SCA internships are posted as they become available, so keep checking back to find the SCA position that is the best fit for you. Summer internships will typically start to be posted around December-January. Positions listed here have not yet filled and positions are taken down from the database once they are filled.
Positions in this search are for 18 and older. If you are under 18, please visit our Crew page

E.g., 2016-06-27

Museum Collections Management Intern

Starts September 12, 2016 • Shenandoah National Park, Luray, VA

Assist with all aspects of museum collections management preservation, documentation, and use. The collection contains both cultural and natural history material in storage/research facility, visitor center museum, and two historic house museums.

Smoky Mountain Corps

Starts August 5, 2016 • Smoky Mountain Corps, Asheville, NC

Join the Smoky Mountain Corps in an intensive leadership development program based on a residential site outside of Asheville, NC, which provides training and on the ground experience in work addressing regional needs in conservation.

Fish Hatchery Intern

Starts September 5, 2016 • Green Lake National Fish Hatchery, Ellsworth, ME

Green Lake National Fish Hatchery - Conserving Maine Endangered Atlantic salmon

Burn Crew & Stewardship Intern

Starts August 15, 2016 • The Nature Conservancy Georgia, Baxley, GA

Burn Crew & Stewardship Intern will participate on prescribed burns and stewardship assignments with Conservancy staff and supervisors. Start date is flexible, as soon as possible.

Farmers Against Hunger Program Intern (Newark/Camden area intern)

Starts August 1, 2016 • New Jersey Agricultural Society, Bordentown, NJ

The New Jersey Agricultural Society seeks an intern to assist with collection and distribution of fresh produce from farms to community feeding organizations. Duties include: volunteer management, outreach, marketing, & education.

Museum Collections Intern

Starts September 19, 2016 • Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, AK

Park Museum Assistant

Vegetation Monitoring Intern

Starts August 22, 2016 • Sonoran Desert Network, Tucson, AZ

Vegetation monitoring internship. Be involved with vegetation and soils sampling, exotic plant surveys, vegetation mapping surveys and learn the plants of the Sonoran Desert.

Vegetation Management Intern - LOCAL ONLY

Starts August 22, 2016 • Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC

Vegetation Management Intern — Come assist one of the oldest national parks with invasive and native plant management issues. Local only - must be within commuting distance to apply

Visitor Services Intern

Starts September 6, 2016 • Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Homer, AK

Join our team & share the story of an amazing refuge with visitors from all over the world! Staff a visitor center, present programs, and assist with social media support. We’d love to have an enthusiastic & dedicated person join us for the year!

Visitor Services Internship

Starts July 18, 2016 • Morristown National Historical Park, West Orange, NJ

Visitor and Museum Services Intern

Restoration Technician

Starts September 19, 2016 • Big Bend National Park, Big Bend National Park, TX

Interested in a career in engineering or architecture? Big Bend National Park is looking for an intern to assist with surveying lands and working on restoration projects.

Every Kid in a Park Houston Urban Partnership Intern

Starts August 29, 2016 • FWS Southwest Region (R2), Houston, TX

Urban program intern needed for Houston environmental education partnership projects

Education Coordinator Intern

Starts August 1, 2016 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

Connect the next generation of stewards to the National Park Service!

Recreation Position

Starts July 24, 2016 • USDA Forest Service, Willows, CA

Recreation Technician located on the Mendocino National Forerst, Grindstone Ranger District in Northern California

Fish Culture & Nutrition Internship

Starts August 1, 2016 • Abernathy Fish Technology Center, Longview, WA

Interns will contribute to conservation of fishery resources in the Pacific NW and beyond by helping scientists at the US Fish and Wildlife Service’s Abernathy Fish Technology Center with hatchery-based research projects in fish culture and fish nutrition

Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries Intern

Starts August 1, 2016 • Abernathy Fish Technology Center, Longview, WA

Interns will contribute to conservation of aquatic and fishery resources in the Pacific Northwest by helping scientists at the US Fish and Wildlife Service’s Abernathy Fish Technology Center with field-based research in Washington and Oregon.

History Based Education Intern

Starts August 21, 2016 • Fort Union National Monument, Watrous, NM

Fort Union is an amazing crossroads of culture, where one fort had major impacts on the western frontier for over 40 years. This position is tailored for an individual interested in sharing this with youth from the region.

SCA Historian Intern

Starts July 11, 2016 • Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, AZ

Interns will gain experience in historical research, creating research papers and presenting finding. Summers are hot and winters are mild in the Sonoran Desert.

Natural Resource Intern

Starts September 19, 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.

Museum Program Intern (Conservation Associate)

Starts September 25, 2016 • Chaco Culture NHP, Albuquerque, NM

Internship provides the opportunity to work with Chaco Culture NHP Museum Program to gain museum collection management skills and to increase awareness and understanding of the park cultural resources program through outreach to K-12 schools.

Physical Scientist (Conservation Associate)

Starts September 25, 2016 • Chaco Culture NHP, Nageezi, NM

Chaco Culture NHP is currently seeking a motivated individual to assist the park with natural resources management, interpretation, and community outreach. The person selected for this announcement will focus on Chaco’s significant physical resources.

GIS Intern

Starts September 1, 2016 • NPS Southeast Regional Office, Atlanta, GA

Full-time, 52-week position will assist the National Park Service Southeast Region Geospatial Support Program in Atlanta, GA providing GIS/GPS support to employees in the 66 parks of the southeast region.

Natural Resources Intern

Starts June 27, 2016 • Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge, Jet, OK

Natural Resource Intern for Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge

Invasive Plant Control Coordinator Intern

Starts September 12, 2016 • Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, MD

Support biodiversity in a National Park at Catoctin Mountain Park in Maryland.

Climate Friendly Parks Intern

Starts September 12, 2016 • Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, MD

Participant will work in a forested National Park to administer the Climate Friendly Parks (CFP) program. Project includes completing a greenhouse gas inventory and developing strategies for meeting CFP goals.


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