SCA internships are posted as they become available, so keep checking back to find the SCA position that is the best fit for you.
Positions in this search are for 18 and older. If you are under 18, please visit our Crew page

Enter terms to search for. "Quote phrases"
E.g., 2015-04-27

Backcountry Steward Internship-Old Forge, NY

Starts May 17, 2015 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Herkimer, NY

In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot, canoe (or other paddle craft) and camp overnight in the areas assigned to monitor public use and prevent potential impacts to natural resources.

Environmental Educator

Starts June 1, 2015 • Sharpe Reservation, The Fresh Air Fund, Fishkill, NY

Get involved in the conservation movement where it all began! Join SCA Hudson Valley Corps and NYS Parks, DEC and local non-profits to provide critical environmental education and stewardship in the Greater Hudson Valley region.

River Interpretation Intern

Starts May 18, 2015 • Niobrara National Scenic Riverway, Valentine, NE

Like to canoe or kayak? Enjoy digital photography? Join the Interpretation staff at Niobrara National Scenic River, Valentine, Nebraska. Together, we’ll paddle the river and help visitors understand the unique national treasures protected here.

Natural Resource Ranger Intern

Starts May 4, 2015 • Paint Creek Lake, Bainbridge, OH

Natural Resource Ranger internship with the US Army Corps of Engineers.

Allegheny County Parks Ranger Corps 1

Starts May 17, 2015 • Allegheny County, , PA

Join the SCA Allegheny County Park Ranger Corps and get the opportunity to be involved in a brand new program. Members will serve as Park Rangers in one of the nine Allegheny County Parks. Receive Wilderness 1st Aid & Leave No Trace Training.

Idaho AmeriCorps Program

Starts May 11, 2015 • Salmon-Challis AmeriCorps Forest Training Center, Challis, ID

Members of the Salmon-Challis AmeriCorps Forest Training Center will have the opportunity to further their passion for the environment and love of the outdoors through hands-on conservation service work.

Recreation Special Uses Intern

Starts June 1, 2015 • Pike and San Isabel National Forests, Comanche and Cimarron National Grasslands, Leadville, CO

Exciting hand’s on opportunity to experience outfitter and guide operations and race events on National Forest Lands. Participate in the inspection and monitoring of Special Use Permits on the highest elevated Ranger District in the country.

Spring Natural Resources Survey Intern (Local Candidates)

Starts April 27, 2015 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

You will conduct rare species (plants and insects) surveys and monitoring (30%); invasive plant species surveys and removals (25%); monitor known Bald Eagle nests (15%); amphibian and reptile surveys (10%); conduct submerged aquatic vegetation surveys (10

Bird Survey Intern (Local Candidates Preferred)

Starts April 27, 2015 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Survey forest bird species, conduct weekly checks of nest boxes, band birds before they fledge, & feed & care for live animals in education center. Local candidates preferred due to lack of housing.

Fisheries Survey Intern

Starts June 8, 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.

2015 NPS Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program Candidates

Starts June 1, 2015 • , ,

Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program seeking candidates for 2015.

Media Tour Development Intern with National Historic Trails

Starts May 18, 2015 • National Trails Intermountain Region, Santa Fe, NM

Media Tour Development for the Santa Fe National Historic Trail and Four Associated National Parks

Restoration Management Assistant (Intern)

Starts May 11, 2015 • Kankakee Sands Project Office - The Nature Conservancy, Morocco, IN

Kankakee Sands is an 8000 acre prairie and savanna restoration. This position will aid staff in all aspects of restoration and management - including invasive species control, seed processing, planting, and rx fire activities.

Sustainability Fellow: Residential Sustainability

Starts May 17, 2015 • PennFuture (Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future), Pittsburgh, PA

Green Cities Corps Fellowship positions! Get your hands dirty in urban sustainability solutions!

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 4, 2015 • Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Bloomington, MN

Join the visitor services team at Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge and represent the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for this unique internship opportunity to promote wildlife conservation in an urban setting.

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts June 14, 2015 • Lewis and Clark National Historic Park, Astoria, OR

Monitor and remove invasive plants in coastal and forest landscapes at Lewis and Clark National Historical Park and Washington State Parks.

Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Intern

Starts May 3, 2015 • Colville National Forest, Kettle Falls, WA

Spend your summer serving the resources and visitors of the Colville National Forest as an OHV Trail Ranger

Fall Natural Resources Survey Intern

Starts July 27, 2015 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

You will conduct rare plant species surveys/monitoring at groundwater seeps (40%); invasive plant species surveys and removals (30%); amphibian and reptile surveys (10%); conduct submerged aquatic vegetation surveys (10%); and perform as-needed tasks rela

Exotic Plant Management Team Intern

Starts June 1, 2015 • 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.

Resource Assistant

Starts June 1, 2015 • Manzanar National Historic Site, Independence, CA

You will integrate into the maintenance division at the Park, assisting in the historic orchard, restoring gardens and ponds, and weeding and clearing brush. You will assess and initiate projects on the grounds with approval of the Park’s cultural resourc

Park Guide Interpretation Intern

Starts August 23, 2015 • Hovenweep National Monument, Cortez, CO

Utah’s remote Hovenweep National Monument features outstanding archeological and cultural resources, canyon trails and a vast sage-covered plateau.

Cuyahoga River Invasive Management Team 1

Starts May 17, 2015 • Cuyahoga River Community Planning Organization, Fairview Park, OH

Join a 6 month SCA Native Plant Corps and work in the Cleveland Metro Parks. Members will get experience in plant identification, herbicide application, and various restoration techniques.

Trail Development Internships

Starts February 11, 2015 • 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.

Bike Trail Ambassador - Local Only

Starts May 3, 2015 • George Washington Memorial Parkway, McLean, VA

Bike Trail Ambassadors and community outreach on use and conservation of the highly used Mount Vernon Trail. Local Candidates Only - must be within commuting distance to apply.

Backcountry Intern

Starts May 11, 2015 • BLM Fairbanks District Office, Fairbanks, AK

Come spend your summer in backcountry Alaska!


Subscribe to SCA: Open Positions