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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Ecological Restoration Intern

Starts June 13, 2016 • Yosemite National Park, El Portal, CA

You will assist Yosemite National Park staff to implement important ecological restoration.

Archives Intern

Starts June 6, 2016 • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, MA

Archives internship available at Frederick Law Olmsted NHS in Brookline, MA.

Conservation Forestry Intern

Starts September 12, 2016 • Naval Air Station Pensacola, Pensacola, FL

Be a Conservation Forestry Intern at Pensacola Florida Naval Air Station managing beaches to woodlands in sunny Pensacola, Florida

Rare Species Survey Intern

Starts August 22, 2016 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Conduct and coordinate volunteers for Diamondback Terrapin surveys and nest monitoring

Landscape Management/Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 16, 2016 • Longfellow House-Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site, Cambridge, MA

Come and be a part of the Longfellow House- Washington’s Headquarters team for the National Park Service Centennial in 2016! Work in a historic landscape where George Washington created an army and Henry Longfellow wrote much of his poetry.

Invasive Species Control Technician

Starts May 23, 2016 • Ocala National Forest, Silver Springs, FL, FL

Team member to identify, plan, and implement invasive species management projects.

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 30, 2016 • Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge, McGregor, MN

Visitor Services Intern at Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR). Rice Lake NWR is located in the heart of Minnesota’s famed lake country and offers a “backwoods” experience on 18,000 acres of nature’s paradise!

Desert Tortoise Ecology Intern

Starts July 1, 2016 • Pennsylvania State University, Henderson, NV

Participate in ecological research on captive and wild desert tortoises at multiple locations in the Mojave desert. Get hands-on wildlife experience and collect valuable data toward the conservation and management of a threatened species.

Interpretation Intern - August

Starts August 11, 2016 • Blue Ridge Parkway National Park, Galax, VA

2016 Interpretive Internship with the National Park Service on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Invasive Species Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge, Sherwood, OR

Fighting invaders at Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge

Vegetation Monitoring Intern

Starts May 9, 2016 • Caribou-Targhee National Forest, Ashton, ID

The crew of three to five Vegetation Monitors will be involved with data collection of both forested and non-forested vegetation on the Targhee National Forest in beautiful Eastern Idaho!

DC Urban Tree House Environmental Education Interns

Starts June 20, 2016 • Student Conservation Association, Washington, DC

SCA DC Community Programs - Environmental Education Intern at the DC Urban Tree House in Anacostia Park

Interpretation Intern - May

Starts May 29, 2016 • Blue Ridge Parkway National Park, Galax, VA

2016 Interpretive Internship with the National Park Service on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Biological Technician

Starts September 5, 2016 • Richmond National Battlefield Park, Richmond, VA

Work in the Resource Management Division of the park on a variety of projects: Monitor and Manage invasive exotic vegetation, 50%; manage and monitor earthwork vegetation, 20%; inventory water quality, 5%; animal monitoring 15%; and GIS/GPS work, 10%

Historic Preservation Specialist

Starts May 16, 2016 • Center for Historic Architecture, Conservation & Engineering, Lowell, MA

Historic Preservation Specialist with NE Region, NPS

Interpretation Intern

Starts June 5, 2016 • Independence National Historical Park, Philadelphia, PA

Spend your summer talking about the birthplace of the United States of America!

Park Guide & Social Media Intern (Paterson NJ Candidates)

Starts May 23, 2016 • Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, Paterson, NJ

Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park interprets the connection between the falls and the vibrant
community whose ingenuity fueled the growth of the United States.

Construction Engineering Technician Intern at Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island (NYC Local Candidates Only)

Starts May 15, 2016 • National Parks of New York Harbor, Staten Island, NY

Engineering Technician Intern researching, surveying, & providing assistance to project teams for architectural and engineering tasks at Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty.

Pfeiffer Big Sur S.P. Interpretive Intern

Starts May 27, 2016 • Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, Big Sur, CA

Coordinate, develop, and present Junior Ranger Programs (35%); lead nature walks and campfire programs (25%); provide informal roving interpretation (20%); maintain attendance records for all programs and interpretive related activities(10%)

Resource Education - Photography/Website

Starts May 15, 2016 • Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg, TN

Working in the NPS website content management system, the intern will assist with writing, organizing, inputting, and editing new content for the website, including information about trip planning, park resources and management, and park history.

Environmental Educator

Starts May 2, 2016 • Mine Kill State Park NYS OPRHP, North Blenheim, NY

SCA Hudson Valley Corps seeks members to be part of a diverse corps 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.

Stewardship and Conservation Intern

Starts July 4, 2016 • TNC-Massachusetts Islands Program, Vineyard Haven, MA

Join The Nature Conservancy Islands office staff in managing conservation lands and restoring sandplain grasslands and Atlantic coastal pine barrens habitats.

Stormwater Fellow, Fall '16

Starts August 14, 2016 • The Penn State Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Urban stormwater solutions projects.

Education Intern

Starts May 22, 2016 • Hopewell Culture National Historic Park, Chillicothe, OH

Journey back in time and assist in the development and delivery of education programs at this archeological park. Hopewell Culture NHP in Ohio has opportunities for interns to participate in planning new programming and working directly with visitors.

Environmental Education Specialists - (Philadelphia regional candidates)

Starts June 13, 2016 • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA

Environmental Education Internship - Connect urban children to the outdoors through special programs at the refuge and at neighborhood schools - LOCAL (PHILADELPHIA) COMMUTING AREA ONLY


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