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!

Historic Building Preservation Intern

Starts August 17, 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.

Education Program Intern - LOCAL CANDIDATE ONLY

Starts August 17, 2015 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

Education Program Internship - LOCAL ONLY

Ecological Restoration Intern

Starts August 17, 2015 • Coralville Lake, Iowa City, IA

Fine-tune your skills with the large variety of tasks available while restoring Iowa’s native beauty. This internship provides training and opportunities to implement knowledge in all aspects of restoration; working with multiple government agencies.

Visitor Services Intern (Local Only)

Starts August 17, 2015 • Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, Kailua-Kona, HI

Visitor Services Intern

Interpretive Program Development Intern(Local Candidate close to Frederick MD)

Starts August 17, 2015 • Monocacy National Battlefield, Frederick, MD

Interpretive Program Developer Intern

Interpretation/Visitor Services Intern

Starts August 17, 2015 • Fort Sumter National Memorial, Sullivans Island, SC

Present talks on the American Revolution through World War II at two historic forts in Charleston Harbor for diverse audiences. Works at two visitor centers for the forts providing visitor services.

Volunteer & Service Programs Intern

Starts August 17, 2015 • USFS Southeast Region (R8), Mountain Rest, SC

Forest Service Partnership, Volunteer, & Service Programs Intern

Theater Management Internship

Starts August 17, 2015 • Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC

Theater Management Intern: Did you know the National Park Service has a 3700 seat amphitheatre in Washington, DC? We are seeking an intern to assist with operations for the Carter Barron Amphitheatre at Rock Creek Park.

Education Intern

Starts August 17, 2015 • Horizons Recreation Management, Circleville, WV

Interpretive Program Development

Park Management Intern

Starts August 17, 2015 • 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!

Interpretation Intern

Starts August 16, 2015 • Minute Man National Historical Park, , MA

Present formal and informal interpretation including living history at Minute Man National Historical Park, where the opening battle of the American Revolution is brought to life.

Visitor Services and Educational Interpretation Intern

Starts August 15, 2015 • Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Shirley, NY

Visitor Services Internship at Long Island National Wildlife Refuge

Fisheries Survey Intern

Starts August 10, 2015 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

You will conduct surveys in station fishermen (75%); and conduct fish surveys (25%). Local candidates preferred due to limited housing options.

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts August 10, 2015 • 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.

Invasive Plant Control Strike Team Regional Member

Starts August 10, 2015 • Invasive Plant Control Inc., Nashville, TN

Join one of our travelling strike teams and work throughout the Eastern U.S. to manage invasive species and restore habitat in National Parks, State Parks, and DOD lands!

Botany and Fire Effects Intern

Starts August 10, 2015 • Bandelier National Monument, Los Alamos, NM

You will be part of a 4+ person fire effects monitoring crew that collects data on vegetation and fuel plots located at Bandelier National Monument, other surrounding Parks Service lands, and Forest Service lands.

GIS/Database Intern

Starts August 10, 2015 • Anchorage Fish and Wildlife Field Office, Anchorage, AK

Discover Alaska and experience exciting and diverse work that awaits you at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Anchorage Fish and Wildlife Field Office – seeking skilled GIS and database technician

Biological Technician

Starts August 10, 2015 • Amistad National Recreation Area, Del Rio, TX

Selected intern will assist with aquatic invasive species prevention program. Intern will perform outreach at boat ramps and monitor water quality and mussel traps.

Forestry Technician Intern

Starts August 9, 2015 • Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Lacombe, LA

ForestryTechnician Intern needed in a Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge.

Yosemite National Park Invasive Plant Intern (Backfill)

Starts August 3, 2015 • Yosemite National Park, El Portal, CA

You will assist the Resources Management and Science Division staff with preserving ecosystem health by serving as part of the Invasive Plant Control program.

Wilderness Ranger Intern

Starts August 3, 2015 • Monongahela National Forest, Petersburg, WV

Wilderness Ranger positions available on the Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia. Come help perserve your Wilderness lands and protect your natural resources.

Vegetation and Ecological Restoration Intern

Starts July 27, 2015 • Yosemite National Park, El Portal, CA

Assist Yosemite Vegetation and Ecological Restoration staff with implementing revegetation projects.

Education Program Intern

Starts July 13, 2015 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

Education Program Internship

2015 NPSA Community Outreach and Science Communications Intern

Starts June 15, 2015 • Saguaro National Park, Tucson, AZ

Spend the summer in the Sonoran Desert, working on the park’s resources management operations in the rugged backcountry and working in the Tucson are on community engagement programs.

NPS Academy 2015 Interpretation Intern Colter Bay

Starts May 17, 2015 • Grand Teton National Park, Moose, WY

NPS Acaddemy 2015 Interpretation Internship at Grand Teton National Park

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