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!

Snow Mountain Wilderness Trail Corps

Starts September 6, 2021 • Mendocino National Forest, Upper Lake, CA

Help Restore trails in the Snow Mountain Wilderness in California

Biological Technician Intern

Starts August 30, 2021 • Kofa National Wildlife Refuge, Yuma, AZ

This position serves three National Wildlife Refuges (NWR) in Southwestern Arizona but most duties occur on Kofa NWR. Primary duties include habitat and wildlife monitoring and management. Secondary duties include visitor services and interpretation.

Historic Preservation Internship

Starts August 2, 2021 • Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, MD

Historic Preservation of Cabin Camps originally constructed in the 1930’s by the CCC’s and the WPA.

Data Management Intern

Starts August 2, 2021 • NPS Natural Resource Program Center, Fort Collins, CO

Data Science Intern: NPS Inventory & Monitoring Program

Urban Refuge Accessibility Specialist (LOCAL to Portland/Vancouver required) Application DEADLINE 6/18!

Starts July 12, 2021 • Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge, Sherwood, OR

Urban Refuge Accessibility Specialist with Portland-Vancouver Urban National Wildlife Refuges

Climate Change Intern - North Dakota

Starts July 6, 2021 • Battelle Memorial Institute, Jamestown, ND

Climate change and field-based research

Coastal Bird Steward (Local Candidates Only)

Starts July 5, 2021 • Alabama Audubon, Mobile, AL

The Coastal Bird Steward will work with Alabama Audubon to protect nesting shorebirds along the Alabama coast. The steward will collect data on human disturbance and conduct outreach activities aimed at educating the public about beach-nesting birds.

Invasive species control Intern

Starts July 5, 2021 • Agricultural Research Service - Ft. Lauderdale, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

You will be performing on-going research at the USDA facility, focusing on the biological control of invasive weeds in several south Florida ecosystems. You will grow plants in gardens and greenhouses to feed insect colonies

Biological Science Technician

Starts July 5, 2021 • Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, Eads, CO

Biological Science Technician at Sand Creek Massacre NHS in Southeast Colorado.

Education Development Intern

Starts July 5, 2021 • Alaska Public Lands Information Center, Anchorage, AK

Education Development Intern at the Alaska Public Lands Information Center!

Visitor Services Interns

Starts June 21, 2021 • Sierra National Forest, Prather, CA

Recreation Management on the Sierra National Forest

Trail and Environmental Steward

Starts June 21, 2021 • Audubon New York, Carmel, 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.

Water Quality Intern-Local Only (SLC, UT)

Starts June 15, 2021 • USBR Upper Colorado Region, Salt Lake City, UT

Local Candidates Only. The water quality intern will assist with water quality investigations on reservoirs throughout the Upper Colorado River Basin including Lake Powell and Flaming Gorge.

Developed Recreation Crew (6/21/21 start)

Starts May 24, 2021 • Shoshone National Forest, Cody, WY

Come work on the beautiful Shoshone National Forest, just on the east boundary of Yellowstone National Park. You will serve as an Horseback Wilderness Trail Crew member on the North Zone maintaining trails in the rugged remote wilderness of the Shoshone.

Sierra National Forest Visitor Services

Starts May 24, 2021 • Sierra National Forest, Prather, CA

Recreation Management on the Sierra National Forest

New York Excelsior Conservation Corps

Starts May 17, 2021 • SCA Excelsior Corps, , NY

Looking for young, engaged people to help improve the land! Modelled after the CCC, ECC members gain hands on experiences while serving the precious natural and historical resources of NY. Most alumni continue to work in the conversation field!

Invasive Plant Control Intern#2

Starts March 29, 2021 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Massachusetts Conservation Corps

Starts March 29, 2021 • SCA Massachusetts AmeriCorps, Rowe, MA

Get Leadership Training/Experience, Learn Technical Trail Skills, Explore Massachusetts - while completing an AWESOME AmeriCorps position as part of SCA Massachusetts Conservation Corps team!

Restoration Intern

Starts March 28, 2021 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, 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.

Prescribed Fire Internships - Southeastern US

Starts January 3, 2021 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

Prescribed Fire Internship Placements - Southeastern US

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!

Apprentice Crew Leader

Starts • , , 00

. Apprentice Crew Leaders (ACLs) opportunity for SCA alumni.