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

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Forestry Tech/ Invasive Species Intern

Starts June 1, 2020 • Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Lacombe, LA

The US FWS is looking for a responsible and energetic person to work in a rural refuge area to restore forest habitat by removing Invasive species

Environmental Education

Starts May 25, 2020 • Campbell Creek Science Center, Anchorage, AK

The primary responsibilities of this position are to plan and present outdoor science programs and special educational events for school children, teachers, and families at the BLM Campbell Creek Science Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

GulfCorps Prescribed Fire Corps 2020

Starts January 13, 2020 • The Nature Conservancy Georgia, Perdido, AL

Join SCA’s Prescribed Fire Corps!

Operations Intern

Starts May 4, 2020 • Huntsville State Park, Huntsville, TX

Operations Intern at Huntsville State Park

GulfCorps Conservation Crew 2019 - 2020

Starts September 15, 2019 • The Nature Conservancy - Gulf of Mexico, Mobile, AL

Join SCA’s GulfCorps to learn new skills and restore habitats in coastal Alabama.

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!

2020 Integrated Fire and Recreation (IFR) Internship Candidates

Starts January 5, 2020 • , , 00

Attention students with background in natural resource management or biological science: Hands on fire & recreation internships with USFS. All interested applications will be reviewed, fit rating does not apply. Deadline October 18th

Flexible Start Dates: Tonto Trails, Wilderness, and Volunteer Team

Starts March 9, 2020 • Tonto National Forest, Mesa, AZ

Looking for energetic, motivated individuals to work Wilderness monitoring and Trails maintenance. Opportunities for Backpacking, camping, and interactions with users.

2019 Fall Leader Teams Hiring Pool- SCA ALUMNI ONLY

Starts August 25, 2019 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

Did you have a fantastic time on a crew this year and are you looking for more? SCA Leader Teams offer opportunities for alumni SCA Leaders and adult Corps Members to build trails, conserve vital habitats, and protect natural resources.

Biological Assistant (bats)

Starts May 26, 2020 • 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.

Community Liaison Intern

Starts May 10, 2020 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Queens, NY

Community Liaison Intern (NYC local candidate)

Biological Science Intern

Starts March 16, 2020 • Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District, Funk, NE

Biological Science Intern-Prescribed Fire Management at Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District

Santa Monica Fire Recovery Team

Starts June 29, 2020 • Santa Monica Mountains NRA, Thousand Oaks, CA

Help the National Park Service in its efforts to restore the Santa Monica Mountains NRA following the Woolsey Fire.

Data Management Intern

Starts June 8, 2020 • NPS Natural Resource Program Center, Fort Collins, CO

Data Science Intern: NPS Inventory & Monitoring Program

Summer Bat Monitoring Interns

Starts June 1, 2020 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Brownsville, KY

Summer internships involving bats and White-Nose Syndrome at Mammoth Cave National Park (MACA)

Cave Guide Interpreter

Starts March 16, 2020 • Oregon Caves National Monument, Cave Junction, OR

One season as an Oregon Caves Guide-Interpreter provides interns with a foundation of interpretive knowledge and skill that will last a lifetime.

Cultural Resource Management Intern

Starts July 13, 2020 • Manzanar National Historic Site, Independence, CA

The intern will assist with all aspects of Manzanar’s cultural resource program, including documentation and monitoring of historic and archaeological sites, stabilization and restoration of historic structures, orchard and vegetation management, GPS/GIS.

HPP Historic Preservation Intern

Starts April 27, 2020 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Highlands, NJ

Contribute to the preservation of historic buildings at Gateway National Recreation Area.

Social Media and Online Content Intern (DMV Local Only)

Starts May 4, 2020 • US Fish & Wildlife Service Headquarters, Falls Church, VA

The USFWS seeks a Social Media and Online Content Intern to assist in nationally showcasing a partnership initiative with Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated to increase recreational and educational engagement on National Wildlife Refuges.

Veteran Fire Corp

Starts October 19, 2018 • Student Conservation Association, Arlington, MS

Veteran Fire Corp

Brown V. Board of Education Interpretive Ranger and Researcher Interns (Local Only Preferred)

Starts June 1, 2020 • Nicodemus National Historic Site, Topeka, KS

Brown vs. Board of Education Interpretive Ranger Interns

Coastal Bird Steward (Local Candidates Only)

Starts June 4, 2020 • Alabama Audubon, Mobile, AL

The Coastal Bird Steward will work with Alabama Audubon to protect nesting shorebirds along the Alabama coast. The steward will collect data on human disturbance and conduct outreach activities aimed at educating the public about beach-nesting birds.

Redwood Intern

Starts February 3, 2020 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Redwood Intern

Starts August 17, 2020 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Trail Intern

Starts February 24, 2020 • Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs, AR

Trail crew interns needed to improve and maintain over 20 miles of park trails for Hot Springs National Park


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