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., 2022-01-23

Fishery Technician Placement

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

Work with a salmon fishery in Alaska’s Tongass National forest.

Recreation Technician Placement

Starts May 16, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Sitka, AK

Recreation Internship to assist with front and backcountry trail maintenance, backcountry cabin maintenance, and visitor use monitoring. Intern must be comfortable working in brown bear habitat and enjoy physically demanding work.

Wilderness Ranger Placement

Starts May 16, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Apply for Wilderness Ranger Intern positions today! You could spend your summer assisting with field and office work related to federally designated wilderness areas.

Developed Recreation Placement

Starts May 16, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Spend time at the Tongass National Forest working as a Developed Recreation Intern!

Interpretation Ranger Participant

Starts April 11, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Join the interpretive staff at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in Juneau, Alaska!

Prescribed Fire Internships - Southeastern US

Starts November 8, 2021 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

Get paid to gain hands-on experience with our prescribed fire Internship placements in the Southeastern US!

City of Rocks National Reserve Operations Internship

Starts April 4, 2022 • City of Rocks National Reserve, Almo, ID

The position will oversee routine maintenance and special projects under supervision of the Operations Ranger. These projects include: trails, campsites, and fences.

Backcountry Biology Technician

Starts April 4, 2022 • Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Lima, MT

Intern experience centered on: 1) sage-grouse and grazing research project, 2) conservation of fish and wildlife habitats, 3) interactions with public, and 4) management of iconic public landscape.

Wilderness Trail Crew

Starts June 7, 2022 • 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.

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts May 2, 2022 • Katmai National Park & Preserve, King Salmon, AK

Invasive plant management in Alaska! Join the National Park Service’s Exotic Plant Management Team in spectacular Katmai! Learn to use a Trimble GPS to map invasive infestations, control invasive plants, and summarize data into a report.

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts May 9, 2022 • Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward, AK

Serve as a native plant restoration intern in beautiful Seward, Alaska.

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts May 9, 2022 • Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Skagway, AK

Join the Exotic Plant Management Team in Alaska this summer!

2022 Integrated Fire and Recreation (IFR) Internship Candidates

Starts January 10, 2022 • , , 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. Deadline October 9th

Interpretive Cave Tour Guide

Starts February 7, 2022 • Arizona State Parks and Trails, Benson, AZ

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

TWYGS Wildlife and Botany Field Research Crew Placements

Starts May 23, 2022 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Spend the summer assisting USFS personnel with collecting field data for several wildlife habitat/ silvicultural studies!

TWYGS Wildlife and Botany Field Research Crew Lead

Starts May 16, 2022 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Coordinate a team collecting forest vegetation data for a wildlife-habitat restoration study in Alaska’s coastal temperate rainforest.

Research Assistant

Starts March 14, 2022 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Help collect and manage forest vegetation data for wildlife-habitat improvement studies in Alaska’s coastal temperate rainforest.

2022 Idaho Corps Program - Residential Crew

Starts May 8, 2022 • Student Conservation Association, North Fork, ID

Members of the Salmon-Challis AmeriCorps Forest Training Center will have the opportunity to further their passion for the environment and love of the outdoors through hands-on conservation service work on the rugged public lands of central Idaho.

2022 Idaho Corps Program - Roving Crew

Starts May 8, 2022 • Student Conservation Association, North Fork, ID

Members of the Salmon-Challis AmeriCorps Forest Training Center will have the opportunity to further their passion for the environment and love of the outdoors through hands-on conservation service work on the rugged public lands of central Idaho.

Biological Technician Participant (Fisheries)

Starts May 16, 2022 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Gain experience in fish and wildlife work on the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska!

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!

Cumberland Island 50th Anniversary Internship

Starts February 14, 2022 • Cumberland Island National Seashore, Saint Marys, GA

Be part of history! Cumberland Island National Seashore is turning 50! You can play a vital role in planning a memorable and fun-filled golden year for visitors and community members.

GIS Intern (Portland)

Starts February 6, 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 # 1

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

Natural Resource Intern

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

Natural Resource Internship in Wichita, Kansas

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