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., 2018-01-17
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Wilderness Trail Intern

Starts May 29, 2018 • 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.

Sinks Canyon Interpretation Internship

Starts May 21, 2018 • Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails, Lander, WY

Work in wild, beautiful Sinks Canyon State Park, WY!

Native Trout Conservation Intern

Starts June 11, 2018 • Yellowstone National Park, YNP, WY

Native Trout Conservation Internship available at Yellowstone National Park. Work side-by-side with park biologists with goals aimed at preserving and restoring cutthroat trout to the park`s pristine watersheds.

Avian Monitoring Internship

Starts May 14, 2018 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Interns will monitor a variety of bird species in Yellowstone National Park; work will focus primarily on nesting
Trumpeter Swans and Common Loons but may also include raptors and
songbird populations.

Native Trout Conservation Intern

Starts May 21, 2018 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Native Trout Conservation Internship available at Yellowstone National Park. Work side-by-side with park biologists with goals aimed at preserving and restoring cutthroat trout to the park`s pristine watersheds.

River Interpretation Intern

Starts May 28, 2018 • Niobrara National Scenic River, Valentine, NE

Like to canoe or kayak? Enjoy digital photography? Join the Interpretation staff at Niobrara National Scenic River, Valentine, Nebraska. Together, we’ll paddle the river and help visitors understand the unique national treasures protected here.

Visitor Services Park Ranger Intern

Starts February 20, 2018 • Mingo National Wildlife Refuge, Puxico, MO

Work with the public and gain valuable Visitor Services experience in a truly unique bottomland hardwood forest and Bald Cypress swamp landscape where a variety of species thrive.

Fire Ecology Intern

Starts May 14, 2018 • USFWS Alaska Region Office, Anchorage, AK

Learn about different aspects of fire ecology in the boreal forest and southwestern tundra of Alaska, ranging from collection of vegetation data in diverse habitats to data entry - by working as a Alaska Fire Ecology Intern!

Fisheries Management Intern

Starts May 14, 2018 • Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association, Kenai, AK

Fisheries management internship with Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association, Southcentral Alaska

2018 AK Corps Teams

Starts May 18, 2018 • SCA, Anchorage, AK


Visitor Services, Youth Programs and Digital Curation Intern

Starts May 7, 2018 • Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Port Alsworth, AK

Are you passionate about providing today’s youth with meaningful experience and education? Do you love remote and wild places? Join us for an unforgettable summer internship in Alaska!

Nuisance Wildlife Steward

Starts January 17, 2018 • Allegany State Park, NYS OPRHP, Salamanca, 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.

Field Ranger Interpretive Interns

Starts May 1, 2018 • Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Toutle, WA

Share the excitement of a volcanic eruption with students and the visiting public. Take the mountain on the road, into schools and communities connecting them to the “volcano that is in their backyard.”

Park Interpreter

Starts February 20, 2018 • Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey, UT

Park interpreter at Capitol Reef National Park

Archeology Intern

Starts February 20, 2018 • Montezuma Castle National Monument, Clarkdale, AZ

This position will assist with museum management and archaeological fieldwork at Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot National Monuments.

Environmental Education and Media Intern

Starts May 13, 2018 • Western Arctic National Parklands (Noatak, Cape Krusenstern, Kobuk Valley, Bering Land Bridge, Kotzebue, AK

Wanted - Adventurous teacher who values new cultural experiences to teach environmental education to native children in bush Alaska and post multi-media products on digital platforms.

Sled Dog Kennels Intern

Starts April 16, 2018 • Denali National Park, Denali Park, AK

Spend your spring and summer working with sled dogs in Denali National Park and Preserve!

Come serve as a Sled Dog Kennel Internship at Denali National Park!

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 14, 2018 • Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, Coldfoot, AK

Live & work in arctic Alaska’s Brooks Range while representing Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve in an award winning interagency Visitor Center!

Historic Preservation Intern

Starts June 3, 2018 • Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford, WA

This opportunity will deepen your knowledge of historic preservation and conservation stewardship through hands-on preservation work on Mount Rainier’s historic cultural resources.

2018 Historic Landscape and Structure Internship

Starts June 3, 2018 • Fort Larned National Historic Site, Larned, KS

Learn about preservation by assisting in the restoration of historic landscape and structures.

Education & Interpretation Intern

Starts April 2, 2018 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Interested in teaching and learning through landscapes? Check out this 8 month internship involving programs for school groups, archival research, public programming, and event planning associated with the Olmsted firm’s design legacy.

Recreation Technician Intern

Starts May 29, 2018 • BLM Fairbanks District Office, Fairbanks, AK

Come spend your summer working and playing in a place called Chicken, Alaska! The BLM Recreation staff is looking for a summer intern to help manage all aspects of the recreation program in the Forty Mile National Wild and Scenic River near Chicken, AK.

National Conservation Area Ecology Intern

Starts April 16, 2018 • BLM Colorado (CO), Grand Junction, CO

National Conservation Area Intern in Grand Junction, CO

Environmental Education Intern

Starts March 26, 2018 • Presquile National Wildlife Refuge, Charles City, VA

Environmental Education Intern: Connect youth with a meaningful watershed experience from a 1300 acre island in the James River

2018 SCA-AmeriCorps Historic Preservation Candidates

Starts June 3, 2018 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

The Historic Preservation Corps is an experiential learning program to introduce young adults from diverse backgrounds to careers in historic preservation. Note: All interested applications will be reviewed, fit rating does not apply.


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