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!

Fisheries Interns

Starts June 14, 2021 • Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake, OR

Fisheries and Aquatic Ecology Internship LOCAL ONLY

2021 FWS Career Discovery Internship Program

Starts May 17, 2021 • , Nationwide, DC

Attention 1st & 2nd year college students: CDIP provides hands on internships with the US Fish & Wildlife Service for college freshman & sophomores from diverse backgrounds. Note: All interested applications will be reviewed, fit rating does not apply.

Exotic Plant Management Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • Denali National Park and Preserve, Denali Park, AK

Serve as an invasive plant management intern in Alaska this summer.

Visitor Services/Tour Guide Crew

Starts May 17, 2021 • Aerial Fire Depot, Missoula, MT

Come serve as a tour guide and work in the Smokejumper visitor center. You will assist with greeting visitors, leading tours of the Smokejumper facility.

Visitor Services & Outreach Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Homer, AK

Join our team and share the story of amazing wildlife with visitors from all over the world. Staff a visitor center, support summer programs, and write for our social media page. Spend your season surrounded by ocean and wilderness in Homer, Alaska!

Invasives Species Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Shirley, NY

Seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking, intern who loves nature and enjoys working outdoors to help with invasive plant work, conducting wildlife surveys and protecting important habitats for wildlife.

Historical Interpretation Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • 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.

Resource Management Intern

Starts May 3, 2021 • Cumberland Island National Seashore, Saint Marys, GA

Monitor and protect Threatened and Endangered sea turtle nests; assist with wildlife surveys, trail maintenance, and visitor outreach at beautiful Cumberland Island National Seashore.

Shorebird Intern

Starts April 12, 2021 • Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Shirley, NY

Seeking enthusiastic, hardworking, interns who love wildlife and enjoy working outdoors to help with conducting wildlife surveys, invasive plant work and protecting habitat for wildlife.

Endangered Species Avian Technician Intern

Starts March 29, 2021 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Endangered species technician at Carolina Sandhills NWR in support of the biologist and lead biological technician during red-cockaded woodpecker nesting season. Duties include monitoring and banding endangered birds

2021 Programs Project Coordinator - BCCYMCA

Starts March 29, 2021 • Berkshire Outdoor Center, Beckett, MA

Interested in a coordinator-level position with one of the largest camp programs in the state? Combine your interest in outdoor education, backcountry tripping, project coordination, and trail work this summer as a Projects Program Coordinator for BCCYMCA

Management and Monitoring Intern

Starts March 22, 2021 • The Nature Conservancy Disney Wilderness Preserve, Kissimmee, FL

The Management and Monitoring Intern assists The Nature Conservancy with aspects of science and restoration activities on The Disney Wilderness Preserve.

Monitoring and Restoration Intern

Starts March 15, 2021 • Canyonlands National Park, , UT

Assist with monitoring, preserving, and restoring native vegetation and water in the dramatic canyon country of Southeast Utah’s national parks, and informally interpret these activities to curious visitors.

Landscape Management/Interpretation Intern

Starts March 15, 2021 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Cross-divisional experience in landscape management and public outreach.

South Texas Refuge Complex Corps Team

Starts March 1, 2021 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

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

Interpretive Intern

Starts February 22, 2021 • 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.

Fresh Water Mussel and Houston Toad Care Internship

Starts February 7, 2021 • San Marcos Aquatic Resource Center, San Marcos, TX

The US Fish & Wildlife Service is looking for a motivated intern to help build the freshwater mussel and Houston toad culture and research program at the San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center.

Invasive Plant Control Intern

Starts February 1, 2021 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Prescribed Fire Internships - Southeastern US

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

Prescribed Fire Internship Placements - Southeastern US

Fire Recovery Project ( Must be an SCA Alumnae)

Starts December 14, 2020 • , Lower Lake, CA

Learn and implement basic principles of grassland and stream restoration in unique serpentine soil ecosystems in Northern California. Must be an Alum!

Maintenance Interns

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

C&O Canal Maintenance Intern

Forestry / Natural Resources Technician (Feb 8th, 2021 start)

Starts June 8, 2020 • NAVFAC Northwest, Silverdale, WA

This position will serve as a natural resource generalist with regards to forest management and natural resource projects. Personnel will be required to work in the field on a variety of natural resources tasks.

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.