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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Rock outcrop and rare plant monitoring and management intern

Starts August 15, 2016 • Shenandoah National Park, luray, VA

Rock outcrop and rare plant monitoring internship available at Shenandoah National Park. Seeking individual to assist with field monitoring and management of rock outcrop areas and rare plant populations. Join us for a fall in the mountains!

Endangered Species Translocation Technician Intern

Starts August 15, 2016 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Endangered species translocation technician at Carolina Sandhills NWR in support of the biologist and lead biological technician during red-cockaded woodpecker nesting season. Duties include monitoring and banding endangered birds

Interpretive Intern

Starts July 17, 2016 • Pinnacles National Park, Paicines, CA

Visitor Experience Specialist Intern: If you love your national parks, help spread that passion in America’s newest national park, Pinnacles.

Solarize Hudson Valley interns

Starts June 1, 2016 • Sustainable Hudson Valley, Inc., Poughkeepsie, NY

Help us double the renewable energy in the Hudson Valley of New York State.

Interpretation Intern

Starts August 14, 2016 • Minute Man National Historical Park, Concord, MA

Present formal and informal interpretation including living history at Minute Man National Historical Park, where the opening battle of the American Revolution is brought to life.

Conservation Hatchery Intern

Starts June 27, 2016 • Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery, East Orland, ME

Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery - Conserving Maine Endangered Atlantic salmon

Fire Effects Monitoring

Starts May 2, 2016 • Dixie National Forest, Cedar City, UT

Join the Dixie National Forest Team! Using GPS units and GIS maps of burned areas, the Team will hike and camp in rugged areas of the Forest to collect data. This Team offers a great introduction into science side of wildland firefighting!

Park Ranger/ Natural Resource Intern

Starts May 16, 2016 • Delaware Lake, Delaware, OH

This is a great opportunity for an outgoing and energetic Recreation/ Natural Resources Management student to get well rounded experience in the field, build/strengthen their resume, and network.

Crystal Basin Recreation Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Eldorado National Forest, Pollock Pines, CA

Recreation interns needed to support the busy recreation program in the Crystal Basin of the Eldorado National Forest.

Wilderness Intern

Starts May 29, 2016 • Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, Philipsburg, MT

The Wilderness Education internship will work in the beautiful Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness Area in southwestern Montana. Focus is on wilderness education, restoration and monitoring.

Wildlife Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • San Luis Valley National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Alamosa, CO

Interns are needed to assist the staff at the San Luis Valley NWR Complex, Colorado in biological data collection including waterbird nesting, elk browsing on riparian vegetation, stream/riparian health, invasive weed monitoring, and duck banding.

2016 White River General Ranger Assistants

Starts May 29, 2016 • Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford, WA

Applications needed for two field ranger assistants to fill positions at two heavily used day use areas in Mt. Rainier National Park, Tipsoo and Sunrise. These areas need an assistant ranger presence to assure that fragile alpine resources are protected.

Fish Hatchery Intern

Starts June 27, 2016 • Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery, East Orland, ME

Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery - Conserving Maine Endangered Atlantic salmon

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.

Garden Manager Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • George Washington Memorial Parkway, McLean, VA

Garden Manager Intern needed to help George Washington Memorial Parkway manage its urban garden.

Recreation/Website/Social Media Public Outreach Intern

Starts July 5, 2016 • Umpqua National Forest, Roseburg, OR

Looking for a techy outdoor geek who is highly motivated, active and reliable. Great writing and photography skills as well as solid verbal communication skills is a must, too.

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.

Summer Bat Assessment Interns

Starts May 9, 2016 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

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

Visitor Interpretation Intern

Starts August 10, 2016 • Grey Towers National Historic Site, Milford, PA

Provide guided tours of the historic mansion and gardens and interpret Gifford Pinchot’s contributions to the conservation movement in America.

Horticulture Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Grey Towers National Historic Site, Milford, PA

Grey Towers, built in 1886. a 101-acre site consists of formal, landscaped and wooded grounds.
This internship provides hands-on experience to challenge and broaden the intern’s knowledge of horticultural theory, maintenace and architecture.

NPS Centennial Outreach Event Planners

Starts May 30, 2016 • George Washington Memorial Parkway, Ft Myer, VA

Be part of the National Park Service Centennial at our nation’s capital! George Washington Memorial Parkway needs interns to assist with multiple events, programs, and activities all summer.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, Vancouver, WA

Be a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site!

White Mountain NF Trail Team

Starts May 30, 2016 • White Mountain National Forest, Conway, NH

Join us for an exciting summer in the 6 Wilderness areas of the White Mountain National Forest. We’re offering a dynamic summer experience for interns who want to make an impact while deep in the Wilderness.

Bird Technician

Starts May 2, 2016 • Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge, Errol, NH

Bird Technician internship in northern NH and northwestern ME

Landscape Technician: Jacksonville, FL

Starts April 11, 2016 • THE DAVEY TREE EXPERT COMPANY, Jacksonville, FL

Join professionals from Davey Tree as you learn about urban landscaping and tree maintenance. This hands-on, paid internship is 6 months.


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