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!

Data Management Intern

Starts January 10, 2022 • NPS Natural Resource Program Center, Fort Collins, CO

Data Science Intern: NPS Inventory & Monitoring Program

Habitat Restoration Technician Coordinator

Starts November 1, 2021 • Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge, Kihei, HI

Work as a Habitat Restoration Tech for the National Wildlife Refuge System in Maui! We’re looking for experienced candidates who work well independently.

Natural Resource and Water Quality Interns (local candidates only)

Starts October 18, 2021 • City of Houston Parks and Rec Dept., Houston, TX

Natural Resources interns needed to restore forested riparian habitat at multiple City of Houston parks.

DC Area Fall Young Adult Program

Starts October 11, 2021 • , , DC

Join SCA’s DC Area young adult program! This fall there will be two crews working in Rock Creek and Greenbelt National Parks.

Park Ranger Intern

Starts October 10, 2021 • Clarkston Natural Resource Office, Clarkston, WA

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

Education Specialist Intern

Starts October 4, 2021 • Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom, MT

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

Interpretive Cave Tour Guide

Starts October 4, 2021 • Arizona State Parks and Trails, Benson, AZ

Interpretive Cave Tour Guide - Arizona State Parks and Trails - Kartchner Caverns

Invasive Plant Control Intern

Starts October 4, 2021 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Houston Community Field Trip Coordinator(LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY)

Starts October 4, 2021 • Citizens Environmental Coalition, Deer Park, TX

Help youth discover nature in prairies

Biological Aid (Wildlife, Fisheries and Outreach)

Starts September 27, 2021 • Naval Facilities Engineering System Command, Nofolk, VA

Marine resources (wildlife and fisheries) internship in Norfolk, VA

Maryland Veteran Conservation Corps (Military Veterans Only)

Starts September 13, 2021 • Maryland Dept of Natural Resources, Upper Marlboro, MD

A great opportunity for post 9/11 military veterans to gain skills in a wide variety of park maintenance projects. Training will be provided by Maryland Forest Service. Start date has some flexibility.

Aquatic and Physical Science Intern

Starts August 16, 2021 • Sonoran Desert Network, Tucson, AZ

The Sonoran Desert Network, part of the National Park Service inventory and monitoring program, is seeking one Aquatic/Physical Science intern to dedicate six months to monitoring water resources and climate in National Parks.

Environmental Outreach and Services Intern (local area/commuting distance candidates only)

Starts August 16, 2021 • Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries, Beacon, NY

Join Clarkson University’s Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries in delivering environmental education programming.

Vegetation Management Intern (BEOL)

Starts August 9, 2021 • Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, La Junta, CO

Protect Cultural Landscape and Native Plants at Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site

2021 Chippewa NF Facilities & Recreation Crew

Starts August 2, 2021 • Chippewa National Forest, Walker, MN

Spend a season camping and working on the trails of Minnesota’s Chippewa National Forest.

Biological Science Technician

Starts July 26, 2021 • Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, Eads, CO

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

Trail and Environmental Steward

Starts June 28, 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.

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!

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.

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

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