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., 2022-06-19

Forestry / Natural Resources Technician (BACKFILL needed: 5/23/22-9/17/22)

Starts May 23, 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.

Shasta-Trinity Trail Team

Starts October 2, 2022 • Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Mt. Shasta, CA

Help repair trails in Northern California

Summer Bat Monitoring Interns

Starts May 9, 2022 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Brownsville, KY

Summer internships involving bats and White-Nose Syndrome at Mammoth Cave National Park (MACA)

Historic Preservation: Landscape Architect and Architect

Starts June 6, 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 July 11, 2022 • Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Natural Resources/Education intern needed in Jacksonville, Forida.

2022 NPS Blue Ridge Trail Team

Starts June 19, 2022 • Blue Ridge Parkway, Vesuvius, VA

Explore beautiful Virginia trails and forests by serving on a seasonal trail team!

Youth Engagement and Conservation Education (local-applicants only)

Starts April 25, 2022 • National Parks of New York Harbor, Broad Channel, NY

Youth Engagement & Conservation Stewardship Intern

Backcountry Intern

Starts May 9, 2022 • BLM Fairbanks District Office, Fairbanks, AK

Come spend your summer in the backcountry of Alaska working on a wild and scenic river!

Water Quality Intern-Local Only (SLC, UT)

Starts May 30, 2022 • USBR Upper Colorado Region, Salt Lake City, UT

Local Candidates Only. The water quality intern will assist with water quality investigations on reservoirs throughout the Upper Colorado River Basin including Lake Powell and Flaming Gorge.

Education Coordinator Internship

Starts September 5, 2022 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Williamsport, MD

Connect the next generation of stewards to the National Park Service!

Aquatic and Physical Science Intern

Starts June 13, 2022 • Sonoran Desert Network, Tucson, AZ

The Sonoran Desert Network, part of the National Park Service inventory and monitoring program, is seeking one Aquatic/Physical Science intern to dedicate six months to monitoring water resources and climate in National Parks.

Preservation and Facilities Management (local-only)

Starts June 5, 2022 • Springfield Armory National Historic Site, springfield, MA

Seeking trades person to work with painting the historic facade of the Springfield Armory Commanding Officer’s Quarters porch.

2022 Pacific West Fire Corps Team #1

Starts April 4, 2022 • NPS Pacific West Region, San Francisco, CA

Looking to gain Wildland Fire experience? Join the SCA’s Pacific West Fire Team working with the National Park Service in California!

Biological Technician Intern

Starts May 9, 2022 • Kofa National Wildlife Refuge, Yuma, AZ

This position serves three National Wildlife Refuges (NWR) in Southwestern Arizona but most duties occur on Kofa NWR. Primary duties include habitat and wildlife monitoring and management. Secondary duties include visitor services and interpretation.

2023 NPS Fire Corps Team (Military Veterans Only)

Starts January 9, 2023 • Natchez Trace Parkway, , MS

Attention military veterans! Joins our SCA Prescribed Fire Corps and serve with the National Park Service in Mississippi.

2022 Voyageurs Alumni Team

Starts July 11, 2022 • Voyageurs National Park, Kabetogama, MN

Join a crew of SCA alumni working in Voyageurs National Park.

South Warner Mountains Wilderness Backcountry Trail Team

Starts May 15, 2022 • Modoc National Forest, Alturas, CA

Looking for a backcountry crew? Come out to California and spend the summer in the wild and beautiful South Warner Wilderness in northern California

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts September 26, 2022 • Haleakala National Park, Makawao, HI

Spend time in Hawaii conducting field work controlling introduced predators to protect endangered birds. Local applicants strongly preferred.

Apprentice Crew Leader

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. Apprentice Crew Leaders (ACLs) opportunity for SCA alumni.

USFWS South Texas Restoration Interns ( 2 Positions)

Starts June 6, 2022 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

Explore south Texas while creating habitat for wildlife. Be involved in projects ranging from protecting Ocelot habitat close to the Gulf of Mexico to restoring wildlife habitat on the bluffs of the Rio Grande overlooking Mexico.

Refuge Operations Intern

Starts June 20, 2022 • Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, Trenton, MI

Learn about managing an international wildlife refuge!

Natural Resource and Water Quality Interns(local candidates only)

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

The intern will assist Division staff with a variety of tasks that help manage natural resources under the Department. Work involves conservation, management, protection, preservation, and community outreach activities.

Natural Resource and Water Quality Interns (local candidates only)

Starts July 11, 2022 • City of Houston Parks and Rec Dept., Houston, TX

Natural Resources interns needed to restore forested riparian habitat at multiple City of Houston parks.

Education and Camping Intern (local applicants preferred)

Starts June 13, 2022 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Brooklyn, NY

Education and Camping Intern


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