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.

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.

Education Coordinator

Starts September 9, 2019 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Washington DC, DC

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

HPP Historic Preservation Interns

Starts September 9, 2019 • Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, MD

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

Fall 2019 California Roving Corps Team

Starts September 9, 2019 • BLM California (CA), Sacramento, CA

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

South Florida Land Conservation Intern

Starts September 3, 2019 • The Nature Conservancy Blowing Rocks Preserve, Hobe Sound, FL

The South Florida Land Conservation Intern will learn to perform a variety of skills relating to natural resource management and land conservation stewardship.

2019 USFS Roving Trail Team

Starts September 1, 2019 • USFS Southern Region (R8), , VA

Come work with SCA and the U.S. Forest Service on a regional roving trail crew on the National Forests of the Southern Appalachians.

Wildlife Intern

Starts August 26, 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.

EYNF Heritage Conservation Interns

Starts August 19, 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.

Invasive Plant Control Intern

Starts August 19, 2019 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Restoration Intern

Starts August 19, 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.

Interpretation Intern

Starts August 19, 2019 • Tonto National Monument, Roosevelt, AZ

Internship opportunity to work at a significant cultural site that preserves cliff dwellings that are over 700 years old in the Sonoran Desert Ecosystem. This internship will help educate the public about these resources.

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.

HPP Historic Preservation Interns

Starts August 19, 2019 • PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, , PA

The Historic Preservation Corps is an experiential learning program to introduce young adults from diverse backgrounds to careers in historic preservation. Note: All interested applications will be reviewed, fit rating does not apply.

Short Term Aquaculture Assistant

Starts August 15, 2019 • Prince William Sound Aquaculture Corporation, Cordova, AK

Work hard and learn about aquaculture careers with this short term position at Prince William Sound Aquaculture!

Backcountry Ranger Intern (backfill)

Starts August 14, 2019 • Daniel Boone National Forest, Stanton, KY

Come work in the Red River Gorge as a wilderness ranger intern! Educate visitors on Leave No Trace ethics & wilderness values, rehab impacted areas, and make the RRG a better place.

Invasive Plant and Farm Interns

Starts August 11, 2019 • Procter Center, London, OH

Work alongside a herd of goats on invasive plant removal on a beautiful farm!

Natural Resources Intern (Houston Area Candidates Only)

Starts August 5, 2019 • Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Houston, TX

The intern will assist Division staff with a variety of tasks that help manage natural resources under the Department. Work involves conservation, management, protection, preservation, and community outreach activities.

Education Intern (Backfill: 8/5/19-4/11/20))

Starts August 5, 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!

Wildlife Technician

Starts August 5, 2019 • Crocodile Lake National Wildlife Refuge, KEY LARGO, FL

An opportunity to contribute to island wildlife conservation in the Florida Keys

Preservation Skills Intern - Facilities Operations

Starts August 5, 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!

Environmental Education Intern

Starts August 5, 2019 • Sandia Mountain Natural History Center/Valle de Oro NWR, Cedar Crest, NM

Environmental Education Intern with Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge and The Sandia Mountain Natural History Center (SMNHC)

Natural Resource Intern

Starts August 5, 2019 • Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, AZ

Come work as a Resource Intern at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument!

Girl Scout Education & Outreach Intern - Houston

Starts August 5, 2019 • Girl Scouts of San Jacinto, Houston, TX

Connect the next generation of girls with the outdoors and inspire lifelong stewardship of the environment! Girl Scout alumnae are encouraged to apply.

River Recreation Intern

Starts July 29, 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.