Hot Internships

These are positions that need more qualified applicants ASAP. In addition to the skills listed on the individual description, these positions are looking for candidates with a sense of adventure and a passion to make a difference in the world of conservation. Applications currently accepted!

Digitizing Historic Photos

Starts September 30, 2019 • Yosemite National Park, Yosemite, CA

Digitize Historic Photos in the Yosemite Archives. Interns will research copyright status of images and digitize those which are within public domain. We plan to digitize 6,500 images.

Summer 2019 California Roving Land Restoration Team

Starts September 15, 2019 • BLM California (CA), Sacramento, CA

Come Explore Northern California and work on a variety of conservation projects with the California Roving Team

Education Intern (Fall 2019)

Starts August 26, 2019 • Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, Coulee Dam, WA

Help grow the park’s education program while learning skills and knowledge that will help you on your career path!

HPP Historic Preservation Intern

Starts August 19, 2019 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Highlands, NJ

Contribute to the preservation of historic buildings at Gateway National Recreation Area.

River Recreation Intern

Starts August 6, 2019 • Klamath National Forest, Happy Camp, CA

River management internship in remote Northern California. Work will occur along the spectacular Klamath Wild & Scenic River. Interns will work closely with the river ranger. Duties include performing patrols of the river and main tributaries.

Wildlife Intern

Starts July 22, 2019 • Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, AZ

Spend a year gaining valuable hands-on work experience serving as a wildlife and ecology intern in the Sonoran Desert with the National Park Service.

Alumni Trail Crew

Starts July 13, 2019 • Continental Divide Trail Coalition, Helena, MT

Are you an SCA alum with trail work experience? Then join our special 10-person, one-week long, alumni trail crew! Work will take place an hour and half outside of Helena, MT on the Continental Divide Trail on U.S Forest Service land!

Motorized Trail Ranger

Starts June 25, 2019 • Black Hills National Forest, Rapid City, SD

Want to explore one of the largest Motorized Trail Systems in the U.S.? Want to make a difference protecting the environment? Are you a high-energy ‘people-person’? If the answer is “YES, YES, YES”, then we’ve got a unique job for you!

Wilderness Monitoring Interns

Starts June 25, 2019 • Inyo National Forest, Mammoth Lakes, CA

Two SCA interns will assist staff with several monitoring projects that will help the Forest meet goals associated with Wilderness Performance Measures

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts June 17, 2019 • Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge, Vero Beach, FL

U.S.Fish and Wildlife Service, National Wildlife Refuge Internship in East Central Florida

C&O Canal Maintenance Crew - Williamsport, MD

Starts June 14, 2019 • Student Conservation Association, Williamsport, MD

This crew will support the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park maintenance staff with routine daily maintenance activities at the Williamsport, Maryland shop.

Youth Outreach and Community Engagement Intern (Local Candidates Only)

Starts June 10, 2019 • Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Kennesaw, GA

This internship at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is to provide youth outreach and community engagement through formal and informal interpretive and educational programming.

Desolation Wilderness Backcountry Intern

Starts June 10, 2019 • Eldorado National Forest, Pollock Pines, CA

Exciting opportunity to work in the backcountry of Desolation Wilderness. Great location close to Lake Tahoe.

Education Coordinator

Starts June 10, 2019 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Washington DC, DC

Connect the next generation of stewards to the National Park Service!

USFWS Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Leader Intern

Starts June 10, 2019 • Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, Austwell, TX

Aransas National Wildlife Refuge needs a Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Supervisor

Pfeiffer Big Sur S.P. Interpretive Intern

Starts June 10, 2019 • 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%)

Wildlife Conservation Intern

Starts June 9, 2019 • Klamath National Forest, Macdoel, CA

Wildife Conservation Intern-Northern California

Interpretive Naturalist

Starts June 9, 2019 • Giant Sequoia National Monument, Dunlap, CA

Learn to be an Interpretive Naturalist on Giant Sequoia National Monument

Public Safety and Outreach Intern

Starts June 6, 2019 • B. Everett Jordan Lake, Moncure, NC

The US Army Corps of Engineers is the Nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation. Safety is a primary concern. While enjoying the great outdoors you will work with park rangers to promote water safety to all ages.

Wilderness Intern

Starts June 4, 2019 • Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland, Grand Lake, CO

The Arapaho National Forest, Sulphur Ranger district is seeking skilled, highly motivated Interns to help protect and manage district wilderness areas.

River Recreation Intern

Starts June 3, 2019 • Klamath National Forest, Happy Camp, CA

River management internship in remote Northern California. Work will occur along the spectacular Klamath Wild & Scenic River. Interns will work closely with the river ranger. Duties include performing patrols of the river and main tributaries.

Environmental Educator

Starts June 3, 2019 • Mine Kill State Park NYS OPRHP, North Blenheim, NY

SCA Hudson Valley Corps seeks members to be part of a diverse program serving with NYS Parks, DEC and local non-profits providing critical environmental education and stewardship at sites in both urban and rural areas throughout the Hudson Valley region.

Interpretation Intern at Pecos National Historical Park

Starts June 3, 2019 • Pecos National Historical Park, Pecos, NM

Develop and present interpretive programs to connect visitors of all ages to the vast historical, cultural, and natural resources within Pecos National Historical Park.

Visitor Services Intern

Starts June 3, 2019 • Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, Folkston, GA

The US Fish and Wildlife Service is looking for a responsible energetic person to work on our Visitor Servicers team to inform the public about the beautiful and mystical Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge.

Resource Education/Interpretation Intern for Ninety Six National Historic Site

Starts June 3, 2019 • Ninety Six National Historic Site, Ninety Six, SC

The intern will staff the Visitor Center information desk, lead children’s activities, prepare and present interpretive tours, and assist with special events. The intern will help with a Colonial day camp and provide outreach to local organizations.