Join a fast-paced, global working environment, made up of talented, committed professionals. Our people are our key asset.

WorldOregon is a fast-paced, global working environment, made up of talented and committed professionals. Our employees are our key asset. We seek to hire individuals who are professional, collaborative, and creative thinkers with a passion for international affairs. We strive to build a team of diverse individuals who will work well together to fulfill our mission to connect Oregonians to the world. Full-time employees are eligible for benefits including medical, life insurance, retirement, transportation subsidies, and generous vacation and leave packages.

Current Internship & Special Volunteer Opportunities:

Young Professionals Steering Committee

The WorldOregon Young Professionals (YP) program is a branch of WorldOregon’s Global Conversations public programs aimed at engaging early- to mid-career professionals who share an interest in learning about the world, traveling or working abroad, networking with visionary leaders, and expanding their knowledge of global affairs. The Young Professionals Steering Committee (YP Committee) coordinates and advises on events and activities, including discussion groups, trivia nights, guest presenters, international visitor receptions, and more in an effort to connect Oregon’s diverse and globally minded community with each other and the world. The YP Committee is recruiting collaborative members with skills to offer in the areas of event coordination, social media/marketing, photography, professional partnerships, facilitation, program development, and more.

Please find a full description of the volunteer position here. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to by Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by 5:00pm with "YP Committee application" as the subject line.

Development and Non-profit Management Intern (February - May 2019)

The Development department at WorldOregon is responsible for the coordination of all aspects of membership and donor relations and is ideal for someone looking to gain real world experience in non-profit management. In addition to becoming familiar with non-profit membership processes, the intern will have opportunities to develop their research, writing, and event planning skills. This intern will primarily report to the Development Manager.

Please find a full description of the internship here. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to by Monday, January 28, 2019 with "Membership - Internship Application" as the subject line. 

International Visitor Program Intern

The International Visitor Program (IVP) team is responsible for approximately 500 international visitors each year participating in short-term professional study programs. The intern will have the opportunity to become familiar with an aspect of American foreign policy, which promotes citizen diplomacy thorough international friendship and understanding. S/he will be encouraged to escort visitors to appointments and attend professional meetings and will have an opportunity to meet WorldOregon staff working in additional areas that may be of particular interest to the intern.  

Please find a full description of the internship here. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to by the below deadlines to be considered. Please indicate which internship term you are applying for in the subject line. 

  • Summer 2019 (May/June - August/September): April 1, 2019 
  • Fall 2019 (September - December): August 1, 2019 
  • Winter/Spring 2020 (January - April): December 1, 2019

Community Service / Academic Credit Opportunities 

Do you need credit for a school project or class? We welcome statements of interest throughout the year for any student who would like to get involved at WorldOregon to fulfill service learning requirements for their academic pursuits. Please email your resume and a brief cover letter to to indicate interest in fulfilling your hours at WorldOregon.

Your cover letter should explain the requirements of your service hours, your specific interest in WorldOregon, and how serving at WorldOregon will fulfill your goals for the class.

Current Career Opportunities: Currently there are no open positions available.


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“Oregon is better because of the dialogue sparked by WorldOregon programs—and my life is enriched by the knowledge and friendships I've gained by being a member. WorldOregon gives me hope for our global future!” - Yassi Irajpanah, Member & Supporter