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

E.g., 2017-02-20
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Visitor Center Intern

Starts May 15, 2017 • Kanuti National Wildlife Refuge, Coldfoot, AK

Imagine living in the splendor of Alaska’s Brooks Range and exploring its wild expanses. At the AIVC you will meet people from around the world while gaining valuable experience helping them learn about and care for AK’s public lands.

Exotic Plant Team Intern

Starts May 22, 2017 • Prince William Forest Park, Triangle, VA

You will identify and inventory non-native and native plant species, eradicate the invasive species through mechanical and chemical treatment, survey invasive plant sites with a GPS unit. Develop maps using GIS and database software.

Native Trout Conservation Intern

Starts May 22, 2017 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Native Trout Conservation Internship available at Yellowstone National Park. Work side-by-side with park biologists with goals aimed at preserving and restoring cutthroat trout to the park`s pristine watersheds.

Shore Based River Intern

Starts May 1, 2017 • Sequoia National Forest, Kernville, CA

Shore-based river ranger on the Kern Wild and Scenic River, Southern Sierra Mountains

Kern River Recreation Intern

Starts May 15, 2017 • Sequoia National Forest, Kernville, CA

Recreation Intern - Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains, California

Wilderness Ranger Intern

Starts June 5, 2017 • Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, North Bend, WA

Spend your summer exploring and stewarding the wilderness of Washington’s Central Cascade Mountains. Wilderness rangers on the Snoqualmie Ranger District, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.

Field Technician Intern

Starts June 5, 2017 • National Ecological Observatory Network, Fairbanks, AK

Gain valuable field experience with the National Ecological Observatory Network by working in Interior and Arctic Alaska as a Field Technician intern!

Native Trout Conservation Intern

Starts August 14, 2017 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Native Trout Conservation Internship available at Yellowstone National Park. Work side-by-side with park biologists with goals aimed at preserving and restoring cutthroat trout to the park`s pristine watersheds.

Trail Coordinator Intern

Starts April 24, 2017 • Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, MD

Trails Coordinator for Catoctin Mountain Park, a unit of the National Park Service. This is a 30 week position through the Student Conservation Association (SCA) starting approximately April, 2017 and going to approximately October, 2017.

Environmental Educator

Starts April 30, 2017 • Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center, Fairbanks, AK

Collaborate with others to provide environmental education programs and services in visitor center and remote field settings in interior and northern Alaska.

Raptor Intern

Starts May 21, 2017 • Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, ME

Acadia National Park is seeking a person who is passionate about birds and wants to promote the importance
of avian conservation with the public. This position offers a blend of public education and resource monitoring
to help protect nesting population

Backcountry Steward Internship-Lows Lake

Starts May 21, 2017 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Potsdam, NY

Backcountry Steward Internship-Lows Lake. In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot or canoe to monitor public use and prevent potential impacts to natural resources.

Backcountry Steward Internship-Cranberry Lake

Starts May 21, 2017 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Potsdam, NY

Backcountry Steward-Cranberry Lake. In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot or canoe, and camp overnight in the area to monitor public use and prevent potential impacts to natural resources.

Avian Monitoring Internship

Starts May 1, 2017 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Interns will monitor a variety of bird species in Yellowstone National Park; work will focus primarily on nesting Trumpeter Swans and Common Loons but may also include raptors and grassland and old-growth forest songbird populations.

Biological Survey Internship

Starts May 22, 2017 • Silvio O. Conte National Fish & Wildlife Refuge, Sunderland, MA

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service internship – conduct road-stream crossing and fish assessments on National Wildlife Refuges in the northeast

Invasive Species and Prairie Management Specialist

Starts April 17, 2017 • Valentine National Wildlife Refuge, Valentine, NE

The Valentine NWR Invasive Species and Prairie Management Specialist - control and monitor invasive and native plants threatening Sandhill Prairies, which are critical to migrating and breeding birds. Training provided, and housing on-site.

Interpretation & Visitor Services Intern

Starts April 30, 2017 • Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Copper Center, AK

Join us in working in America’s largest national park as a visitor services and interpretation intern!

Interpretive/Education Intern-LOCAL ONLY

Starts March 13, 2017 • John Muir National Historic Site, Martinez, CA

Interpretive/Educational Intern at John Muir National Historic Site and Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historic Park. work with a dynamic team of National Park Rangers in presenting public programs.

Historic Interpretation: Flight 93 National Memorial

Starts April 3, 2017 • Flight 93 National Memorial, Stoystown 15563, PA

Flight 93 National Memorial is looking for creative, self-motivated individual to join our interpretive team.

Backcountry Steward Internship-Whitney Wilderness

Starts May 21, 2017 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Long Lake, NY

Spend the summer canoeing and talking to campers in order to protect the beautiful waters and setting of the Whitney Wilderness Area.

Backcountry Steward Internship-St Regis Canoe Area

Starts May 21, 2017 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Ray Brook, NY

Spend the summer canoeing and talking to campers in order to protect the beautiful waters and wilderness setting of the Saint Regis Canoe Area.

Trail Maintenance Adirondacks Team

Starts May 21, 2017 • SCA New York Corps, Long Lake, NY

Deliver Critical Conservation Service to the land at Adirondack Park.

Backcountry Steward Internship-Siamese Ponds Wilderness

Starts May 21, 2017 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Warrensburg, NY

The Siamese Ponds Wilderness backcountry steward will hone valuable outdoors skills while contributing to the protection and utilization of the incredible wild areas that inspired the federal Wilderness Act.

Remote Backcountry Visitor Use Intern

Starts May 22, 2017 • Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, Bettles, AK

Park Ranger Internship in Interior Alaska!

Stanislaus NF Visitor Services Interns

Starts June 5, 2017 • Stanislaus National Forest, Hathaway Pines, CA

Interpretation and Visitor Services Intern for the Stanislaus National Forest

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