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

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Biology/General Intern

Starts April 3, 2017 • Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge, Hobe Sound, FL

This internship will provide you with a wide range of skills and learning opportunities from sea turtle monitoring, environmental education and interpretation, general maintenance and everything in-between.

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts November 14, 2016 • Haleakala National Park, Makawao, HI

Field work controlling introduced predators to protect endangered birds.

Integrated Park Operations Intern

Starts February 13, 2017 • Tonto National Monument, , AZ

The National Park Service preserves and manages our country’s outstanding natural, historical and recreational resources. This internship will help visitors have a meaningful and safe visit, and help with park operations.

Education Coordinator Intern

Starts March 13, 2017 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

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

Seasonal Avian Field Technician

Starts May 15, 2017 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Main duties include conducting Bobwhite Quail whistling cock surveys collecting GPS data, assisting with red-cockaded woodpecker monitoring

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.

Forestry/Habitat Tech Intern 1

Starts May 15, 2017 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Forestry/Habitat Inventory Technician Intern needed at Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge

Visitor Services/Environmental Education Intern

Starts May 1, 2017 • Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Williamstown, WV

Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Environmental Education Intern Position

Biology Intern (local, commuting area applicants only)

Starts May 15, 2017 • Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Williamstown, WV

Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Biology Intern Position

Preservation & Fire Management Intern

Starts January 2, 2017 • The Nature Conservancy, , GA

The SE Georgia Preserve Management Intern performs and participates in preserve operations, maintenance and management focusing on Moody Forest Natural Area.

Natural Resources Intern (Native Plant Nursery) FLEXIBLE START DATE

Starts March 6, 2017 • Joshua Tree National Park, Twentynine Palms, CA

You will work primarily in the nursery, assisting with native plant propogation, planting seedlings, cleaning seed, watering, pruning, checking and repairing irrigation driplines. Possible field duties include seed collection and possible outplanting.

Management Resources Intern

Starts June 4, 2017 • Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Palacios, TX

Saltwater Fish Technician

Trails Maintenance Intern

Starts June 5, 2017 • Flathead National Forest, Hungry Horse, MT

The intern will serve on a wilderness trail crew, conduct campsite monitoring and rehabilitation; support trail crew by performing light and heavy maintenance using non-mechanical wilderness trail techniques and primitive tools.

Invasive Plant Monitoring Intern

Starts June 5, 2017 • Flathead National Forest, Hungry Horse, MT

Backcountry Weeds Intern in Flathead National Forest

Recreation Management Intern

Starts May 22, 2017 • Glenallen Field Office, Glennallen, AK

Assist the Bureau of Land Management-Alaska with monitoring and patrolling two National Wild and Scenic Rivers!

Sustainability Fellow: EcoDistrict Projects

Starts February 20, 2017 • Homewood Children's Village, Pittsburgh, PA

EcoDistrict project leadership!

Senior GIS Intern

Starts February 13, 2017 • San Mateo County Dept. of Parks, Redwood City, CA

Senior GIS intern

Preservation Skills Development Intern

Starts March 6, 2017 • 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.

Recreation Management Intern

Starts January 23, 2017 • 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.

Wilderness Ranger/Trails Intern

Starts May 29, 2017 • White River National Forest, Silverthorne, CO

Wilderness Ranger Intern positions on the Dillon Ranger District on the White River National Forest in central Colorado. Duties include wilderness patrols, trail maintenance, and campsite restoration projects.

George Perkins Marsh Interns (Regional Urban Candidates Boston, NYC, Newark)

Starts June 20, 2017 • Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, Woodstock, VT

George Perkins Marsh Billings Intern- looking for recent high school graduate or freshman in college to serve at Marsh Billings in beautiful Vermont for 8 weeks.

Exotic Plant Management Team Intern

Starts April 3, 2017 • NPS National Capital Region, Washington, DC

Gain experience with a natural resources management program. Work in the office and in the field with an EPMT (Exotic Plant Management Team) but still have access to Washington DC.

2017 Summer ACE-VUS Members

Starts May 15, 2017 • SCA, , 00

Visitor Use Survey Team, interacting with visitors at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACoE) recreation sites. Teams of three Members and one Project Leader will be stationed at USACoE sites around the nation.

Recreation/Website/Social Media Public Outreach Intern (DATES/DURATION FLEXIBLE)

Starts May 15, 2017 • Umpqua National Forest, Roseburg, OR

Looking for a techy outdoor geek who is highly motivated, active and reliable. Great writing and photography skills as well as solid verbal communication skills is a must, too.

Facilities Management Intern

Starts March 6, 2017 • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Plains, GA

Jimmy Carter National Historic Site is seeking a Facilities Management/Laborer Intern.


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