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., 2022-01-17

Women in Parks Visitor Services and Interpretation Intern

Starts April 25, 2022 • Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Copper Center, AK

Come Intern in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve— America’s Largest National Park!

GIS Intern (Portland)

Starts January 30, 2022 • Willamette Valley Project, Portland, OR

GIS Intern works in the Portland District Corps of Engineers Real Estate Office, Duties include GIS and GPS data acquisition and management and support of other Portland District mapping projects and initiatives as assigned.

2022 Inyo Forest Fuels Team

Starts April 4, 2022 • Inyo National Forest, Bishop, CA

Spend 12 weeks reducing fuels a wildfire threats on the Inyo National Forest in the Eastern Sierra Nevada

GIS Specialist Intern

Starts September 27, 2021 • NPS (National Park Service) Washington Office, Washington, DC

The GIS Specialist position will work directly with a national cultural resource inventory, maintained by the National Park Service, creating new spatial data to add into the NPS cultural resource enterprise GIS to enhance resource stewardship.

Natural Resource Intern

Starts March 17, 2022 • Colorado Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office at Wichita, KS, Lakewood, CO

Natural Resource Internship in Wichita, Kansas

Fresh Water Mussel and Houston Toad Care Internship

Starts January 31, 2022 • 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.

Fisheries Interns

Starts June 13, 2022 • Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake, OR

Fisheries and Aquatic Ecology Internship LOCAL Preferred

River Ranger Intern

Starts March 7, 2022 • BLM Utah (UT), Moab, UT

The Westwater Ranger Station is seeking individuals who are passionate about recreation and public lands management. This position provides a chance to work in an internationally recognized recreation destination on the Colorado plateau.

Biological Assistant (Bats)

Starts May 16, 2022 • Oregon Caves National Monument, Cave Junction, OR

The Biological Assistant (bats) position at Oregon Caves will assist in bat monitoring, GIS & GPS inventory and mapping, literature review summaries of White-nose Syndrome (bats), non-native plant removal and other natural resource projects.

Cultural Resources Intern

Starts May 9, 2022 • Haleakala National Park, Makawao, HI

Do you live in Hawaii and have a desire to work on important cultural resources? Then this NPS internship opportunity might be for you!

USFWS South TX Restoration Team

Starts March 7, 2022 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

Join SCA’s USFWS Lower Rio Grande Restoration Program to help with restoration efforts in South Texas.

Historical Interpretation Intern

Starts April 10, 2022 • 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.

Education Specialist Intern

Starts April 10, 2022 • Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom, MT

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

Seasonal Avian Field Technician

Starts March 14, 2022 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Main duties include conducting targeted point counts for Bachman’s Sparrows, Brown-headed Nuthatches, and Bobwhite Quail using standardized playback vocalizations, data entry, collecting GPS data, and vegetation data.

Endangered Species Avian Technician Intern

Starts April 4, 2022 • 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

Natural Resources Management Intern

Starts February 28, 2022 • US Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Guantanamo, CU

Help to restore native habitats in Cuba!

2022 Pacific Crest Trail Corps # 1

Starts May 29, 2022 • Pacific Crest Trail Association (PCTA), Sacramento, CA

Help Restore trails in the Snow Mountain Wilderness in California

Refuge Operations Intern

Starts February 7, 2022 • Potomac River NWR Complex, Woodbridge, VA

Looking for a wild experience in one of the most populated metropolitan areas in the Mid-Atlantic? Come serve
as a biological intern at the Potomac River NWR Complex, a natural oasis in an urban setting, just 20 miles
south of the Nation’s Capital.

Botany Participant

Starts May 23, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Work as a Botany Technician with the largest National Forest in the country in Southeast Alaska!

Park Interpreter

Starts February 28, 2022 • Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey, UT

Spend time developing professional skills while educating park visitors about the value and meaning of park resources in beautiful Utah.

Wilderness Steward

Starts June 6, 2022 • Green Mountain and Finger Lakes National Forests, Manchester Center, VT

Green Mountain National Forest Wilderness Steward

2022 Prescribed Fire Corps Crew Member - Gulf Coast

Starts January 10, 2022 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

Do you want hands on experience and training in prescribed fire?! Join an SCA young adult corps team to help partners along the Gulf conduct controlled burns.

Shasta-Trinity Trail Team

Starts May 16, 2022 • Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Mt. Shasta, CA

Help repair trails in Northern California

Winter Bat Monitoring Interns

Starts December 6, 2021 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

Winter internships involving bats and White-Nose Syndrome at Mammoth Cave National Park

Recreation Placement

Starts May 9, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Thorne Bay, AK

Cabins, Trails, and Wilderness work in southeast Alaska; potential for Interp/Ed work.


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