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

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Fire Effects Monitoring Intern

Starts May 6, 2019 • Dixie National Forest, Cedar City, UT

Join the Dixie National Forest! Using GPS units and maps of burned areas, to hike and camp in rugged areas of the Forest to collect data. This offers a great introduction into the science side of wildland firefighting!

2019 Native Plant Corps

Starts June 14, 2019 • Assateague Island National Seashore, Berlin, MD

Work with a team of young adults at Assateague Island National Seashore this summer helping with plant management.

Wildlife Management and Education Intern

Starts May 13, 2019 • Assateague Island National Seashore, Berlin, MD

This position will work in concert with park staff and the public to provide protection for the famous Assateague wild horses.

Western Reserve Land Conservancy Tree Team

Starts April 29, 2019 • Western Reserve Land Conservancy, Moreland Hills, OH

Western Reserve Land Conservancy Tree Planting and Maintenance Program

Backcountry Steward Internship-Old Forge

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Old Forge, NY

In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot, canoe (or other paddle craft) and camp overnight in the areas assigned to monitor public use and prevent potential impacts to natural resources.

Education Program Assistant

Starts May 13, 2019 • Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center, Fairbanks, AK

Engage youth and families in environmental science, safe and responsible recreation, and public lands

stewardship at the Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center and remote national park locations.

Park Guide

Starts May 14, 2019 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

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

Conservation Steward

Starts April 23, 2019 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

* Start date is flexible.
Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting at Bear Brook State Park for 6-months while expanding your skills and experience in conservation stewardship, while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!

Resource Education/Interpretation Intern for Ninety Six National Historic Site

Starts June 3, 2019 • Ninety Six National Historic Site, Ninety Six, SC

The intern will staff the Visitor Center information desk, lead children’s activities, prepare and present interpretive tours, and assist with special events. The intern will help with a Colonial day camp and provide outreach to local organizations.

High Peaks Wilderness Trail Steward Internship (24 week)

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Ray Brook, NY

In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot, or canoe to perform all aspects of trail work to help
protect natural resources. This will require camping overnight in the areas assigned at various times
throughout the season.

Backcountry Steward – Vanderwhacker Mountain Wild Forest, Boreas Ponds area

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Warrensburg, NY

Positively impact the Boreas Ponds area of the Vanderwhacker Mountain Wild Forest and High Peaks Wilderness Area in the Adirondacks.

Backcountry Steward Internship-Lake Ontario Dunes

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Dexter, NY

In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot or canoe along the fragile dune system on the eastern shores of Lake Ontario. Duties include: educating the public on the importance of the dune system and protection of the natural resources.

Water Safety Outreach and Ranger Assistance Interns (Local Candidates Only)

Starts May 12, 2019 • Deer Creek Lake, Mt. Sterling, OH

Water Safety Outreach and Ranger Assistance Interns (Local Candidates Only)

Education Intern

Starts June 1, 2019 • Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ

Opportunity at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, NJ to work with a team of environmental educators and stewardship techs to develop programs, assist in large events, aid in restoration and agroecology efforts, and connect visitors with the nature.

Education Intern

Starts May 1, 2019 • Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ

Leadership opportunity at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, NJ to work with a team of environmental educators and stewardship techs to develop programs, assist in large events, aid in restoration and agroecology efforts, and connect visitors with the nature.

Natural Resource Intern

Starts June 3, 2019 • FWS Southwest Region (R2), San Antonio, NM

Come work as a natural resource intern at Bosque del Apache NWR in New Mexico!

2019 DC Wolf Trap Spring Team Hiring Pool

Starts March 18, 2019 • Student Conservation Association, Vienna, VA

Gain valuable experience working in the National Park system in the Washington, DC area. Members will learn basic construction skills and other park maintenance skills.

Backcountry Steward - Central Adirondack Forest Preserve

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Northville, NY

In this internship you will patrol the frontcountry by motor vehicle and access the backcountry by foot to monitor public use and prevent potential impacts to natural resources.

Project Specialist-Maryland State Parks

Starts June 3, 2019 • Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Annapolis, MD

A great opportunity to be involved in prescribed burns projects. Training will be provided by Maryland Forest Service.

Backcountry Steward - Essex Chain Lakes Primitive Area

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Newcomb, NY

Positively impact the Essex Chain Lakes Primitive Area in the Adirondacks. As the area Backcountry Steward, you will spend each week backpacking - patrolling, educating visitors, completing trail maintenance and construction projects.

Backcountry Steward - Pharaoh Lake Wilderness Area

Starts May 19, 2019 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, , NY

Positively impact the popular, pristine Pharaoh Lake Wilderness Area in the Adirondacks. As the area Backcountry Steward, you will spend each week backpacking - patrolling, educating visitors, completing trail maintenance and construction projects.

Wilderness Ranger Interns

Starts May 28, 2019 • Sierra National Forest, Prather, CA

Wilderness Interns are integral members of the wilderness team working in the Sierra National Forest’s spectacular Wildernesses. Interns have an opportunity to take on most or all of the same duties as full-time wilderness rangers.

Wilderness Ranger Intern

Starts May 29, 2019 • Sequoia National Forest, Dunlap, CA

Wilderness Ranger Intern

Herpetology Intern

Starts May 27, 2019 • Mortenson Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Cheyenne, WY

Spend two months helping to protect the critically endangered Wyoming toad alongside Service biologists and academic researchers!

Wildlife Conservation Intern

Starts May 12, 2019 • Klamath National Forest, Macdoel, CA

Wildife Conservation Intern-Northern California

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