SCA internships are posted as they become available, so keep checking back to find the SCA position that is the best fit for you. Summer internships will typically start to be posted around December-January. Positions listed here have not yet filled and positions are taken down from the database once they are filled.
Positions in this search are for 18 and older. If you are under 18, please visit our Crew page

E.g., 2018-06-21

Museum Technician Intern (NYC Local Candidate)

Starts October 15, 2018 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Staten Island, NY

Gateway National Recreation Area is looking for a Museum Technician Intern to assist in managing the Park’s extensive museum collection.

Restoration Intern

Starts September 4, 2018 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Staten Island, NY

Native habitat restoration intern working at Gateway NRA in New York City. Local candidates needed.

Natural Resources Intern (Local Candidates Only)

Starts August 6, 2018 • Texas Commission of 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.

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts July 16, 2018 • USACE Rivers Project Office, West Alton, MO

Wildlife Management Intern

Interpretation and Community Outreach Intern (NYC Candidates)

Starts September 4, 2018 • Governors Island National Monument, New York, NY

Interpretation and Community Outreach Intern(Local NYC candidate)

South Florida Land Conservation Intern

Starts August 6, 2018 • 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.

Yosemite Bear Management Intern

Starts August 27, 2018 • Yosemite National Park, Yosemite, CA

Help reduce human-bear conflicts by educating the public and assisting with black bear management in Yosemite National Park.

Natural Resource Internship

Starts August 20, 2018 • Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, AZ

Natural Resource Internship

Biology Tech.

Starts September 4, 2018 • Tonto National Monument, Roosevelt, AZ

Biologist Technician wanted for the beautiful Tonto National Monument.

Fisheries Intern

Starts July 30, 2018 • Ouray National Fish Hatchery, Vernal, UT

The SCA intern will be part of the Ouray NFH crew. Duties will include but not limited to fish husbandry, spawning, feeding, cleaning, harvesting, counting, sorting, grading, PIT tagging and stocking of these endangered fish.

Preserve Management Intern

Starts July 9, 2018 • Ridge and Valley Conservancy, Hardwick, NJ

Preserve Management Intern to perform diverse functions ranging from ecological stewardship to managing public access.

2018 SE Roving Trail Team Master

Starts September 2, 2018 • Student Conservation Association, , KY

Join a trail crew at Mammoth Cave National Park and help other parks in the region complete critical trail projects this fall!

Aquatic Conservation Intern

Starts August 20, 2018 • Ennis National Fish Hatchery, Ennis, MT

Aquatic conservation and hatchery intern in Ennis, MT

Houston Community Field Trip Coordinator

Starts August 20, 2018 • Big Thicket National Preserve, Kountze, TX

Big Thicket National Preserve in southeast Texas, is seeking an organized and self-motivated individual to assist with complex project management and survey work at the preserve.

Assistant Land Steward (Local Candidates Only)

Starts July 9, 2018 • Katy Prairie Conservancy, Waller, TX

Interns will be involved with land management and restoration on prairies, wetlands, and woodlands on natural areas owned by the Katy Prairie Conservancy.

Invasive Species Removal Team

Starts August 9, 2018 • Maui Invasive Species Committee, Makawao, HI

Help the Island of Maui manage an invasive frog wreaking havoc on island ecosystems.

Wildlife Intern

Starts July 9, 2018 • Clarkston Natural Resource Office, Clarkston, WA

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

GIS/Data Management Intern

Starts August 20, 2018 • FWS Southwest Region (R2), Albuquerque, NM

Do you have an Archiving or GIS and biology/forestry background and want to improve your marketable skillset by becoming Data Savvy?

Training Administration Intern

Starts July 23, 2018 • National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV

The National Conservation Training Center’s Division of Training is looking for an intern to assist with their learning management database and delivery of it’s training programs to Fish and Wildlife Service employees and partners.

Monarch Habitat Intern

Starts July 9, 2018 • 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.

Moth Specimen Intern (Puerto Rico Candidates)

Starts July 2, 2018 • International Institute of Tropical Forestry, Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR

We are seeking a motivated college graduate with a Natural Sciences background, to assist in processing the moth specimens in a laboratory setting.

2018 Cherokee NF Trail Interns

Starts July 2, 2018 • Cherokee National Forest, Tellico Plains, TN

Cherokee National Forest seeks two SCA Interns to help build trails. Local candidates encouraged to apply.

Facilities/Maintenance Intern (Philadelphia regional candidates)

Starts June 25, 2018 • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA

John Heinz NWR is America’s First Urban Refuge, with a robust program designed to engage the community of Philadelphia in conservation. The refuge offers outdoor recreational opportunities, education, and more to the visiting public.

Visitor Services, Education & Outreach Intern

Starts September 17, 2018 • 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, present interpretive programs, and contribute to our social media page. Spend your year surrounded by ocean and wilderness in Homer,AK!

Biological Technician

Starts August 20, 2018 • Kofa National Wildlife Refuge, Yuma, AZ

This position serves three National Wildlife Refuges in SW Arizona. Primary duties include assisting with wildlife management and habitat monitoring. Secondary duties include visitors services, and conducting interpretive programs.


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