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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Prescribed Fire Team - Talladega

Starts January 24, 2017 • The Nature Conservancy Alabama, Brent, AL

Become a member of our prescribed fire team and help restore critical ecological habitats in the most biodiverse state in the eastern U.S.

Ecological Restoration Crew

Starts January 9, 2017 • Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Gay, GA

Seasonal Fire Crew for Georgia Department of Natural Resources

2017 Career Discovery Internship Program

Starts May 21, 2017 • , ,

Attention 1st and 2nd year college students: CDIP is building the next generation of wildlife professionals by introducing culturally and ethnically diverse college freshman and sophomores to conservation careers with the US Fish and Wildlife Service.

2017 NPS Academy Candidates

Starts May 22, 2017 • , ,

SCA’s NPS Academy is an innovative, experiential learning program designed to introduce undergraduate and graduate students ages 18-35 from under-represented communities to career opportunities with the National Park Service.

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.

Resource Management Programs Intern

Starts January 9, 2017 • Jean Lafitte National Historical Park & Preserve, New Orleans, LA

SCA Resource Management Programs Assistant at Jean Lafitte National Historic Park and Preserve in New Orleans, Louisiana

Education and Interpretation Intern

Starts January 30, 2017 • Tumacacori National Historical Park, Tumacacori, AZ

Tumacácori National Historical Park Education and Interpretation Intern

Environmental Education Intern

Starts October 24, 2016 • Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford, WA

Gain valuable experience while you learn about the natural and cultural history of Mount Rainier, the Pacific Northwest’s iconic mountain, and then share that knowledge with young people through a variety of field-based environmental education programs.

Outreach and Education Assistant – Landscape Conservation Intern

Starts October 24, 2016 • Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Williamstown, WV

The Ohio Island Wildlife Refuge is looking for an out-going and creative individual to serve as the on-site Refuge Educational and regional Outreach Assistant to support both the Refuge and the Landscape Conservation Cooperative.

Facilities Management Intern

Starts November 14, 2016 • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Plains, GA

Jimmy Carter Nationa Historic Site is seeking a Facilities Management Laborer Intern

Gulf Veterans Fire Corps (US Military Veterans Only)

Starts January 28, 2017 • Student Conservation Association, Gautier, MS

Serve with Veteran Fire Corps team throughout Coastal Mississippi and Alabama.

Trails & Rails Intern (NYC area Candidate)

Starts October 24, 2016 • National Parks of New York Harbor, New York, NY

NPS - Amtrak Community Volunteer Liaison

Stonewall Inn at Christopher Park National Monument Intern (NYC Local ONLY)

Starts November 7, 2016 • National Parks of New York Harbor, New York, NY

Are you interested in helping people learn about the importance of the LBGTIQ civil rights movement in NYC? Come intern at Stonewall this fall!

Refuge Accessibility Intern - Local Only

Starts November 14, 2016 • 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.


Starts January 16, 2017 • Texas Commission of Environmental Quality, Houston, TX

The intern will assist Division staff with a variety of tasks that help manage natural resources under the Department. Work involves conservation, management, protection, preservation, and community outreach activities.

Environmental Education Intern (1)

Starts February 12, 2017 • Prairie Wetlands Learning Center, Fergus Falls, MN

Incredible opportunity for anyone looking to work in education (both traditional and environmental education) and/or for someone looking to gain experience as a Park Ranger / Naturalist.

Biological Intern for Reptile Inventory and Monitoring

Starts March 15, 2017 • Florida Keys National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Big Pine Key, FL

Biological Intern for Reptile Inventory and Monitoring Project in the Florida Keys

NY Excelsior Corps Stewardship Crew Member (NY Residents Only, Vets Encouraged to apply - APPLICATION FEE WAIVED )

Starts January 30, 2017 • SCA Excelsior Corps, Morrisville, NY

Join SCA’s Excelsior AmeriCorps program in Morrisville, NY. Modeled after the CCC, the program will be comprised of 50 members 18-25 from the state of NY (including vets 18-28 from anywhere in the US) addressing the conservation needs of the state of NY.

Conservation Steward

Starts January 9, 2017 • SCA NH Corps, Concord, NH

Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting at Bear Brook State Park for 10-months while expanding your skills and experience in environmental education and conservation stewardship, while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!

Burn Crew Technician Intern 1

Starts January 30, 2017 • Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Lacombe, LA

Burn Crew Technician Intern needed in a Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge.

Environmental Education National

Starts January 9, 2017 • Campbell Creek Science Center, Anchorage, AK

The primary responsibilities of this position are to plan and present outdoor science programs and special educational events for school children, teachers, and families at the BLM Campbell Creek Science Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

Wildlife Intern (Dusky Gopher Frog)

Starts February 13, 2017 • Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, Gautier, MS

Wildlife Intern to assist in support of refuge wildlife biology programs, particularly conservation of the endangered dusky gopher frog

Training Assistant- Conservation Communications Intern

Starts November 7, 2016 • 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 Wildlife Refuge Intern 6

Starts February 6, 2017 • Silvio O. Conte National Fish & Wildlife Refuge, Hadley, MA

Work with the FWS, Silvio Conte NFWR on various trail projects and environmental education throughout the Refuge.

National Wildlife Refuge Intern 1

Starts February 6, 2017 • Silvio O. Conte National Fish & Wildlife Refuge, Hadley, MA

Work with the FWS, Silvio Conte NFWR on various trail projects and environmental education throughout the Refuge.


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