy skills, gain scientific environmental knowledge and expertise, and get to play with our office dogs. We are looking for capable, dynamic, committed, experienced, and passionate individuals. If you are ready to champion our issues and innovate for a better future, apply to one of our open jobs or internships today!

Please click to drop down menus below to learn about current opportunities.

Fall Application Deadline: August 16 (Outreach and Research Internship)
Spring Application Deadline: December 10 (Legislative Internship)
Summer Application Deadline: April 16

Are you passionate about helping promote renewable energy and protecting Utah from dirty air and radioactive waste?  Do you want to support this work by helping expand one of Utah’s premier grassroots advocacy organizations? Are you interested in getting hands-on experience in non-profit fundraising, marketing, policy, lobbying, outreach, and more?

The fall and spring internship both involve outreach and research. However, the spring internship will include work at the Utah Capitol during the legislative session.

HEAL UTAH IS SEEKING AN INTERN TO HELP WITH THE FOLLOWING PROJECTS:
  • Helping us reach new supporters around the state, via outreach events
  • Attending legislative meetings and lobbying in support of clean air and clean energy bills
  • Joining HEAL staff at the Capitol during the legislative session and managing citizen lobbyists and other volunteers
  • Researching and writing to support our campaigns, such as: working to transition as quickly as possible away from dirty coal power plants, pushing renewable energy, and fighting for solutions to Utah’s air pollution problem.
  • Assisting with HEAL Utah events, including press conferences, regulatory hearings and quarterly HEAL community educational nights.
  • Ongoing organizational tasks, such as helping engage dozens of HEAL volunteers, manage our list of over 20,000 existing supporters and help cultivate hundreds of new supporters.

We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter. Successful applicants will be passionate about Utah’s health and environment, outgoing, disciplined, determined problem-solvers, and have an engaging personality. Preference will be given to those with a background in environmental issues, public policy, research, public speaking, activism, non-profits, fundraising, and marketing.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Passion for HEAL Utah’s work and dedication to helping us grow
  • Ability to commit roughly 10-12 hours per week from approximately early January – mid-May, mid-August to mid-December or 15 hours per week from mid-May – mid-August
  • Available some weekends and evenings
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Available from 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday-Friday for the majority of internship hours
COMPENSATION:

Interns will be paid a $500 stipend.

DEADLINES:

Submit: (1) A detailed cover letter explaining your fit, (2) A resume describing a prior relevant experience, and (3) one or two names whom we can call for references to jobs@healutah.org. We will conduct interviews for selected candidates shortly after the application period closes. Questions can be directed to: Noah at noah@healutah.org or 801-355-5055.

Summer Deadline: April 16

Are you passionate about helping promote renewable energy and protecting Utah from dirty air and nuclear waste? Do you want to support this work by helping expand one of Utah’s premier grassroots advocacy organizations? Are you interested in getting hands-on experience in non-profit fundraising, marketing, outreach and more?

HEAL Utah is seeking a summer intern to help with the following projects:

  • Help us reach new supporters around the state, via outreach events (Farmers Markets, Music Festivals, Street Festivals, Etc.)
  • Research and writing to support our campaigns, such as: Working to transition as quickly as possible away from dirty coal power plants; Pushing renewable energy; Fighting for solutions to Utah’s dirty air problem.
  • Ongoing organizational tasks, such as helping engage dozens of HEAL volunteers, manage our list of over 15,000 existing supporters and help cultivate hundreds of new supporters.
  • Assist with HEAL Utah events, including press conferences, regulatory hearings and quarterly HEAL community educational nights.

We are looking for a highly-motivated self-starter. Successful applicants will be: passionate about Utah’s health and environment; outgoing; disciplined; be determined problem-solvers; have an engaging personality. Preference will be given to those with a background in environmental issues, public policy, public speaking, activism, non-profits, fundraising, and marketing.

Requirements:
1) Passion for HEAL Utah’s work and dedication to helping us grow
2) Must Have a Car
3) Ability to commit 15 hours per week from mid May – mid August.
4) Available some weekends and evenings
5) Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Compensation:

Interns will be paid a $500 stipend.

Deadlines:
Submit: (1) A detailed cover letter explaining your fit, (2) A resume describing prior relevant experience, and (3) one or two names whom we can call for references to jobs@healutah.org. We will conduct interviews for selected candidates shortly the closing date. Questions can be directed to Noah at noah@healutah.org or 801-355-5055.