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., 2021-01-18

Endangered Species Avian Technician Intern

Starts March 29, 2021 • Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge, McBee, SC

Endangered species 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

Biological Technician Participant (Fisheries)

Starts May 17, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Gain experience in fish and wildlife work on the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska!

Visitor Services Placement

Starts June 1, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Wrangell, AK

Spend your summer in beautiful Southeast Alaska working with the visiting public and black and brown bears as a Visitor Services intern!

Interpretation Ranger Participant

Starts April 12, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Join the interpretive staff at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in Juneau, Alaska!

Wilderness Ranger Placement

Starts May 13, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Apply for Wilderness Ranger Intern positions today! You could spend your summer assisting with field and office work related to federally designated wilderness areas.

Trails and Recreation Crew Placement

Starts May 13, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Spend your summer in beautiful Southeast Alaska working for the Tongass NF on Wilderness, developed recreation, and cabin and trail maintenance, monitoring and construction!

Recreation Placement

Starts May 13, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Spend your summer in beautiful Southeast Alaska working as a recreation intern assisting with remote cabin maintenance!

Recreation Placement

Starts May 4, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Thorne Bay, AK

Cabins, Trails, and Wilderness work in southeast Alaska; potential for Interp/Ed work.

Visitor Use Monitoring Placement

Starts April 19, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Sitka, AK

Recreation Internship to assist with front and backcountry trail maintenance, backcountry cabin maintenance, and visitor use monitoring. Intern must be comfortable working in brown bear habitat and enjoy physically demanding work.

Recreation Technician Crew Placement

Starts April 12, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Yakutat, AK

Spend your summer assisting with recreation site, cabins, trails, and airstrip maintenance and educating local youth about conservation in beautiful Alaska!

Pelican Island NWR Internship 2020/2021

Starts February 15, 2021 • Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge, Vero Beach, FL

U.S.Fish and Wildlife Service, National Wildlife Refuge Internship in East Central Florida

Fisheries Interns

Starts June 14, 2021 • Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake, OR

Fisheries and Aquatic Ecology Internship LOCAL ONLY

Forestry / Natural Resources Technician (Feb 8th, 2021 start)

Starts June 8, 2020 • 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.


Starts May 11, 2020 • Audubon New York, Garrison, 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.


Starts May 24, 2021 • Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Stanley, ID

Travel Management Intern: Drive, hike and ride roads and trails in the Wood River Valley near Sun Valley to create a route inventory for travel management planning. GPS, GIS and backcountry travel skills required.

Landscape Management/Interpretation Intern

Starts March 15, 2021 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Cross-divisional experience in landscape management and public outreach.

Fire Effects Monitoring Intern

Starts June 7, 2021 • North Cascades National Park, Marblemount, WA

Come join the Fire Effects crew at North Cascades National Park in Washington state!

Environmental Educator Intern

Starts July 13, 2020 • Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY

SCA NYS Parks Corps seeks members to be part of a diverse program serving with NYS Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation to provide critical environmental education and stewardship to New York’s natural areas.

Education Intern

Starts February 1, 2021 • Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, Coulee Dam, WA

Help grow the park’s education program while learning skills and knowledge that will help you on your career path!

Developed Recreation and Wilderness Crew

Starts June 14, 2021 • Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Skykomish, WA

Developed Recreation and Wilderness Crew in Cascade Mountains!

Horticulture Intern

Starts May 3, 2021 • Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, Woodstock, VT

Horticulturalist Intern will assist the park’s maintenance and historic preservation division in all aspects of caring for the site’s cultural landscape grounds and historic buildings.

Resource Management Intern

Starts February 1, 2021 • Richmond National Battlefield Park, Richmond, VA

Interns will work in the Resource Management Division of the park on a variety of projects: Trail, monitoring and maintenance; Invasive exotic vegetation work; earthwork management; animal monitoring and GIS/GPS work.

Historical Interpretation Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom, MT

Become a member of the team at Big Hole National Battlefield where you will gain hands-on experience in a variety of interpretive duties that will help you qualify for paid positions in the National Park Service.

2021 White River General Ranger Assistant

Starts May 10, 2021 • Mount Rainier National Park, Enumclaw, WA

Applications needed for a field ranger assistants to fill position to assist at two day use areas in Mt. Rainier National Park, Tipsoo and Sunrise. These areas need an assistant ranger presence to assure that fragile alpine resources are protected.

Mount Evans Crew Member

Starts May 10, 2021 • Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland, Idaho Springs, CO

Spend your summer at 14,264 feet on the highest paved road in North America where the mountain goats roam! This position will allow you to gain invaluable experience as a Forest Service Mount Evans Crew Member!


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