Appropriate Technology Internships


Appropriate Technology | Dominican Republic (Santiago)

Internship Start Dates: January or August (Program length ranges from 4-9 months)

Description: In Appropriate Technology the intern will work alongside of our staff to build and install water filters. Much of the time will be spent doing building the filters. The other part of each week will be for delivering water filters and home visits for the purpose of maintaining the filters. There will also be opportunities to educate community members about the importance of clean water.

Skills/Background Needed: Must be able to do physical labor without issues, including heavy lifting.

Apply: August 2021 | January 2022


Appropriate Technology | Guatemala

Internship Start Dates: August (Program length ranges from 4-12 months)

Description: In Appropriate Technology the intern will work alongside of our staff to build and install fuel efficient stoves and water filters. Most of the time will be spent doing light construction (building the stoves) and having group meetings and home visits in the community. We hope to add Aquaponics to the site.

Skills/Background Needed: Must be able to do physical labor without issues.

Apply: August 2021


Appropriate Technology | Nicaragua

Internship Start Dates: August (Program length ranges from 4-12 months)

Description: The AT site, also known as the construction site, works primarily running a trade school for youth. We have set up courses with refrigeration and appliance maintenance. We have a bible study each day and we see it as a discipleship program also. We currently run classes two days a week. The non-class days we do home visits and general maintenance around the base and with ministry sites.

Skills/Background Needed: Interest in repairs and maintenance. Introductory level Spanish required.

Apply: August 2021