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!

Social Media and Online Content Intern (DMV Local Only)

Starts May 18, 2020 • US Fish & Wildlife Service Headquarters, Falls Church, VA

The USFWS seeks a Social Media and Online Content Intern to assist in nationally showcasing a partnership initiative with Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated to increase recreational and educational engagement on National Wildlife Refuges.

SCA NH AmeriCorps Conservation Steward – Education, Trail Work, and Conservation Service

Starts January 6, 2020 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting at Bear Brook State Park for 10-months while expanding your skills and experience in environmental education and conservation stewardship, while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!

SCA NH AmeriCorps Interpretive Ranger – Env. Education, Park Interpretation, and Community Outreach

Starts January 6, 2020 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting in New Hampshire for 10-months while expanding your skills and experience in education, leadership, interpretation, and as a naturalist while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!

Land Management Intern

Starts December 2, 2019 • Ordway-Swisher Biological Station, Melrose, FL

Land management internship on 9500 acre biological research station. Build land management skills and gain ecological restoration experience. Formal training provided.

Education Intern

Starts October 28, 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!

Conservation/Recreation Intern to Provide GIS/GPS Services Intern

Starts October 15, 2019 • Lake Texoma, Denison, TX

Conservation/Recreation Intern to provide GIS Database Services

Restoration Intern

Starts October 14, 2019 • Lower Rio Grande National Wildlife Refuge, Alamo, TX

Explore south Texas while creating habitat for wildlife. Be involved in projects ranging from protecting Ocelot habitat close to the Gulf of Mexico to restoring wildlife habitat on the bluffs of the Rio Grande overlooking Mexico.

Restoration Intern

Starts October 14, 2019 • Lower Rio Grande National Wildlife Refuge, Alamo, TX

Explore south Texas while creating habitat for wildlife. Be involved in projects ranging from protecting Ocelot habitat close to the Gulf of Mexico to restoring wildlife habitat on the bluffs of the Rio Grande overlooking Mexico.

Construction Management Interns

Starts October 14, 2019 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

Gain valuable experience working on the C&O Canal

Visitor Use Survey and Data Collection

Starts October 10, 2019 • Resource Systems Group, Inc., Luray, VA

Two week visitor use survey project in Shenandoah National Park.

2019 Cherokee National Forest Intern

Starts October 7, 2019 • Cherokee National Forest, Greenville, TN

Cherokee National Forest seeks SCA Intern to implement a hands-on education and outreach program and assist with administrative functions at the forest. Local candidates encouraged to apply.

Preservation Skills Intern - Facilities Operations

Starts September 30, 2019 • Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA

Enjoy working in the great outdoors? Join Fort Frederica National Monument to continue the next 100 years of conservation!

Education Coordinator

Starts September 30, 2019 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Washington DC, DC

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

Education and Outreach Intern

Starts September 30, 2019 • Gateway Arch National Park’, St. Louis, MO

Education Outreach Coordinator to work with federal agencies in metropolitan St. Louis. (National Park Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

Visitor Services Intern

Starts September 23, 2019 • Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge, Zimmerman, MN

Join the visitor services team at Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge and represent the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for this unique internship opportunity.

2019 Fall Indiana Dunes NPF Team

Starts September 16, 2019 • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Porter, IN

2019 Fall Indiana Dunes NPF Team

Biology and Visitor Services Specialist (Philadelphia Regional Candidates only) -preselect

Starts September 9, 2019 • 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

EYNF Heritage Conservation Crew

Starts September 9, 2019 • El Yunque National Forest, Rio Grande, PR

SCA historic restoration interns deployed at El Yunque National Forest will be involved in historic restoration, maintenance and monitoring of Historic Properties dating to the Civilian Conservation Corp Era, as well as a couple of archaeological sites.

Interpretive Park Guide Intern

Starts September 8, 2019 • White Sands National Monument, Almogordo, NM

Imagine working as a park ranger for the summer and gaining excellent career building skills such as public speaking, customer service, and basic graphic design skills. Stop dreaming and apply to the SCA Internship at White Sands National Monument.

2019-20 SCA-AmeriCorps Historic Preservation Candidates

Starts August 19, 2019 • Student Conservation Association, , NH

The Historic Preservation Program is an experiential learning program to introduce young adults from diverse backgrounds to careers in historic preservation.

Park Ranger Intern

Starts August 12, 2019 • Clarkston Natural Resource Office, Clarkston, WA

Internship at Lower Granite Natural Resource Management Office assisting recreation team.

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!

Project Specialist-Maryland State Parks Corps Team

Starts July 8, 2019 • Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Annapolis, MD

A great opportunity to be involved in prescribed burns projects. Training will be provided by Maryland Forest Service.

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.

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!