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., 2022-08-10

Park Ranger Intern

Starts September 19, 2022 • Clarkston Natural Resource Office, Clarkston, WA

Internship at Lower Granite Natural Resource Management Office assisting recreation team.

Visitor Services Intern

Starts September 18, 2022 • Arches National Park, , 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.

2022 FWS Career Discovery Internship Program

Starts May 23, 2022 • US Fish and Wildlife Service, Nationwide, DC

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.

Massachusetts Conservation Corps

Starts March 28, 2022 • SCA Massachusetts AmeriCorps, , MA

Get Leadership Training/Experience, Learn Technical Trail Skills, Explore Massachusetts - while completing an AWESOME AmeriCorps position as part of SCA Massachusetts Conservation Corps team!

Chattahoochee Trail Corps Team

Starts October 3, 2022 • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Atlanta, GA

Get paid $500 / week + housing to do critical trail work with Chattahoochee National Recreation Area this fall!

2022 New York State Parks Candidate Pool

Starts January 20, 2022 • NYS OPRHP, Albany, NY

SCA NYS Parks Corps seeks enthusiastic conservationists to provide critical environmental education and stewardship for State Parks in the Allegany, Finger Lakes, Central Region and Thousand Islands regions of New York State.

Horticulture Intern

Starts June 27, 2022 • Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, Woodstock, VT

Horticulturalist Intern will assist the park’s maintenance and historic preservation division in all aspects of caring for the site’s cultural landscape grounds and historic buildings.

MA Historic Preservation Corps

Starts February 14, 2022 • SCA MA Forests and Parks AmeriCorps, Hingham, MA

Gain hands-on Preservation skills while serving in State and National Parks in Massachusetts!

NH Conservation Corps - Field Crew Member

Starts April 4, 2022 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

The NH Conservation Corps has a 27 year legacy serving NH from the seacoast to the White Mountains. If you would like to join a community of like minded individuals to complete trail and other environmental services this is the program for you! Apply now!

Fisheries Bioscience Intern (Backfill needed! 8/29/22- 12/31/2022)

Starts August 29, 2022 • Lower Granite Project, Pomeroy, WA

Fisheries Intern at the Lower Granite Dam

Integrated Resources Intern

Starts August 29, 2022 • Tumacacori National Historical Park, Tumacacori, AZ

The National Park Service preserves and manages our country’s outstanding natural, historic, and recreational resources. This internship will help ensure the protection of cultural and natural resources at Tumacácori National Historical Park.


Starts May 23, 2022 • Arkansas State Parks, Little Rock, AR

Summer Internships with Arkansas State Parks

Interpretive Cave Tour Guide

Starts October 15, 2022 • Arizona State Parks and Trails, Benson, AZ

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

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.

2022 Idaho Corps Program - Residential Crew

Starts May 8, 2022 • Student Conservation Association, , 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.

River Ranger Intern

Starts April 4, 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.

USFWS South TX Restoration Team

Starts October 3, 2022 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

Join SCA’s USFWS South Texas Restoration Team!

Vegetation Management Intern (BEOL)

Starts August 29, 2022 • Bent's Old Fort National Historical Site, La Junta, CO

Protect Cultural Landscape and Native Plants at Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site

USFWS South TX Restoration Team

Starts July 25, 2022 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

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

Botany/Vegetation Intern

Starts August 29, 2022 • Haleakala National Park, Makawao, HI

Come work in beautiful Hawaii on the island of Maui as a botany intern!

Natural Resources Intern (Invasive Plants and Restoration)

Starts July 5, 2022 • Joshua Tree National Park, Twentynine Palms, CA

Help protect Joshua Tree National park from invasive plants and restore native plants.

Fisheries and Marine Biologist Intern (Backfill needed! Start/end dates: 8/1-10/14 (12 weeks!)

Starts August 1, 2022 • NAVFAC Northwest, Silverdale, WA

Oceanography & Marine Biology Internship in the Puget Sound Area

Historic Preservation: Landscape Architect and Architect

Starts August 22, 2022 • Historic Preservation Program, IMR-Cultural Resources, Santa Fe, NM

Come join NPS staff at the National Park Service Regional Office in Santa Fe, New Mexico for an opportunity to work in Historic Preservation!

Natural Resource Interns (Local Candidates Only)

Starts January 9, 2023 • City of Houston Parks and Rec Dept., Houston, TX

Natural Resources interns needed for habitat restoration project in Houston Park

Gopher Tortoise Tracking and Monitoring Intern

Starts August 22, 2022 • Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Natural Resources/Education intern needed in Jacksonville, Forida.


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