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., 2022-07-02

Fisheries Technician Intern

Starts July 11, 2022 • 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.

Rare Species Survey Intern (Fall)

Starts August 15, 2022 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Conduct and coordinate volunteers for surveys of rare and sensitive species.

Wildlife Intern

Starts August 1, 2022 • Clarkston Natural Resource Office, Clarkston, WA

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

African American History Intern

Starts July 25, 2022 • Prince William Forest Park, Triangle, VA

This project will create a credible and well-researched historic overview of African-American camp use at Prince William Forest Park. Interns will create interpretive programs that outline camp details about the various organizations that used the camps.

Historic Preservation Internship

Starts August 29, 2022 • Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, MD

Historic Preservation of Cabin Camps originally constructed in the 1930’s by the CCC’s and the WPA.

Invasive Plant Technician

Starts September 6, 2022 • Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, ME

Intern will work with Acadia National Park’s Invasive Plant Management Team to restore wetlands and forests to healthy native plant communities.

Park Guide

Starts June 27, 2022 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

Lead cave tours in the world’s longest cave system at Mammoth Cave National Park

Maryland Veteran Conservation Corps (Military Veterans Only)

Starts September 12, 2022 • Maryland Dept of Natural Resources, Upper Marlboro, MD

A great opportunity for post 9/11 military veterans to gain skills in a wide variety of park maintenance projects. Training will be provided by Maryland Forest Service. Start date has some flexibility.

Park Restoration and Maintenance

Starts June 27, 2022 • Libby Dam, Libby, MT

Park Maintenance Interns

Recreation and Visitor Information Crew

Starts June 26, 2022 • Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Darrington, WA

You can play an important role in caring for the land and serving people, help the Forest Service achieve its mission by providing visitors to national forests with access to a variety of recreational opportunities by maintaining recreation sites.

Paint Rock Interns

Starts July 25, 2022 • Paint Rock Forest Research Center, Garth, AL

Paint Rock Forest Dynamics Census Team

Interpretive Intern

Starts October 11, 2022 • White Sands National Park, Alamogordo, NM

Imagine working as a park ranger for the summer and gaining excellent career building skills such as public speaking, customer service, and basic graphic design skills. Stop dreaming and apply to the SCA Internship at White Sands National Park.

Environmental Educator

Starts June 21, 2022 • Saratoga Spa State Park, NYS OPRHP, Saratoga Springs, 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.

2022 Fall Pacific West Fire Corps

Starts October 2, 2022 • NPS Pacific West Region, , CA

Be part of an SCA/Park Service Fire Western Fire Team

Mendocino National Forest Trail Corps

Starts October 2, 2022 • Mendocino National Forest, Upper Lake, CA

Help repair the four-mile, front-country Benmore Trail on the Mendocino National Forest in California.

2022 CA Roving Corps: Yolla-Bolly Trails Hitch

Starts July 3, 2022 • Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Weaverville, CA

Repair trails in the Yolla Bolly Wilderness in northern California

Invasive Species Strike Team Member

Starts May 15, 2023 • Morris Wetland Management District, Morris, MN

This Strategic Weed Assault Team (SWAT) will be dedicated to mapping and treating invasive plant species that are threatening critical remnant prairie habitats.

2022 SCA Adirondack Corps

Starts May 17, 2022 • SCA New York Corps, Long Lake, NY

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

Fall 2022 AL Conservation Crew - Coastal (Mobile, AL)

Starts September 12, 2022 • The Nature Conservancy - Gulf of Mexico, Mobile, AL

Join SCA’s AL Conservation Corps - Coastal Program to help with restoration efforts in coastal Alabama.

Mojave Desert Joshua Tree Protection Project

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

Help Restore Joshua trees at Joshua Tree National Park and the Mojave National Preserve

Interpretive Media Intern

Starts September 26, 2022 • Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Anchorage, AK

Spend your time in Anchorage, AK working with a dynamic interpretive program to develop content for the park’s website and social media streams and create new interpretive content for exhibits and publications.

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!

Natural Resources Technician Intern

Starts July 11, 2022 • Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, Kahului, HI

The Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources is seeking a natural resource technician to assist with work on Maui in its Natural Area Reserves System. Local applicants are preferred.

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.

Environmental Educator

Starts July 18, 2022 • Shirley Chisholm State Park, Brooklyn, 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.


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