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

Education and Interpretation Intern

Starts January 30, 2017 • Tumacacori National Historical Park, Tumacacori, AZ

Tumacácori National Historical Park Education and Interpretation Intern

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.


Starts January 16, 2017 • 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.

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.

Ecological Restoration Crew

Starts January 9, 2017 • Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Gay, GA

Seasonal Fire Crew for Georgia Department of Natural Resources

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.

Environmental Education National

Starts January 9, 2017 • Campbell Creek Science Center, Anchorage, AK

The primary responsibilities of this position are to plan and present outdoor science programs and special educational events for school children, teachers, and families at the BLM Campbell Creek Science Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

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.

Chattahoochee Fall Line Burn Crew Intern

Starts January 2, 2017 • The Nature Conservancy Georgia, Box Springs, GA

Be part of a seasonal prescribed burn crew that will restore habitats and rare plants/animals by conducting controlled burns. This crew works all over the state on many different nature preserves and state parks.

Gulf Coast Phenology Trail Coordinator

Starts December 5, 2016 • USA National Phenology Network, Lacombe, LA

Help tell Nature’s story of climate change along the Gulf Coast. We are seeking a Coordinator who will establish local stations and work with citizen science groups to collect data on the impacts of climate change and restoration on plants and animals.

Research Assistant Intern

Starts December 5, 2016 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Help collect and manage forest vegetation data for wildlife-habitat improvement studies in Alaska’s coastal temperate rainforest.

Cooper's Ferry Partnership-Sustainability Intern (Newark/Camden/Philly candidate)

Starts December 5, 2016 • Cooper's Ferry Partnership, Camden, NJ

Cooper’s Ferry Partnership-Sustainability Intern: Assist in the planning and coordination of the Camden Collaborative Initiative.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts December 1, 2016 • Independence National Historical Park, Philadelphia, PA

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador noncompetetive renewel

Iditarod National Historic Trail Intern

Starts November 28, 2016 • Chugach National Forest, Anchorage, AK

Iditarod National Historic Trail Internship - Assisting with organizing and sharing information about the Trail; planning new segments of the trail

Park Management Intern

Starts November 28, 2016 • Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Hagerman, ID

Join senior staff in helping to learn about and address top priorities for two national parks: Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument & Minidoka National Historic site. This is a unique opportunity!

Aquatic Conservation Intern

Starts November 28, 2016 • Ennis National Fish Hatchery, Ennis, MT

Aquatic conservation and hatchery intern in Ennis, MT

Visitor Services and Resource Protection Intern (Local Only)

Starts November 21, 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!

Interpretive Services Intern (Local Only)

Starts November 21, 2016 • Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, Kailua-Kona, HI

Interpretive Services Intern will assist park staff at Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park in greeting visitors, giving basic directions, explaining park resources and educating various groups about the history of the park and how it relates to Hawa

Recreation Management Intern

Starts November 21, 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.

Interpretive Ranger Intern

Starts November 14, 2016 • Nicodemus National Historic Site, Nicodemus, KS

Interpretive Ranger Intern needed at Nicodemus National HIstoric Site