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., 2016-06-03
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Biological Technican

Starts May 23, 2016 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Fish and Wildlife work on the Tongass National Forest

SCA Massachusetts AmeriCorps - Education and Trail Work

Starts October 17, 2016 • SCA Massachusetts AmeriCorps, Plainfield, MA

The SCA Massachusetts Corps is based in the beautiful Kenneth Dubuque State Forest in northwest MA. From October-August corps members serve in local schools teaching environmental education and as part of a crew on conservation lands across the state.

Park Ranger Mingo NWR

Starts June 6, 2016 • Mingo National Wildlife Refuge, Puxico, MO

Situated on the edge of Missouri Ozarks and the start of the Missouri Lowlands, Mingo National Wildlife Refuge is a remnant to the landscape of what southeast Missouri use to resemble. The swamps and forests of Mingo give your for pre-settlement times.

Ecological Restoration Intern

Starts June 13, 2016 • Yosemite National Park, El Portal, CA

You will assist Yosemite National Park staff to implement important ecological restoration.

Landscape Architect

Starts July 5, 2016 • Bighorn National Forest, Sheridan, WY

Develop management guidelines for scenic highways across the Bighorn National Forest in Wyoming as a LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE INTERN.

Archives Intern

Starts June 6, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Archives internship available at Frederick Law Olmsted NHS in Brookline, MA.

Conservation Forestry Intern

Starts September 12, 2016 • Naval Air Station Pensacola, Pensacola, FL

Be a Conservation Forestry Intern at Pensacola Florida Naval Air Station managing beaches to woodlands in sunny Pensacola, Florida

Rare Species Survey Intern

Starts August 22, 2016 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Conduct and coordinate volunteers for Diamondback Terrapin surveys and nest monitoring

Landscape Management/Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 16, 2016 • Longfellow House-Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site, Cambridge, MA

Come and be a part of the Longfellow House- Washington’s Headquarters team for the National Park Service Centennial in 2016! Work in a historic landscape where George Washington created an army and Henry Longfellow wrote much of his poetry.

Desert Tortoise Ecology Intern

Starts July 1, 2016 • Pennsylvania State University, Henderson, NV

Participate in ecological research on captive and wild desert tortoises at multiple locations in the Mojave desert. Get hands-on wildlife experience and collect valuable data toward the conservation and management of a threatened species.

Invasive Species Control Technician

Starts May 23, 2016 • Ocala National Forest, Silver Springs, FL, FL

Team member to identify, plan, and implement invasive species management projects.

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 30, 2016 • Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge, McGregor, MN

Visitor Services Intern at Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR). Rice Lake NWR is located in the heart of Minnesota’s famed lake country and offers a “backwoods” experience on 18,000 acres of nature’s paradise!

Interpretation Intern - August

Starts August 11, 2016 • Blue Ridge Parkway National Park, Galax, VA

2016 Interpretive Internship with the National Park Service on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Invasive Species Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge, Sherwood, OR

Fighting invaders at Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge

Vegetation Monitoring Intern

Starts May 9, 2016 • Caribou-Targhee National Forest, Ashton, ID

The crew of three to five Vegetation Monitors will be involved with data collection of both forested and non-forested vegetation on the Targhee National Forest in beautiful Eastern Idaho!

DC Urban Tree House Environmental Education Interns

Starts June 20, 2016 • Student Conservation Association, Washington, DC

SCA DC Community Programs - Environmental Education Intern at the DC Urban Tree House in Anacostia Park

Interpretation Intern - May

Starts May 29, 2016 • Blue Ridge Parkway National Park, Galax, VA

2016 Interpretive Internship with the National Park Service on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Biological Technician

Starts September 5, 2016 • Richmond National Battlefield Park, Richmond, VA

Work in the Resource Management Division of the park on a variety of projects: Monitor and Manage invasive exotic vegetation, 50%; manage and monitor earthwork vegetation, 20%; inventory water quality, 5%; animal monitoring 15%; and GIS/GPS work, 10%

Historic Preservation Specialist

Starts May 16, 2016 • Center for Historic Architecture, Conservation & Engineering, Lowell, MA

Historic Preservation Specialist with NE Region, NPS

Interpretation Intern

Starts June 5, 2016 • Independence National Historical Park, Philadelphia, PA

Spend your summer talking about the birthplace of the United States of America!

Park Guide & Social Media Intern (Paterson NJ Candidates)

Starts May 23, 2016 • Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, Paterson, NJ

Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park interprets the connection between the falls and the vibrant
community whose ingenuity fueled the growth of the United States.

Pfeiffer Big Sur S.P. Interpretive Intern

Starts May 27, 2016 • Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, Big Sur, CA

Coordinate, develop, and present Junior Ranger Programs (35%); lead nature walks and campfire programs (25%); provide informal roving interpretation (20%); maintain attendance records for all programs and interpretive related activities(10%)

Environmental Education Specialists - (Philadelphia regional candidates)

Starts June 13, 2016 • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA

Environmental Education Internship - Connect urban children to the outdoors through special programs at the refuge and at neighborhood schools - LOCAL (PHILADELPHIA) COMMUTING AREA ONLY

Construction Engineering Technician Intern at Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island (NYC Local Candidates Only)

Starts May 15, 2016 • National Parks of New York Harbor, Staten Island, NY

Engineering Technician Intern researching, surveying, & providing assistance to project teams for architectural and engineering tasks at Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty.

Stewardship and Conservation Intern

Starts July 4, 2016 • TNC-Massachusetts Islands Program, Vineyard Haven, MA

Join The Nature Conservancy Islands office staff in managing conservation lands and restoring sandplain grasslands and Atlantic coastal pine barrens habitats.


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