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!

Visitor Services Intern - LOCAL ONLY

Starts February 5, 2017 • Potomac River National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Woodbridge, VA

Be part of a team of people whose mission protects, conserves, and enhances the environment for the benefit of others! Your time will be spent in the field of visitor services on a National Wildlife Refuge just south of the nation’s capital. - LOCAL ONLY

Gulf Veterans Fire Corps (US Military Veterans Only)

Starts January 28, 2017 • Student Conservation Association, Gautier, MS

Serve with Veteran Fire Corps team throughout Coastal Mississippi and Alabama.

Interpretation Intern - Fall/Winter

Starts January 25, 2017 • Blue Ridge Parkway, Vesuvius, VA

Capture the Past and the Present through an Interpretive Internship with the National Park Service on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Field Research Interns, Climate and Ecological Change Monitoring

Starts January 23, 2017 • NEON, Inc, Fresno, CA

Become a member of our field crew collecting data on plants, small mammals, insects, and soils in the Sierra Nevada foothills.

Recreation Intern - Williams, AZ

Starts January 9, 2017 • Kaibab National Forest, Willliams, AZ

Recreation Intern Assistant on the Williams Ranger Districts, Kaibab National Forest in northern Arizona.

Recreation Program Intern

Starts January 9, 2017 • Tonto National Forest, Mesa, AZ

The SCA Internship position requires a high degree of management aptitude. The position workload will be focused on the Mesa Ranger District Volunteer Program.

Forestry Tech (Fire) 1

Starts January 9, 2017 • Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge, Round Oak, GA

The US Fish and Wildlife Service is looking for a responsible and energetic person to work on our team to restore habitat for wildlife at Piedmont Refuge. If you enjoy working outside, learning and exploring new areas contact us soon.

Interpretive Intern

Starts January 8, 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.

Interpretive Intern

Starts January 8, 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.

Preservation & Fire Management Intern

Starts January 2, 2017 • The Nature Conservancy, ,

The SE Georgia Preserve Management Intern performs and participates in preserve operations, maintenance and management focusing on Moody Forest Natural Area.

TCEQ Intern

Starts December 1, 2016 • Texas Commission of Environmental Quality, Houston, TX

The intern will assist Division staff with a variety of tasks that help manage natural resources under the Department. Work involves conservation, management, protection, preservation, and community outreach activities.

Traveling Natural Resource Intern

Starts November 28, 2016 • Congaree National Park, Hopkins, SC

If working with the National Park Service and travelling appeals to you, explore up to ten different National Parks working a dynamic schedule of eight, ten-hour work days followed by a six-day break on the Southeast Coast Exotic Plant Management Team.

Historian Assistant Intern (Actual Dates 11/13/16-02/04/17z0

Starts November 13, 2016 • Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Skagway, AK

Conduct Historical Research / Manage Park Library in beautiful Alaska!

Volunteer Coordinator

Starts November 1, 2016 • San Mateo County Dept. of Parks, Redwood City, CA

Volunteer Coordinator, San Mateo County Parks

Public Affairs/Web Interns (Part Time)

Starts November 1, 2016 • NPS Pacific West Regional Office: Seattle, Seattle, WA

The National Park Service is looking for two interns to assist the regional office and Pacific West Region (PWR) NPS parks in developing, porting, and improving content on regional internal and external websites and external park websites.

Environmental Education Intern - Local Only

Starts October 31, 2016 • Friends of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, Washington, DC

Come serve as an Urban Environmental Education Intern at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in DC! Local candidates only.

Collections Management and Interpretation Intern

Starts October 31, 2016 • Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site, Williston, ND

Experience hands-on history and storytelling at Ft. Union Trading Post National Historic Site

Natural Resource Intern FLEXIBLE DATES

Starts October 24, 2016 • Joshua Tree National Park, Twentynine Palms, CA

You will restore disturbed sites (revegetation, vertical mulching, restored sites); assist with exotic plant eradication; assist nursery manager with plant propagation and nursery maintenance; conduct botanical surveys; monitor restored and burned areas

Archaeologist Intern

Starts October 24, 2016 • Tongass National Forest, Thorne Bay, AK

Archaeological Intern to assist Tongass National Forest archaeologists in the collection, organization, and analysis of archaeological data on Prince of Wales Island District

GIS Specialist/Archaeologist

Starts October 24, 2016 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

GIS Specialist/Archaeologist will help preserve legacy heritage information on the Tongass National Forest.

Recreation Management Intern

Starts October 24, 2016 • Ozark-St. Francis National Forest, Jasper, AR

Seeking an energetic intern wanting a diverse work experience in developed recreation on the Ozark National Forest with a good balance of field experience and management planning.

Biological Science Intern (Backfill)

Starts October 17, 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.

Natural Resource Intern

Starts October 17, 2016 • Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, AK

Come serve as a naturalist intern in a small, Alaskan Park!

Visitor Services and Resource Protection Intern (Local Only)

Starts October 17, 2016 • National Park Service - Kaloko-Honokohau NHP, Kailua-Kona, HI

Come work as a Visitor and Resource Protection Intern at our incredible National Park Service site!

Boundary Maintenance Intern

Starts October 17, 2016 • Petersburg National Battlefield, Petersburg, VA

Intern will be conducting back-logged boundary maintenance around a 3,000 acre Civil War Battlefield.