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!

Park Guide Intern

Starts October 25, 2020 • Natural Bridges National Monument, Blanding, UT

Live and work in Utah’s Canyon Country! Staff a visitor center and prepare and present interpretive programs that encourage visitors to connect to this amazing place. We’re looking for excited, dedicated, and creative people to join us.

2020 SCA California Leadership Corps

Starts October 5, 2020 • SCA Oakland Office, Ridgecrest, CA

Hone your leadership skills with the SCA California Leadership Corps!! Help us tackle challenging conservation projects all over the state of California.

South Texas Refuge Complex Corps Team

Starts October 5, 2020 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

Serve on an SCA Corps Team protecting unique South Texas Thornscrub habitat in this world-renowned birding area!

Maintenance Interns

Starts September 28, 2020 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

C&O Canal Maintenance Intern

2020 SCA USACE GIS Teams

Starts September 28, 2020 • USACE (Army Corps of Engineers), Flagstaff, AZ

Are you interested in gaining valuable skills utilizing the latest GIS & GPS tools? The SCA and the US Army Corps of Engineers seek interns to collect and verify GIS data at numerous recreation sites around the country.

Conservation Interns (Local candidates only)

Starts September 20, 2020 • Bayou Preservation Association, Houston, TX

Experience Field Sampling and Lab Work!

Maryland Veteran Conservation Corps

Starts September 14, 2020 • Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Upper Marlboro, MD

A great opportunity to gain skills in a wide variety of park maintenance projects. Training will be provided by Maryland Forest Service. Start date has some flexibility.

Historical Interpretation Intern

Starts September 7, 2020 • Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom, MT

Become a member of the team at Big Hole National Battlefield where you will gain hands-on experience in a variety of interpretive duties that will help you qualify for paid positions in the National Park Service.

Education Specialist Intern

Starts September 7, 2020 • Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom, MT

Work with National Park interpreters to create and update park educational programs.

Operations Intern

Starts September 6, 2020 • Huntsville State Park, Huntsville, TX

Operations Intern at Huntsville State Park

Santa Monica Fire Recovery Team

Starts August 30, 2020 • Santa Monica Mountains NRA, Thousand Oaks, CA

Help the National Park Service in its efforts to restore the Santa Monica Mountains NRA following the Woolsey Fire.

Environmental Stewardship Interns (Southern Area Survey Crew)

Starts July 20, 2020 • USACE (Army Corps of Engineers) - Pittsburgh District, Ford City, PA

Herpetofauna survey interns in the Pittsburgh region!

Invasive Plant Control Intern (Traveling Internship Regionally)

Starts June 15, 2020 • Invasive Plant Control Inc., Alexandria, VA

Conduct Intensive Invasive Plant Management in sensitive Natural Areas in Virginia!

Invasive Plant Control Intern (Traveling Internship Nationally)

Starts June 8, 2020 • Invasive Plant Control Inc., Nashville, TN

Conduct Intensive Invasive Plant Management in sensitive Natural Areas

NY Excelsior Conservation Corps Team (Vets Encouraged to apply)

Starts February 24, 2020 • SCA Excelsior Corps, Loch Sheldrake, NY

Gain hands on experiences while serving the precious natural and historical resources of NY. We’re looking for young, engaged people to improve the land and communities we live and work in. Choose between 1 of 3 specialized crews, modeled after the CCC!

2020 New York State Parks Corps Master PO

Starts January 22, 2020 • New York State Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Albany, NY

SCA NYS Parks Corps seeks enthusiastic conservationists to provide critical environmental education and stewardship for State Parks in the Allegany, Finger Lakes, Central Region and Thousand Islands regions of New York State.

Interpretive Ranger

Starts May 6, 2019 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting at Bear Brook State Park for 6-months while expanding your skills and experience in education and stewardship, while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!