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., 2022-01-16

Recreation Placement

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

Cabins, Trails, and Wilderness work in southeast Alaska; potential for Interp/Ed work.

Invasive Plant Control Internship

Starts May 30, 2022 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Cadillac, MI

Invasive Plants Interns needed at Huron-Manistee National Forest in Wellston, Michigan

Rare Species Wildlife Survey Interns

Starts May 23, 2022 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Baldwin, MI

Rare Species Wildlife Survey Interns at Huron-Manistee National Forest in Michigan

2022 SCA Adirondack Corps

Starts May 25, 2022 • SCA New York Corps, Long Lake, NY

Deliver Critical Conservation Service to the trails land in the Adirondack Park.

Sea Turtle Intern

Starts April 24, 2022 • Padre Island National Seashore, Corpus Christi, TX

Sea Turtle Science and Recovery Intern: Padre Island National Seashore, Texas

Botany and Stewardship Technician Intern

Starts May 30, 2022 • The Nature Conservancy Minnesota, Cushing, MN

Be a part of a team working to restore and enhance native prairie in Minnesota’s Prairie Forest Border Ecoregion. Learn plant identification and ecology, a variety of land management and restoration practices, and applied GIS data collection.

Fish Hatchery Intern

Starts April 11, 2022 • Green Lake National Fish Hatchery, Ellsworth, ME

Green Lake National Fish Hatchery - Conserving Maine Endangered Atlantic salmon

Preserve Management Technician Intern

Starts April 12, 2022 • The Nature Conservancy Minnesota, Cushing, MN

Be a part of a team working to restore and enhance native prairie in Minnesota’s Prairie-Forest Border Ecoregion. Learn wildlife habitat management and prescribed fire practices, operation of a variety of equipment, plant identification, and ecology.

Backcountry Biology Technicians

Starts May 9, 2022 • Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Lima, MT

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Backcountry Biology Technician Positions at Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge near Lima, MT

Mio Ranger District Recreation Interns

Starts May 17, 2022 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Mio, MI

Mio Ranger District Recreation Interns

Leader Pool for FWS Restoration Team

Starts February 7, 2022 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

Project Leader needed for SCA’s USFWS Lower Rio Grande Restoration Program!

Wilderness Ranger Crew

Starts May 16, 2022 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Wellston, MI

Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Ranger Crew needed for the Huron-Manistee National Forest

Outdoor Educator Internship

Starts April 25, 2022 • Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau, ND

Spend the summer teaching in an outdoor classroom at Lake Metigoshe State Park-Bottineau, ND

Interpretive Writing Intern

Starts April 4, 2022 • Big Thicket National Preserve, Kountze, TX

Big Thicket Interpretive Writing Intern

Natural Resource Steward - High Peaks Wilderness

Starts May 22, 2022 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Ray Brook, NY

High Peaks Natural Resource Stewards spend each week backpacking to educate visitors, patrolling high-use and ecologically sensitive areas, and completing trail maintenance projects.

Allegheny National Forest Recreation and Natural Resource Interns

Starts June 6, 2022 • Allegheny National Forest, Bradford, PA

Recreation Management Interns in Pennsylvania’s only National Forest

Natural Resource Steward - Siamese Ponds Wilderness

Starts May 22, 2021 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Warrensburg, NY

The Siamese Ponds Wilderness Natural Resource Steward will hone valuable outdoors skills while contributing to the protection and utilization of the incredible wild areas that inspired the federal Wilderness Act.

Stewardship Technician

Starts January 31, 2022 • Rheinstrom Hill Audubon Center & Sanctuary, Hillsdale, NY

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

Rare Turtle Monitor

Starts April 25, 2022 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Wellston, MI

Rare Turtle Monitor Internship at Huron-Manistee National Forest

Natural Resource Steward - Wilcox Lake Wild Forest

Starts May 22, 2022 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Warrensburg, NY

The Wilcox Lake Wild Forest Natural Resource Steward will hone valuable outdoors skills while contributing to the protection and utilization of the incredible wild areas that inspired the federal Wilderness Act.

Recreation Placement

Starts April 25, 2022 • Chugach National Forest, Girdwood, AK

Come join the Chugach National Forest and help shape a sustainable trails and developed recreation program. Duties include work in developed recreation, cabin maintenance, trail maintenance, and more.

GIS Wetland Intern

Starts April 11, 2022 • FWS Alaska Regional Office (R7), , AK

Are you a recent graduate with a background in environmental science, soils, or hydrology? Do you have experience using GIS? Then this professional level internship might be a great fit for you!

Recreation Placement

Starts April 25, 2022 • Chugach National Forest, Seward, AK

Come join the Chugach National Forest and help shape a sustainable trails and developed recreation program. Duties include work in developed recreation, cabin maintenance, trail maintenance, and more.

2022 Pacific Crest Trail Alumni Crew - SCA Alumni Only

Starts • Pacific Crest Trail Association (PCTA), Sacramento, CA

Come out to the Pacific Crest Trail and join other SCA Alums for an intense backcountry trail project.

Trail Crew

Starts May 18, 2022 • Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forests, Lincoln, MT

Spend a summer doing trailwork in the beautiful Northern Rockies with Lincoln Ranger District in the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest! Learn to run a chainsaw, maintain trails, live in the woods, and develop skills for a career in land management!

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