Positions

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., 2020-04-08

Water Safety Outreach and Ranger Assistance Intern (pre-select)

Starts May 4, 2020 • Paint Creek Lake, Mount Sterling, OH

Water Safety Outreach and Ranger Assistance Interns (Local Candidates Only)

Shorebird Intern

Starts May 4, 2020 • 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.

Wilderness Trail Crew

Starts May 26, 2020 • Payette National Forest, McCall, ID

Spend your summer working hard in the Wilderness maintaining trails. This position is on the Payette National Forest in central Idaho. You will be trained in the use of crosscut saws, pulaskis and trail maintenance standards.

Interpretation & Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 18, 2020 • Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, Fredericksburg, VA

Provide education and visitor assistance to NPS visitors in scenic southern Virginia.

Wilderness & Recreation Interns

Starts May 18, 2020 • Six Rivers National Forest, Orleans, CA

Wilderness Stewards Needed

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 18, 2020 • Fort Donelson National Battlefield, Dover, TN

Join us at Fort Donelson for a memorable season connecting visitors with a Civil War battlefield located on the banks of the Cumberland River.

2020-2021 SCA-AmeriCorps Historic Preservation Candidates

Starts • 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.

Education Program Assistant

Starts May 25, 2020 • Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center, Fairbanks, AK

Teach outdoor safety, science, and stewardship on Alaska’s public lands

2020 FWS Career Discovery Internship Program

Starts May 18, 2020 • , Nationwide, 00

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.

Natural Resource Management Intern

Starts June 15, 2020 • Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Middle River, MN

Natural Resource Management Intern working in elk habitat in Minnesota

Park Guide Interpretation Intern

Starts September 14, 2020 • Arches National Park, Moab, UT

Share the wonder of Arches National Park’s red rock landscape with visitors from all over the world. Energetic, dependable people with a love for the outdoors, national parks, and helping park visitors are required.

Park Guide Intern

Starts August 16, 2020 • Canyonlands National Park, Moab, UT

Park Guide Interpretation Intern

Natural Resource and Water Quality Interns

Starts February 8, 2021 • City of Houston Parks and Rec Dept., 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.

2020 California Backcountry Team

Starts June 29, 2020 • SCA Oakland Office, , CA

Spend your summer roaming the backcountry of California!!!! 

Environmental Education Intern

Starts August 17, 2020 • Canyonlands National Park, Moab, UT

Teach elementary students science in Utah’s canyon country. You will assist in implementing curriculum-based programs at Arches National Park and at local schools. Interns will also rove trails and work with junior rangers in the visitor center.

Environmental Education Intern

Starts August 17, 2020 • Canyonlands National Park, Monticello, UT

Teach elementary students science in Utah’s canyon county. You will assist in implementing curriculum-based programs on public lands and at local schools. Interns will also work at the Canyonlands National Park visitor center.

Moody Forest Burn Crew Intern

Starts January 5, 2020 • The Nature Conservancy Georgia, Baxley, GA

Be part of a seasonal prescribed burn crew that will restore habitats and rare plants/animals by conducting controlled burns. This crew works all over the state on many different nature preserves and state parks.

Rare Species Survey Intern (Fall)

Starts August 17, 2020 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Conduct and coordinate volunteers for surveys of rare and sensitive species.

Bird Survey Intern

Starts May 11, 2020 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Survey forest bird species, conduct weekly checks of nest boxes, and band birds before they fledge. Local candidates preferred due to
lack of housing.

Large Mammal Survey Intern

Starts May 11, 2020 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Survey deer and coyotes, butterflies and bats. Local candidates preferred due to
lack of housing.

Chazy Lake Interns

Starts June 8, 2020 • Chazy Lake Watershed Initiative, Ellenburg Depot, NY

The Chazy Lake Watershed Initiative is looking for two SCA interns who would be interested in helping a community based, non-profit organization rid a beautiful Adirondack Lake in upstate New York of an invasive species called Eurasian Watermilfoil.

Stewardship Technician

Starts January 6, 2020 • Tifft Nature Preserve, Buffalo, NY

The Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences is seeking an intern to assist with the ecological restoration of a forested wetland at Tifft Nature Preserve, including invasive species control as well as native plant propagation and establishment.

2020 AK Corps Teams

Starts May 17, 2020 • Student Conservation Association, , AK

Starts May 17th

Trail Steward and Educator

Starts January 14, 2020 • New York State Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Cold Spring, NY

SCA Hudson Valley Corps seeks members to be part of a diverse corps 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.

Invasive Species Management Steward

Starts June 15, 2020 • Niagara Region OPRHP, Niagara Falls, NY

SCA NYS Parks Corps seeks members to be part of a diverse program serving with NYS Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation to provide critical environmental education and stewardship to New York’s natural areas.

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