Hot Internships

These are positions that need more qualified applicants ASAP. In addition to the skills listed on the individual description, these positions are looking for candidates with a sense of adventure and a passion to make a difference in the world of conservation. Applications currently accepted!

Interpretive Intern

Starts July 16, 2017 • Pinnacles National Park, Paicines, CA

Visitor Experience Specialist Intern: If you love your national parks, help spread that passion in America’s newest national park, Pinnacles.

Rare Species Survey Intern

Starts August 22, 2016 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Conduct and coordinate volunteers for Diamondback Terrapin surveys and nest monitoring

Biological Sciences Forestry Technician

Starts August 15, 2016 • Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge, Okmulgee, OK

Forestry technician for National Wildlife Refuges throughout Oklahoma and Texas

Visitor Use and Resource Management Intern

Starts August 9, 2016 • Resource Systems Group, Inc., , VT

Participate in social science research on National Park Service visitors in NPS units such as Yellowstone and Klondike Goldrush. Gain hands-on field research skills and get experience working with a private sector leader in visitor use research in parks.

Interpretive Intern

Starts July 17, 2016 • Pinnacles National Park, Paicines, CA

Visitor Experience Specialist Intern: If you love your national parks, help spread that passion in America’s newest national park, Pinnacles.

Houston Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership Intern (Local Candidates Only)

Starts July 5, 2016 • FWS Southwest Region (R2), Houston, TX

Local urban program intern needed for Houston habitat restoration and environmental education projects (must be within commuting distance)

Environmental Education Intern (NYC Local Candidate)

Starts July 1, 2016 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Staten Island, NY

Present education programs for schools and youth groups on the local ecology, environmental issues, current research being conducted in the park. Serving at Gateway in NYC.

Fish Hatchery Intern

Starts June 27, 2016 • Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery, East Orland, ME

Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery - Conserving Maine Endangered Atlantic salmon

Conservation Hatchery Intern

Starts June 27, 2016 • Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery, East Orland, ME

Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery - Conserving Maine Endangered Atlantic salmon

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts June 20, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookiline, MA

Historic Preservation Intern-this internship involves historic carpentry, painting and general buildings maintenance. The intern will work alongside experienced Park Service trades people for guidance on historic preservation.

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts June 20, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookiline, MA

Historic Preservation Intern-this internship involves historic carpentry, painting and general buildings maintenance. The intern will work alongside experienced Park Service trades people for guidance on historic preservation.

Delaware Water Gap Historic Preservation Team 2016

Starts June 14, 2016 • Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Walpack, NJ

Learn and refine carpentry and preservation techniques by joining SCA’s Historic Preservation Corps for 5 months in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.

Kern River Recreation Intern

Starts June 13, 2016 • Sequoia National Forest, Kernville, CA

Shore-based river ranger on the Kern Wild and Scenic River, Southern Sierra mountains.

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts June 13, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookiline, MA

Historic Preservation Intern-this internship involves historic carpentry, painting and general buildings maintenance. The intern will work alongside experienced Park Service trades people for guidance on historic preservation.

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts June 13, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookiline, MA

Historic Preservation Intern-this internship involves historic carpentry, painting and general buildings maintenance. The intern will work alongside experienced Park Service trades people for guidance on historic preservation.

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts June 13, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookiline, MA

Historic Preservation Intern-this internship involves historic carpentry, painting and general buildings maintenance. The intern will work alongside experienced Park Service trades people for guidance on historic preservation.

Sustainability Fellow: EcoDistrict Projects

Starts June 13, 2016 • Homewood Children's Village, Pittsburgh, PA

EcoDistrict project leadership!

Sustainability Fellow: EcoDistrict Projects

Starts June 13, 2016 • Homewood Children's Village, Pittsburgh, PA

EcoDistrict project leadership!

Environmental Education Specialists - (Philadelphia regional candidates)

Starts June 13, 2016 • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA

Environmental Education Internship - Connect urban children to the outdoors through special programs at the refuge and at neighborhood schools - LOCAL (PHILADELPHIA) COMMUTING AREA ONLY

Medicine Wheel Interpreter

Starts June 13, 2016 • Bighorn National Forest, Greybull, WY

Interpreters needed at the Medicine Wheel which is an ancient stone structure located in the Bighorn National Forest North central Wyoming. Ideal candidate is one with archeology and/or anthropology skill set/interest.

Biological Science Intern (Backfill)

Starts June 13, 2016 • Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Roswell, NM

You will serve as a Biological Science Intern, having responsibilities of assisting Bitter Lake NWR with wildlife management/ monitoring and implementing USFWS Inventory & Monitoring efforts. You will collect field data and provide technical support.

Environmental Educator

Starts June 8, 2016 • Bear Mountain State Park, NYS OPRHP, Bear Mountain, NY

SCA Hudson Valley Corps seeks members to be part of a diverse corps serving with NYS Parks, DEC and local non-profits providing critical environmental education and stewardship at sites in both urban and rural areas throughout the Hudson Valley region.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Porter, IN

Be part of the Urban Agenda at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore! Recruit, lead, and track volunteers as they swarm the park and make it better for flora, fauna and the 2 million annual visitors. Relax along the shores of Lake Michigan or visit Chicago.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Monroe, MI

Make a Distinct and Legitimate Difference-Becoming a River Raisin National Battlefield Park Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Big Thicket National Preserve, Kounzte, TX

The CVA will recruit existing social and service organizations, like church groups, scouting groups, university clubs, sorority and fraternities, sport leagues and others to participate in organized service and education events in the preserve.

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