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With ongoing expansion of our programs in the U.S. and developing countries, buildOn is always looking for team players to help us empower the youth of the world.


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Boston, MA


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Job Openings

Chicago, IL

Trek Intern (Paid)

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Intern in our Chicago region. As buildOn’s Trek Intern, you will become fully immersed in what it take to work in a social enterprise community supporting international travel. Trek is an intensive international cultural-immersion service learning trip in which selected students from buildOn’s Service Learning Program travel to a buildOn partner country for approximately 2 weeks, live with a host family and work in solidarity with the community to build a school. The Trek Intern’s primary focus is to support the buildOn Trek program for our Service Learning Programs. Trek interns will also have the opportunity to travel on Trek as an Adult Support to the Trek Coordinator. This is an amazing opportunity for an outgoing and creative individual who has a proven passion for service and interest in international travel.
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Digital Marketing Intern (Unpaid)

buildOn is seeking passionate, motivated, and dedicated intern in our Chicago region. As buildOn’s Digital Marketing Intern you will hone your skills in inbound marketing, content marketing and storytelling to help grow the buildOn movement and end the education crisis across the globe. This unpaid internship is a great opportunity to enhance marketing skills applicable in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors, while contributing to meaningful social change.
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Program Intern (Unpaid)

buildOn is seeking passionate, motivated, and dedicated intern for our service learning program at Benito Juarez Community Academy, located in the Pilsen neighborhood. Within this role, you will empower 50 youth per week to lift up their communities through community service & service learning. The intern will oversee buildOn service programming at Benito Juarez, in conjunction with a full-time buildOn staff member as your supervisor and mentor. Within this role, the intern will recruit students to attend service projects, manage day-to-day logistics of the buildOn program, and plan creative and meaningful service opportunities for students. Interns can receive school credit for participating in this internship and will gain valuable hands-on experience.
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Job Openings

Detroit, MI

Trek Intern (Paid)

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Intern in our Detroit region. As buildOn’s Trek Intern, you will become fully immersed in what it take to work in a social enterprise community supporting international travel. Trek is an intensive international cultural-immersion service learning trip in which selected students from buildOn’s Service Learning Program travel to a buildOn partner country for approximately 2 weeks, live with a host family and work in solidarity with the community to build a school. The Trek Intern’s primary focus is to support the buildOn Trek program for our Service Learning Programs. Trek interns will also have the opportunity to travel on Trek as an Adult Support to the Trek Coordinator. This is an amazing opportunity for an outgoing and creative individual who has a proven passion for service and interest in international travel.
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Job Openings

New York City, NY

Trek Intern (Paid)

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Intern in our New York region. As buildOn’s Trek Intern, you will become fully immersed in what it take to work in a social enterprise community supporting international travel. Trek is an intensive international cultural-immersion service learning trip in which selected students from buildOn’s Service Learning Program travel to a buildOn partner country for approximately 2 weeks, live with a host family and work in solidarity with the community to build a school. The Trek Intern’s primary focus is to support the buildOn Trek program for our Service Learning Programs. Trek interns will also have the opportunity to travel on Trek as an Adult Support to the Trek Coordinator. This is an amazing opportunity for an outgoing and creative individual who has a proven passion for service and interest in international travel.
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Job Openings

San Francisco, CA

Service Learning Program Intern (Paid)

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Service Learning Program Intern in our Bay Area region. The Service Learning Program Intern will oversee buildOn service programming at one of our partner high school. Within this role, the intern will recruit students to attend service projects and will secure meaningful service opportunities for students and will lead the students through these opportunities. This is a great opportunity to contribute to meaningful social change!
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Trek Intern (Paid)

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Intern in our SF/Bay Area, CA region. As buildOn’s Trek Intern, you will become fully immersed in what it take to work in a social enterprise community supporting international travel. Trek is an intensive international cultural-immersion service learning trip in which selected students from buildOn’s Service Learning Program travel to a buildOn partner country for approximately 2 weeks, live with a host family and work in solidarity with the community to build a school. The Trek Intern’s primary focus is to support the buildOn Trek program for our Service Learning Programs. Trek interns will also have the opportunity to travel on Trek as an Adult Support to the Trek Coordinator. This is an amazing opportunity for an outgoing and creative individual who has a proven passion for service and interest in international travel.
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Job Openings

Stamford, CT

Chief Financial Officer

buildOn, an established and highly-regarded non-profit organization that works to address the education crisis here in the United States and in developing countries around the world, is seeking a Chief Financial Officer to lead the global Finance team. This individual will set the vision and direction for both short and long term budgeting, analysis and forecasting in strategic alignment with a high growth social enterprise with operations across the United States and in seven developing countries. The CFO will report directly to the CEO, will interact with the national Board of Directors, and be an important member of the Senior Leadership Team. This person will balance a strong vision for a growing finance team with a hands-on approach to managing the financial operations and human resources of a fast-paced $16M organization. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, driven nonprofit finance leader!
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Learning Director

buildOn, an established and highly-regarded non-profit organization that works to address the education crisis here in the United States and in developing countries around the world, is seeking an experienced Learning Director. Our new Learning Director will have the opportunity to work directly with buildOn’s CEO and partner with the executive leadership team to develop a best-in-class learning platform, establishing the organization as the foremost in talent and leadership development. Through these efforts the Learning Director will help to improve performance, and strengthen direction, alignment and commitment around our mission; uniting the organization as ONE buildOn.
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Human Resources Coordinator

buildOn, an established and highly-regarded non-profit organization that works to address the education crisis here in the United States and in developing countries around the world, is seeking an experienced professional to join the Human Resources Team as a Human Resources Coordinator. The HR Coordinator will be responsible for providing a full spectrum of administrative Human Resources services and support to the organization. The ideal candidate is a proactive learner that can manage multiple priorities, has superior organizational skills, maintains an enthusiastic and professional attitude, and can excels in a fast-paced high performance environment. He or she must also be a self-starter and excited to take on challenges independently and professionally. This is an exciting opportunity for a smart, proactive team player who is excited to make a significant contribution to our movement!
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Trek Intern (Paid)

buildOn is seeking a passionate, motivated, and dedicated Trek Intern in our Stamford, CT region. As buildOn’s Trek Intern, you will become fully immersed in what it take to work in a social enterprise community supporting international travel. Trek is an intensive international cultural-immersion service learning trip in which selected students from buildOn’s Service Learning Program travel to a buildOn partner country for approximately 2 weeks, live with a host family and work in solidarity with the community to build a school. The Trek Intern’s primary focus is to support the buildOn Trek program for our Service Learning Programs. Trek interns will also have the opportunity to travel on Trek as an Adult Support to the Trek Coordinator. This is an amazing opportunity for an outgoing and creative individual who has a proven passion for service and interest in international travel.
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Human Resources Intern (Unpaid)

buildOn is seeking a motivated Human Resource intern who wants to work in Human Resources. The HR intern will work closely with and support buildOn’s Human Resource Manager with a diverse set of roles that will build their expertise and provide hands-on experience in the various aspects of Human Resources. Our HR Manager is looking to mentor a student who will help on a wide variety of HR functions
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