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!

Education Intern

Starts April 1, 2017 • Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ

Leadership opportunity at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, NJ to work with a team of environmental educators and stewardship techs to develop programs, assist in large events, aid in restoration and agroecology efforts, and connect visitors with the nature.

Natural Resource (Avian Monitoring) Intern

Starts March 20, 2017 • Assateague Island National Seashore, Berlin, MD

Natural Resource Management (Avian Monitoring) Internship at Assateague Island National Seashore

Desert tortoise ecology intern

Starts March 13, 2017 • Pennsylvania State University, Barstow, CA

Participate in ecological research on wild desert tortoises at multiple locations in the Mojave desert. Get hands-on wildlife experience and collect valuable data toward the conservation and management of a threatened species.

Training Assistant- Conservation Leadership Intern

Starts March 6, 2017 • National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV

The nation’s premier conservation training facility is looking for a enthusiastic self-starter to serve as a training assistant, supporting leadership development.

Visitor Services Intern

Starts February 28, 2017 • Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Fremont, CA

Do you want to work in Visitor Services at a model wildlife refuge in California? How about assisting one of the largest volunteer programs in the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service? At Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge you can do both!

Education Intern

Starts February 27, 2017 • Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, Coulee Dam, WA

Help grow the park’s education program while learning skills and knowledge that will help you on your career path!

Westcott Beach Environmental Education Team

Starts February 27, 2017 • Thousand Islands Regional Parks, NYS OPRHP, , NY

SCA NYS Parks Corps seeks enthusiastic conservationists to be part of a diverse group of people providing critical environmental education and stewardship in the Allegany, Finger Lakes, and Thousand Island regions of New York State.

Every Kid in a Park (EKIP) Partnership Intern

Starts February 20, 2017 • FWS Southwest Region (R2), Houston, TX

Urban program intern needed for Houston environmental education partnership projects

Restoration and Invasive Plants Volunteer Coordinator

Starts February 20, 2017 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

C&O Canal is looking for a motivated and independent intern to coordinate volunteer groups to control invasive plant populations and plant native species in restoration sites. Work will focus on rare and unique plant communities within the Potomac Gorge.

Environmental Education Intern (Camden/Philly area candidates)

Starts February 20, 2017 • The Salvation Army Kroc Center, Camden, NJ

Environmental Education Intern at the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Camden Center

Environmental Education Intern - Spring

Starts February 13, 2017 • Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Lacombe, LA

Environmental Education Intern needed at Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuges

Los Padres Forest Restoration and Fuels Team

Starts February 12, 2017 • Los Padres National Forest, Frazier Park, CA

Looking for adventure in southern California? Live and work in the Los Padres National Forest while performing vital fuels reduction work. Chainsaw training provided. Join today!

Assistant Volunteer Coordinator Intern

Starts February 10, 2017 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

Assist in managing one of the largest volunteer programs in the NPS system! In this position you’ll spend 80% of your time working on volunteer management. Field support will comprise 20% of the position.

Canal Steward Program Intern

Starts February 10, 2017 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

The Canal Steward Program Intern will expand the park’s volunteer Canal Steward Program by allowing more volunteers and community constituents to adopt certain areas of the park and be responsible for maintenance and resource management tasks.

Archives Intern

Starts February 6, 2017 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Archives internship available at Frederick Law Olmsted NHS in Brookline, MA.

Refuge Accessibility Intern - Local Only

Starts February 6, 2017 • USFWS Headquarters, Falls Church, VA

Help develop an accessibility guide for refuges at the Headquarters Office of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Local candidates only.

Forestry Tech (Fire) 2

Starts February 6, 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.

Historic Preservation and Environmental Education Corps Member

Starts February 6, 2017 • Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Hingham, MA

Historic Preservation, Environmental Education, Park Support.
Gain new skills and training while completing this AmeriCorps position in Mass State Parks!

Education and Outreach Intern - Pittsburgh

Starts February 6, 2017 • Girl Scouts of Western PA, Pittsburgh, PA

Education and Outreach Intern - Girls Scouts Western PA

Education and Outreach Intern - Detroit

Starts February 6, 2017 • Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan, Detroit, MI

Outreach and Education Intern - Girl Scouts Detroit

Training Assistant Intern

Starts February 6, 2017 • National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV

The nation’s premier conservation training facility is looking for a enthusiastic self-starter to serve as a training assistant, supporting communications.

National Parks of NY Harbor Youth and Events Intern(NYC Local Candidates Only)

Starts February 6, 2017 • National Parks of New York Harbor, Staten Island, NY

Seeking a qualified intern to assist the Youth Coordinator of National Parks of NY Harbor with various summer events

Environmental Education Specialists

Starts February 6, 2017 • 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

Interpretive/Education Intern-LOCAL ONLY

Starts February 5, 2017 • John Muir National Historic Site, Martinez, CA

Interpretive/Educational Intern at John Muir National Historic Site and Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historic Park. work with a dynamic team of National Park Rangers in presenting public programs.

External Affairs Intern - Writing

Starts February 1, 2017 • FWS Southeast Regional Office (R4), Atlanta, GA

Writing stories about the wildlife and the wild places that move people emotionally and provoke interest in solution-driven conservaiton.