UNESCO Job Vacancy: Water and Environmental Science unit, Jakarta


We have an opening for an internship at WES unit in UNESCO Office Jakarta

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We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join us as an intern at the Water and Environmental Science Unit - UNESCO Office in Jakarta (CLICK HERE) through our internship programme. The intern will be based in Jakarta, Indonesia, with the duration of internship of a minimum of 3 (three) months.

While we have a flexible starting date within this year, our preference would be to start as soon as possible. You will find more information about the internship HERE

Interested candidates must send us an updated resume at the following email: [email protected] for a screening process. If selected, the candidate will then be required to follow up with a formal online application.

The general requirements for the internship are available below:

Who can apply?

You can apply for an internship if:
  • You have completed your full-time university studies (bachelor's degree or equivalent) at a university or equivalent institution prior to commencing the assignment; or
  • You are enrolled in a graduate programme (second university degree or Master's degree or equivalent, or higher), at the time of application; or
  • You have recently graduated with a university degree (first or second degree as defined above), within the last 12 months.
What are the requirements?
  • Age: You must be at least 20 years old to apply.
  • Languages: You should have an excellent command, both written and spoken, of English.
  • Computer skills: You must have an excellent knowledge of computer systems and office-related software.
  • Team player: You should be able to work well in a team and adapt to an international working environment.
  • Communication skills: You should possess strong interpersonal and communication skills.
What do you need to prepare?
  • Visa: You should obtain any necessary visas.
  • Travel: You must arrange and finance your travel to the location where you will undertake your internship.
  • Medical insurance: You must show proof of a comprehensive health insurance valid in the country where you will undertake your internship and for the entire period of the internship.
  • Medical certificate: Before the beginning of your internship, you must provide a medical certificate indicating you are fit to work.
  • ID/Certificate of Enrolment/Diploma (if you have just recently graduated)
Please note that UNESCO does not remunerate interns.

There is no compensation, financial or otherwise for internship assignments.