Available Positions

Each summer AMIGOS trains over 100 college students and young professionals from all over the Americas to mentor our program participants and lead our summer projects in Latin America and the Caribbean.  All travel and living expenses are covered for these positions and Senior Leadership positions also receive a stipend. See our FAQ here.

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Project Supervisor

College students and graduates with experience working with adolescents and children can apply to be Project Supervisors, the initial level of management. Project Supervisors coordinate with partnering agencies to prepare host communities for the participants’ arrival and to plan the structure for implementing community service activities. Project Supervisors visit participants in their communities, assist in problem solving, and respond to participants’ emotional, health and safety needs. Project Supervisors generally work on a team of 4-10 people, and are overseen by a Senior Leadership Team. Read the full position description here.


Senior Project Supervisor

Senior Project Supervisors actively collaborate with the Senior Leadership Team in the planning and preparations for each project. During the time participants are in their communities, Senior Project Supervisors will split their time between managing projects in several communities and assisting with overall program implementation. Read the position description here.


Associate Project Director

Associate Project Directors work alongside the Project Directors in managing and directing the project, from program design and evaluation to training the Project Supervisors. Associate Project Directors also manage project budgets. Read the full position description here.


Project Director

APPLICATIONS FOR PROJECT DIRECTOR HAVE CLOSED. Project Directors are the highest level of project management in the field. Project Directors travel to the assigned country several months before projects begin in order to finalize plans with partnering agencies. During the project, Project Directors oversee participant training and overall management of the project. Read the full position description here.


Project Locations and Dates

Read more about our projects here. All project leadership team members are expected to be present in their work area for the full duration of the indicated project dates. Please review carefully before applying.

BARRANQUILLA, COLOMBIA
Senior Leadership dates: May 9 – August 16, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: May 20 – August 16, 2018

SAN JUAN, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Senior Leadership dates: May 15 – August 22, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: May 26 – August 22, 2018

PEREZ ZELEDON, COSTA RICA
Senior Leadership dates: May 15 – August 21, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: May 26 – August 21, 2018

CHONTALES, NICARAGUA
Senior Leadership dates: May 15 – August 8, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: May 26 – August 8, 2018

PALMARES, COSTA RICA
Senior Leadership dates: May 22 – August 21, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: June 2 – August 21, 2018

MATAGALPA, NICARAGUA
Senior Leadership dates: May 22 – August 8, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: June 2 – August 8, 2018

CHIMBORAZO, ECUADOR
Senior Leadership dates: May 29 – August 22, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: June 9 – August 22, 2018

COCLE, PANAMA
Senior Leadership dates: May 29 – August 15, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: June 9 – August 15, 2018

YUCATAN, MEXICO
Senior Leadership dates: June 5 – August 21, 2018
Project Supervisor dates: June 16 – August 21, 2018

DISCOVER AMIGOS
Project Leadership dates: June 6 – August 2, 2018