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., 2016-09-30
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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.

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

Collections Management and Interpretation Intern

Starts October 31, 2016 • Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site, Williston, ND

Experience hands-on history and storytelling at Ft. Union Trading Post National Historic Site

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 with Youth Stewardship Program - LOCAL ONLY

Starts October 1, 2016 • San Francisco Dept. of Recreation and Parks, San Francisco, CA

Work outside leading free environmental education field trips for youth 8 - 18. Manage the San Francisco Rec & Park Department’s Youth Stewardship Program with a team of interns as you learn and teach outdoor curriculum and habitat restoration.

Outreach and Education Assistant – Landscape Conservation Intern

Starts October 3, 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.

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.

Community Outreach Coordinator

Starts October 17, 2016 • Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Oak Ridge, TN

Need a motivated and highly innovative individual to reach out to all segments of the community to educate and involve them with the National Park Service.

Field Biology Intern

Starts January 17, 2017 • Fire Island National Seashore, Patchogue, NY

You will assist NPS biologists on varies natural resource monitoring projects on Fire Island. Primary duties: survey vegetation within permanent plots, track deer using radio telemetry, and survey pine trees for southern pine beetle damage.

GIS Specialist/Archaeologist

Starts October 24, 2016 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

GIS Specialist/Archaeologist will help preserve legacy heritage information on the Tongass National Forest.

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.

Archaeologist Intern

Starts October 24, 2016 • Tongass National Forest, Thorne Bay, AK

Archaeological Intern to assist Tongass National Forest archaeologists in the collection, organization, and analysis of archaeological data on Prince of Wales Island District

Visitor Center Services Intern

Starts October 17, 2016 • Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge, Kodiak, AK

Come to Alaska and get your feet wet in interpretation and education! Join our staff at the Kodiak Refuge Visitor Center and gain experience giving public talks and environmental education programs while assisting visitors from around the world.

Trails & Rails Intern (NYC area Candidate)

Starts October 3, 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 October 10, 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!

Facilities Management Intern

Starts October 10, 2016 • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Plains, GA

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

Park Guide Intern

Starts October 17, 2016 • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Plains, GA

Jimmy Carter National Historic Site is seeking a Park Guide intern to perform interpretative duties and assist with special events.

Mexican Wolf Recovery Interns

Starts October 3, 2016 • FWS Ecological Services Field Office AZ, Alpine, AZ

Mexican Wolf field intern

Natural Resource Intern

Starts October 17, 2016 • Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, AK

Come serve as a naturalist intern in a small, Alaskan Park!

Environmental Education Intern - Local Only

Starts October 31, 2016 • Friends of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, Washington, DC

Come serve as an Urban Environmental Education Intern at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in DC! Local candidates only.

Refuge Accessibility Intern - Local Only

Starts October 17, 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.

Public Risk Management Intern

Starts October 3, 2016 • Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site, Saugus, MA

The sites seek a Public Risk Management Intern to increase visitor awareness and reduce exposure to hazards through literature reviews, outreach and communication. This is a six month internship .

TCEQ Intern

Starts December 1, 2016 • 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.

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.


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