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., 2016-02-10

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 22, 2016 • Yellowstone National Park, YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, WY

Assist with Ranger Station operations, emergency services operations, front and backcountry resource management operations, and boat/marine operations.

Backcountry Steward Internship-Wilcox Lake Wild Forest

Starts May 22, 2016 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Warrensburg, NY

In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot and camp overnight in the areas assigned to monitor public use and prevent potential impacts to natural resources.

Invasive Plant Intern

Starts April 5, 2016 • Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, AZ

Enjoy the natural wonders of the southwest while managing invasive plants at Grand Canyon National Park!

Endangered Species Recovery Intern

Starts April 5, 2016 • Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, AZ

Work and play in the Grand Canyon National Park while saving the canyon’s only endangered plant species.

Recreation Intern

Starts May 15, 2016 • Eldorado National Forest, Georgetown, CA

Georgetown Recreation Intern

Native Plant Nursery Intern

Starts April 5, 2016 • Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, AZ

Enjoy the beautiful desert southwest while caring for native plants at Grand Canyon NP.

Remote Backcountry Visitor Use Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, Bettles, AK

Park Ranger Internship in Interior Alaska!

Deer and Rare Species Survey Intern (Local Candidates)

Starts May 16, 2016 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Military installation seeks natural resources intern to assist with wildlife and habitat surveys, and environmental education program. US citizenship required. Biology background desired. Local candidates preferred due to lack of housing.

Backcountry Ranger Intern

Starts March 9, 2016 • Daniel Boone National Forest, Stanton, KY

Come work in the Red River Gorge as a wilderness ranger intern! Educate visitors on Leave No Trace ethics & wilderness values, rehab impacted areas, and make the RRG a better place.

Habitat Restoration Intern

Starts April 5, 2016 • Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, AZ

Come work and play in the Grand Canyon while restoring critical plant habitat.

Visitor Services/Tour Guide Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Aerial Fire Depot, Missoula, MT

Interns will serve as tour guides and work in the Smokejumper visitor center. Interns will assist with greeting visitors, leading tours of the Smokejumper facility.

Biology Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Cambridge, MD

Biology Intern - Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Visitor Center Services Intern

Starts May 8, 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.

Backcountry Permit Office Intern

Starts May 29, 2016 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Intern will work in the backcountry office providing visitors with trail/campsite information and permits (50%), patrol backcountry, contact visitors, clear trails (30%), care for stock, assist with wildlife management and emergency response (20%).

Biological Science Technician

Starts May 9, 2016 • Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge, Bonners Ferry, ID

Biological Science Technician at Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge

Potomac Riverkeeper Events Coordinator - Local Only

Starts March 27, 2016 • Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, Washington, DC

Coordinate paddling events on the Nation’s river

Wildlife Habitat Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge, Colville, WA

Wildlife Habitat Intern at Little Pend Oreille National Wildlfie Refuge

Resources Management Intern

Starts May 1, 2016 • Bryce Canyon National Park, Bryce, UT

Spend time working with the vegetation and wildlife management programs at beautiful Bryce Canyon! Work will include habitat improvement and direct management activities for the federally threatened Utah prairie dog, as well as other resident species.

Wildlife Habitat Monitoring Intern

Starts June 6, 2016 • Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, Cheney, WA

Interested in hands-on experience doing wildlife and habitat work on a National Wildlife Refuge? If you enjoy the outdoors and desire to work to improve the environment, then this is an opportunity you can’t afford to pass up.

2016 Allegheny County Parks Ranger Corps

Starts May 16, 2016 • Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, 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. Attend Park Ranger School and various other training.

Fish Monitoring and Management Intern

Starts May 30, 2016 • Shenandoah National Park, Luray, VA

Help the National Park Service monitor and manage senstive brook trout populations while working and living in Shenandoah National Park

Sculpture In Residence Conservation Intern

Starts May 16, 2016 • Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

Artist residency opportunity as a Sculptor In Residence Intern at Saint-Gaudens National Historic Park!

Visitor Services/Environmental Education Intern

Starts May 2, 2016 • Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Williamstown, WV

Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Environmental Education Intern Position

visitor use assistant

Starts May 23, 2016 • Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Fairbanks, AK

Learn about the cultural and natural history of Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve while staffing the park’s only visitor center in Eagle, AK and assist with a range of field work.

Summer Bat Assessment Interns

Starts May 1, 2016 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

Summer internships involving bats and White-Nose Syndrome at Mammoth Cave National Park (MACA)


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