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., 2022-08-14

Big Thicket Longleaf Pine Restoration Team HP

Starts • Big Thicket National Preserve, Kountze, TX

Join SCA’s Big Thicket Longleaf Pine Restoration Team!

Fisheries Technician Intern

Starts March 6, 2023 • Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery, Burnet, TX

Intern in central Texas producing fish for Federal obligations, being on the forefront of freshwater mussel research, and helping prevent the extinction of a species.

2023 Integrated Fire and Recreation (IFR) Internship Candidates

Starts January 9, 2023 • , , 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

Public Lands Fund 2022: Roving Young Adult Crew

Starts September 21, 2022 • Student Conservation Association, Pittsburgh, PA

SCA Pittsburgh BIPOC Affinity Conservation Crew - $15/hour, certifications included w/ employment

Refuge Maintenance Internship

Starts September 12, 2022 • Harrison Lake National Fish Hatchery, Charles City, VA

Join the Harrison Lake Fish & Wildlife staff to assist with Hatchery maintenance work ($500 / week living allowance and housing included)

Archival/Records Management and Environmental Stewardship Operations Intern

Starts September 26, 2022 • Willamette Valley Project, Lowell, OR

Archival Intern will catalog, organize, archive, and scan historic dam construction photos and related documents, archaeological reports, and historical recreation documents for the Army Corps of Engineers, Willamette Valley Project, Oregon.

Groundwater Species Survey and Identification(LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY)

Starts August 29, 2022 • San Marcos Aquatic Resource Center, San Marcos, TX

Groundwater Species Survey and Identification

Biological Technician Intern - Red Wolf Recovery Program

Starts October 15, 2022 • FWS Eastern North Carolina Ecological Services Sub-Office, Manteo, NC

Biological Technician Intern to assist the Red Wolf Recovery Program with the care and feeding of captive and captured wild canids, routine maintenance of captive facilities and field tasks such as remote camera monitoring, telemetry, etc.

Distance Learning and Education Intern

Starts December 5, 2022 • Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Gustavus, AK, AK

Come spend your winter in beautiful Southeast Alaska working as a Long Distance Education and Outreach Learning Intern for Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve!

Visitor Services/Media Intern

Starts October 9, 2022 • Hovenweep National Monument, Montezuma Creek, UT

Live and work in Utah’s Canyon Country! Staff a visitor center and prepare interpretive media offerings that encourage visitors to connect to this amazing place. We’re looking for excited, dedicated, and creative people to join us.

Park Interpreter

Starts August 8, 2022 • Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey, UT

Spend time developing professional skills while educating park visitors about the value and meaning of park resources in beautiful Utah.

Bat Cave Hibernacula Survey Internships

Starts September 26, 2022 • El Malpais & El Morro National Monuments, Grants, NM

Gain experience in wildlife monitoring and management practice in remote wilderness areas. Help us to gather baseline data about bats hibernating in the lava tube caves of El Malpais National Monument in northwest New Mexico.

Botany Internship

Starts September 26, 2022 • Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, AZ

Botany internship assisting with ecological monitoring, landscape restoration, invasive plant management and nursery management.

Art and Science Focused Program Internship

Starts October 8, 2022 • White Sands National Park, , NM

This internship is perfect current junior or seniors in high school or recent graduates.  This internship will be to develop one art based and one science focused programs to be conducted with visitors to White Sands.

Distance Education Intern

Starts September 6, 2022 • Bering Land Bridge, Nome, AK

Connect students and other audiences to arctic ecosystems as a Distance Education intern at Bering Land Bridge National Preserve in Nome, AK!

Multimedia Intern-Houston Community Partnerships and Engagement(Preselect from Furr HS)

Starts August 9, 2022 • USFWS Southwest Region NWRS Houston, Houston, TX

Intern needed to develop digital/multimedia products and conduct outreach for youth, families and neighborhoods in the Houston region.

2022 Fall Desert Restoration Corps HP

Starts October 2, 2022 • Student Conservation Association, Ridgecrest, CA

Western Trail Corps Team

Forestry / Natural Resources Technician

Starts September 26, 2022 • NAVFAC Northwest, Silverdale, WA

This position will serve as a natural resource generalist with regards to forest management and natural resource projects. Personnel will be required to work in the field on a variety of natural resources tasks.

NCTC & Shepherd University - Allies for Change Internship (pre-select)

Starts August 22, 2022 • National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV

Allies for Change NCTC, Shepherd University Internship

Archeo Technician

Starts September 19, 2022 • Devils Tower National Monument, Devils Tower, WY

Archaeology internship and fieldwork at Devils Tower, Wyoming.

C&O Canal National Historic Park Towpath Crew - Oldtown, MD

Starts September 12, 2022 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Oldtown, MD

Join the C&O Canal team as they work to preserve and protect this beautiful and historic National Park Service site.

C&O Canal National Historic Park Towpath Crew - Potomac, MD

Starts September 12, 2022 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Potomac, MD

Join the C&O Canal team as they work to preserve and protect this beautiful and historic National Park Service site.

C&O Canal National Historic Park Towpath Crew - Hancock, MD

Starts September 12, 2022 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hancock, MD

Join the C&O Canal team as they work to preserve and protect this beautiful and historic National Park Service site.

Natural Resources Intern

Starts September 5, 2022 • Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Natural Resources field survey intern needed in Jacksonville, Florida.

SCA Ambassador: Youth Landscape Preservation Training Coordinator

Starts October 3, 2022 • Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation, Boston, MA

Youth Landscape Skills Training Coordinator- This position will help educate and develop the next generation of NPS Landscape Stewards


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