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Republic Services MBA Intern (Business Development) in Phoenix, Arizona

Republic Services is a leader in Environmental Services, partnering with customers to create a more sustainable world.

We are Sustainability in Action — our promise to be environmentally responsible and to help our customers be environmentally responsible too.

Why choose Republic?

Joining Republic isn’t just about taking on a new job, it’s about making a commitment to create a more sustainable world together. Our people provide an essential service, serving and impacting customers, neighborhoods, and communities everywhere.

As a company, we are proud of our values and encourage those who share in our aspirations to join our team:

  • We protect our colleagues and communities through safe practices everywhere, every day.

  • We are committed to serving our customers and communities by going above and beyond to exceed expectations.

  • We take action to improve neighborhoods and communities by being environmentally responsible and creating a more sustainable world.

  • We are driven to deliver results in the right way.

  • We encourage a human centered culture that honors the unique potential and dignity of every person.


Republic Services has a rich history of providing responsible recycling, waste, and environmental services across the U.S. and Canada. As a Fortune 300 company, our 39,000 team members provide daily essential services to millions of customers across 900 locations in North America. We were recognized by Barron’s as one of the Most Sustainable Companies of 2022 and have been a Certified Great Place to Work from 2017.

Republic Services is focused on being a leader in the environmental services industry and work every day to create a more sustainable world by partnering with our customers. We are working on the forefront of recycling technology to improve circular economies across North America.

Republic Services is seeking a highly motivated, dynamic individual looking for an opportunity that will allow them to showcase their talents and have an impact in a strategic growth area. Our ideal candidate thrives in ambiguity and demonstrates problem-solving leadership with limited oversight. This program is designed to give hands-on experience to develop and articulate proposals to leaders to help guide the future business.

The MBA Internship Program is a paid internship that provides experience in our Corporate Business Development team at our Headquarters in Phoenix, AZ. This opportunity is designed to give high potential team members exposure to our leadership teams through business impacting project work. Republic Services invests in professional growth through access to leadership development opportunities and interactions with leaders throughout our business. In 2021, these teams were responsible for deploying over $1B in acquisition capital, across 25 separate transactions. Through the 1H of 2022 we have already deployed over $2B in acquisitions, led by our acquisition of US Ecology.


  • Completing market research and competitive analysis used in developing strategy and solutions

  • Develop, articulate, and present ideas/strategies clearly, both verbally and in writing

  • Performs assigned duties in various functional areas to learn about the solid waste and environmental services industry and business operations.

  • Execute and complete tasks supporting a project deliverable identified by functional managers within the timeframe of the internship program

  • Understands how to influence financial impact and drive business forward

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.


  • Currently in the first year of an MBA program

  • Ability to complete a 10-week program in Phoenix, AZ beginning in June

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

• Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

• Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

• Short- and long-term disability.

• Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

• Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

• Employee discount programs.

• 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

• Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, relationship or association with a protected veteran (spouses or other family members), genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Why Work With Us

Republic Services is a place where your effort is always appreciated and your teammates always have your back. When you give us your best, we give you ours. We’re constantly investing in new tools and technology that allow you to do your job safely and effectively. We offer plenty of opportunities to learn and grow within your role. And when we say “Sustainability in Action,” we mean it. Together, we’re leaving the world better than we found it through the work we do every day. Are you in? Keep reading to learn more about the position we’re hiring for.

Competitive pay. Great benefits. Purpose-driven career.