Job Opportunities

So you like dirt, trees, clean storm drains, and puppy dogs too?! Well then, we're glad you found your way to our job opportunities.

Although our headquarters is in a renovated warehouse near Fountain Square (across from Dairy Queen and Sam's Silver Circle. . . double score), we serve residents and communities all over Marion County. From cleanups to tree plantings, KIB works in all places, with all people, in all weather.




The Controller is responsible for managing the daily operations and overall finances of the organization. The ideal candidate will exemplify the organization’s values of being a partner, a leader, trustworthy and selfless through support of and engagement with donors, volunteers and community stakeholders.

You can view a full description of the the Controller position here. All applications must be submitted through our online portal by MARCH 31, 2019.


No part-time positions are currently available.


Interns are a vital part of the KIB team. We have them in almost every department! Our interns get to work independently on inspiring projects that benefit our city. Check back for updates!


The Youth Tree Team helps our city's trees grow! YTT is a seven-week summer job for high school students and college-age leaders who are interested in improving their community through tree care and gaining leadership experience. Work season runs June through July; extended spring and fall employment is possible. Download full job descriptions for both YTT Members and YTT Leaders.

2019 applications are OPEN. All applications must be submitted before 5PM on APRIL 3, 2019!



The Urban Naturalist program focuses on work readiness for college students and recent graduates who are interested in environment-related fields. This is an excellent opportunity to explore different types of green-collar careers while gaining work experience. Urban Naturalists take part in enrichment activities that include networking with environmental leaders and touring green industries. Work season begins part-time in mid-late April and extends to full-time opportunities during the summer as schedules allow. Download the full job description for our Urban Naturalists.

2019 applications are CLOSED. Check back in next winter to apply for the 2020 Urban Naturalist Class.


KIB helps people and nature thrive most effectively when we reflect the diversity of perspectives, voices, and abilities found throughout our city. The principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our work, from supporting biodiversity in nature to engaging communities. KIB is an equal opportunity employer that encourages applicants, including persons of color, people who are LGBTQ, veterans, people who are multilingual or multicultural, and individuals of various ages and abilities to help us create a team with a broad range of backgrounds and thinking.