Job & Internship Opportunities with Don't Waste Durham

Short-term Web Developer

Don’t Waste Durham is looking for a skilled web developer to join our team for a 6-week period. You’ll be responsible for coding and improving the web application for our GreenToGo reusable takeout container service! Please apply if you’re passionate about building software and perform well on a team.


  • Complete full list of repair requests for GreenToGo web app

  • Complete full list of new feature requests for GreenToGo web app

  • Collaborate with the GreenToGo team to identify system requirements

  • Design user interface and web layout using HTML/CSS practices

  • Assist in launch of mobile app

  • Create technical documentation for user support

  • Suggest new features to improve program navigation and operation

  • Follow security principles

  • Train the GreenToGo team to use the admin dashboard


  • Proven experience as Web programmer or developer

  • Hands-on experience with Python and Django

  • Familiarity working with HTML/CSS

  • Bonus: Knowledge of Javascript and React

  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming and web application development

  • Attention to detail

  • An ability to communicate and work in a team

  • Desire to contribute to social impact

  • Commitment to work a full-time schedule for the 6-week period

  • Willingness to work 1-2 days per week from our downtown Durham headquarters

Compensation: $2000 stipend, paid in two installments – at 50% completion, and 100% completion

Start date: ASAP/negotiable

Application: Position open until filled. Email resume, cover letter, portfolio links, and references to Crystal Dreisbach at