Internship Opportunities

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The Intern Experience

Here’s a glimpse into what our interns do. From monkey walks to social media marketing and to community building, the internship experience varies depending on your learning objectives as well as JGIS’ current plans.

Working With Us

Through JGIS’ internship programme, we strive to provide a fulfilling and enriching internship experience for our interns. Our interns work independently and collaboratively on a wide range of projects and tasks that aim to allow them to fulfil their personal goals and discover their strengths and interests.

Requirements/Expectations

Tertiary students (18 years old and above)

Keen interest in environmental, conservation and wildlife or humanitarian issues

Able to intern for a minimum of 2 months

Passionate and driven

Full-time or part-time arrangements are possible

What’s In It For You?

Invaluable work experience and knowledge

Supportive and encouraging mentors and friendships

Letter of completion provided upon successful fulfilment of internship

Available Positions

Events & Operations Volunteer

Requirements

  • Have knowledge and understanding of meeting and event planning principles, requirements, procedures, and available resources
  • Negotiation skillsets with stakeholders (e.g. suppliers/event partners/volunteers)
  • Strong leadership and people-management skills
  • Growth-oriented mindset
Filmmaker

Requirements

  • Must be willing to volunteer for at least 16 weeks and willing to work flexible hours
  • Must have a background in either of the following:
    • Digital animation
    • Videography and video editing
    • Preferably to have experience in the following programs:
      • Adobe AfterEffects
      • TVPaint
      • Keyshot/Blender/Animaker
      • iMovie and/or Windows Movie Maker
  • Having the necessary software and equipment needed for everything in production and post-production is an advantage
Events & Operations Volunteer

Requirements

  • Have knowledge and understanding of meeting and event planning principles, requirements, procedures, and available resources
  • Negotiation skillsets with stakeholders (e.g. suppliers/event partners/volunteers)
  • Strong leadership and people-management skills
  • Growth-oriented mindset
Filmmaker

Requirements

  • Must be willing to volunteer for at least 16 weeks and willing to work flexible hours
  • Must have a background in either of the following:
    • Digital animation
    • Videography and video editing
    • Preferably to have experience in the following programs:
      • Adobe AfterEffects
      • TVPaint
      • Keyshot/Blender/Animaker
      • iMovie and/or Windows Movie Maker
  • Having the necessary software and equipment needed for everything in production and post-production is an advantage

Internship Application

If you are interested in volunteering with JGIS, please fill in this form and include your resume/CV, indicating your availability and which committee(s) fit in your areas of interest.

What Our Interns Have Worked On

Extinct Animals 200th Anniversary

Monkey Guarding

60th Anniversary of Gombe

Jane’s Birthday

Volunteer Appreciation Day 2018

International Primate Day

Here’s To The Last Straw

The Value of Poop

SAVE Club

Roots & Shoots Conference 2017

Monkey Walk with Jane Goodall

Eco-Literacy in SCGS

Raffles Banded Langur Survey

Science Titans Week