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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Preservation Skills Intern - Facilities Operations

Starts June 12, 2017 • Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA

Enjoy working in the great outdoors? Join Fort Frederica National Monument to continue the next 100 years of conservation!

Backcountry Steward - Independence River Wild Forest

Starts June 5, 2017 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Lowville, NY

In this position you will educate visitors to the northwest Adirondacks about regulations and stewardship on state land, monitor public use, impacts to natural resources, and complete facility improvement projects.

Park Interpreter

Starts March 26, 2017 • Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey, UT

Park interpreter/naturalist at Capitol Reef National Park

External Affairs Intern - Video

Starts July 3, 2017 • FWS Southeast Regional Office (R4), Atlanta, GA

Telling the wildlife stories across the Southeast Region’s wildest places - from the Florida Keys to the Ozarks.

Los Padres Forest Restoration and Fuels Team

Starts November 1, 2016 • Los Padres National Forest, Frazier Park, CA

Looking for adventure in southern California? Live and work in the Los Padres National Forest while performing vital fuels reduction work. Chainsaw training provided. Join today!

Recreation Management - Various Locations

Starts September 1, 2016 • SCA, Nationwide,

Are you interested in Recreation Management? Willing to travel? Not sure where you would like to serve? SCA has open positions that need a qualified candidate like you!

Recreation Intern

Starts June 15, 2017 • Tongass National Forest, Ketchikan, AK

Spend your summer working on the Tongass National Forest in beautiful Southeast, AK doing hands-on work!

Science and Resource Internships

Starts May 15, 2017 • Southeast Arizona Group - NPS, Willcox, AZ

Science and Resource Management Experience in Southeast Arizona

Iditarod National Historic Trail Community Outreach and Media Intern

Starts June 5, 2017 • BLM Anchorage Field Office, Anchorage, AK

Spend your summer in Alaska working on Iditarod National Historic Trail community outreach and media projects for the BLM! This position is based in Anchorage, Alaska - the state’s largest city.

Trails Crew and Botany Intern

Starts May 29, 2017 • Tongass National Forest, Ketchikan, AK

Come experience beautiful Southeast Alaska by working at the Tongass National Forest as an SCA Trails Crew leader.

Forestry Technician Intern

Starts June 12, 2017 • Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, Rochert, MN

Challenge your applied science background through cross-programmatic training in a unique ecologically-based land management program at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge

Visitor Service Intern

Starts June 12, 2017 • Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Warsaw, VA

Visitor Services and Environmental Education Intern needed for a wildlife refuge in Eastern Virginia

Shorebird Intern

Starts May 8, 2017 • Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Shirley, NY

Seeking enthusiastic, hardworking, interns who love wildlife and enjoy working outdoors to help with conducting wildlife surveys, invasive plant work and protecting habitat for wildlife.

2017 NorCal BLM Corps Team

Starts May 14, 2017 • BLM California (CA), Sacramento, CA

Looking for adventure in California? Join the Northern California BLM Corps Team! This Team will perform restoration and trail work in some of California’s most beautiful areas. Sign up today!

Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries Intern

Starts July 5, 2017 • Abernathy Fish Technology Center, Longview, WA

Interns will contribute to conservation of aquatic and fishery resources in the Pacific Northwest by helping scientists at the US Fish and Wildlife Service’s Abernathy Fish Technology Center with field-based research in Washington and Oregon.

Canal Steward Program Intern

Starts June 12, 2017 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

The Canal Steward Program Intern will expand the park’s volunteer Canal Steward Program by allowing more volunteers and community constituents to adopt certain areas of the park and be responsible for maintenance and resource management tasks.

Biological Science Technician Intern (Backfill)

Starts June 18, 2017 • Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge, Middle River, MN

Join the Biology Program Team at Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge to participate in a variety of wildlife and habitat research, inventory, and monitoring activities.

Education & Public Programming Intern

Starts May 28, 2017 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Interested in teaching and learning through landscapes? Check out this internship involving programs for school groups, archival research, public programming, and event planning associated with the Olmsted firm’s design legacy.

Exotic Plant Management Team Intern

Starts August 14, 2017 • NPS National Capital Region, Washington, DC

Gain experience with a natural resources management program. Work in the office and in the field with an EPMT (Exotic Plant Management Team) but still have access to Washington DC.

Recreation Intern

Starts June 6, 2017 • Tongass National Forest, Ketchikan, AK

Spend your summer working on the Tongass National Forest in beautiful Southeast, AK doing hands-on work!

Education Coordinator

Starts August 1, 2017 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Washington DC, DC

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

Wildlife Biology Intern (Backfill)

Starts July 9, 2017 • Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge, Los Fresnos, TX

Wildlife Biology intern needed for Laguna Atacosa National Wildlife Refuge

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts November 14, 2016 • Haleakala National Park, Makawao, HI

Field work controlling introduced predators to protect endangered birds.

Forestry Tech (Fire) 1

Starts January 9, 2017 • Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge, Round Oak, GA

The US Fish and Wildlife Service is looking for a responsible and energetic person to work on our team to restore habitat for wildlife at Piedmont Refuge. If you enjoy working outside, learning and exploring new areas contact us soon.

Endangered Species Translocation Technician Intern

Starts August 14, 2017 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Endangered species translocation technician at Carolina Sandhills NWR in support of the biologist and lead biological technician during red-cockaded woodpecker nesting season. Duties include monitoring and banding endangered birds


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