Hot Internships

These positions need to be filled ASAP.

Invasive Plants Intern

Starts May 25, 2015 • Baca National Wildlife Refuge, Alamosa, CO

Assist the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service with invasive plant treatment, monitoring, and mapping at the SLV NWR Complex.

Trail Maintenance Adirondacks Team

Starts May 24, 2015 • SCA New York Corps, Long Lake, NY

Deliver Critical Conservation Service to the land at Adirondack Park.

SCIP Assistant Intern (Boston area candidate)

Starts May 24, 2015 • Lowell National Historical Park, Boston, MA

Explore Careers in the National Park Service (Local Candidate)

Ranger Assistant Intern (Interpretation and Education)

Starts May 19, 2015 • Burnsville Lake, US Army Corps of Engineers, Napier, WV

Have a love for history? Spend the summer at Burnsville Lake’s Bulltown Historic Area assisting with historic interpretation, water safety, campground assistance and more!

2015 NPSA Park Guide

Starts May 19, 2015 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

Like working with children and working outdoors? Then you would love working with the Environmental Educational Program at Mammoth Cave National Park.

Media Tour Development Intern with National Historic Trails

Starts May 18, 2015 • National Trails Intermountain Region, Santa Fe, NM

Media Tour Development for the Santa Fe National Historic Trail and Four Associated National Parks

Wilderness Ranger Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Manistee, MI

Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Ranger Intern needed for the Huron-Manistee National Forest

Wilderness Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, Philipsburg, MT

The Wilderness Education internship will work in the beautiful Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness Area in southwestern Montana. Focus is on wilderness education, restoration and monitoring.

Interpretation & Education Assistant

Starts May 18, 2015 • Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY

Adirondack Museum interns work with a wide variety of visitors to help them discover the region’s rich cultural and natural history through programs, tours, and outdoor activities.

Volunteer Coordinator Intern - LOCAL ONLY

Starts May 18, 2015 • NATIONAL CAPITAL PARKS - EAST, Washington, DC, DC

Seeking a Volunteer Coordinator to help manage a large volunteer program for National Capital Parks East in Washington, DC - Local Candidates only

Arthropod biodiversity intern (LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY)

Starts May 18, 2015 • NATIONAL CAPITAL PARKS - EAST, Washington, DC

Position will coordinate an arthropod biodiversity inventory at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in DC, working with NPS staff and partners to plan and coordinate 3 collecting events and much more!


Starts May 18, 2015 • Springfield Armory NHS, Springfield, MA

Serve as lead member of Springfield Armory’s Digital Media team to develop the park’s virtual visitor app, online education portal, and social media campaigns.

2015 NPSA Community

Starts May 18, 2015 • San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, San Antonio, TX

Engage with youth participating in summer day camps. Conduct programs to raise urban residents’ awareness of and access to outdoor and cultural experiences close to home. Ideal candidate is local who can understand and speak Spanish.

Resource Data Management Intern 1

Starts May 18, 2015 • Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Lacombe, LA

Work for the Fish and Wildlife Service to help build a database of resource management documents that make up the FWS Service Catalog (ServCat).

2015 NPSA Interpretation Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Harrison, NE

Internationally significant mammal fossils alongside remarkable gifts from preeminent Lakota chief Red Cloud: how truly unique! Through Agate’s 50th anniversary events, Interpretation Interns will learn how to impact park stewardship & resource protection

Park Interpreter

Starts May 18, 2015 • Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey, UT

Park interpreter/naturalist at Capitol Reef National Park

Historic Structures Preservation Internship

Starts May 18, 2015 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brighton, MA

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.

Recreation Assistant Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • National Forests in North Carolina: Pisgah Ranger District, Pisgah Forest, NC

Recreational Assistant/Lifeguard needed for Sliding Rock in the Pisgah Ranger District.

Historic Building Preservation Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

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.

Environmental Education Intern (NYC Local Candidates)

Starts May 18, 2015 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Staten Island, NY

Present education programs for schools, camp and youth groups on day visits and camping programs. Educate students on the local ecology, environmental issues, current research being conducted in the park, local history; and teach camping skills.

2015 NPSA Interpretation Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, Flat Rock, NC

Lead visitors to understand the role peaceful activism can play in making social and environmental changes using Sandburg’s own poetry and writing. Encourage sustainable practices using examples from the Sandburg family lifestyle and current research.

Forest Inventory and Analysis

Starts May 18, 2015 • Northern Research Station, Morgantown, WV

Forestry assistant with the Northern Research Station Forest Inventory and Analysis

Moose Project Tech Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, Greenville, ME

Moose Intern: Conduct “walk-ins” on adult female moose to determine calving status and monitor calves throughout summer

Canaveral Recreation Aid

Starts May 17, 2015 • Canaveral National Seashore, Titusville, FL

Recreation Assistant to aid park Lifeguards maintain safe recreation experiances.

Local Only Indiana Dunes 12 Week Restoration Corps Team 1

Starts May 17, 2015 • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, porter, IN

Local Members Only. This SCA Team will have the opportunity to work on one of the oldest conservation projects in the country. Restore vital wetland habitat, control invasive plants, and learn a variety of conservation skills.