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., 2016-02-06

Remote Backcountry Visitor Use Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, Bettles, AK

Park Ranger Internship in Interior Alaska!

Deer and Rare Species Survey Intern (Local Candidates)

Starts May 16, 2016 • Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD

Military installation seeks natural resources intern to assist with wildlife and habitat surveys, and environmental education program. US citizenship required. Biology background desired. Local candidates preferred due to lack of housing.

Backcountry Ranger Intern

Starts March 9, 2016 • Daniel Boone National Forest, Stanton, KY

Come work in the Red River Gorge as a wilderness ranger intern! Educate visitors on Leave No Trace ethics & wilderness values, rehab impacted areas, and make the RRG a better place.

Habitat Restoration Intern

Starts April 5, 2016 • Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, AZ

Come work and play in the Grand Canyon while restoring critical plant habitat.

Visitor Center Services Intern

Starts May 8, 2016 • Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge, Kodiak, AK

Come to Alaska and get your feet wet in interpretation and education! Join our staff at the Kodiak Refuge Visitor Center and gain experience giving public talks and environmental education programs while assisting visitors from around the world.

Potomac Riverkeeper Events Coordinator - Local Only

Starts March 27, 2016 • Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, Washington, DC

Coordinate paddling events on the Nation’s river

Biology Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Cambridge, MD

Biology Intern - Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Backcountry Permit Office Intern

Starts May 29, 2016 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Intern will work in the backcountry office providing visitors with trail/campsite information and permits (50%), patrol backcountry, contact visitors, clear trails (30%), care for stock, assist with wildlife management and emergency response (20%).

Biological Science Technician

Starts May 9, 2016 • Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge, Bonners Ferry, ID

Biological Science Technician at Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge

Wildlife Habitat Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge, Colville, WA

Wildlife Habitat Intern at Little Pend Oreille National Wildlfie Refuge

Resources Management Intern

Starts May 1, 2016 • Bryce Canyon National Park, Bryce, UT

Spend time working with the vegetation and wildlife management programs at beautiful Bryce Canyon! Work will include habitat improvement and direct management activities for the federally threatened Utah prairie dog, as well as other resident species.

Fish Monitoring and Management Intern

Starts May 30, 2016 • Shenandoah National Park, Luray, VA

Help the National Park Service monitor and manage senstive brook trout populations while working and living in Shenandoah National Park

Sculpture In Residence Conservation Intern

Starts May 16, 2016 • Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

Artist residency opportunity as a Sculptor In Residence Intern at Saint-Gaudens National Historic Park!

Visitor Services/Environmental Education Intern

Starts May 2, 2016 • Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Williamstown, WV

Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Environmental Education Intern Position

visitor use assistant

Starts May 23, 2016 • Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Fairbanks, AK

Learn about the cultural and natural history of Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve while staffing the park’s only visitor center in Eagle, AK and assist with a range of field work.

Summer Bat Assessment Interns

Starts May 1, 2016 • Mammoth Cave National Park, Mammoth Cave, KY

Summer internships involving bats and White-Nose Syndrome at Mammoth Cave National Park (MACA)

2016 Allegheny County Parks Ranger Corps

Starts May 16, 2016 • Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, PA

Join the SCA Allegheny County Park Ranger Corps and get the opportunity to be involved in a brand new program. Members will serve as Park Rangers in one of the nine Allegheny County Parks. Attend Park Ranger School and various other training.

Invasive Plant Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Huron-Manistee National Forest, Manistee, MI

Invasive Plants Intern needed at Huron-Manistee National Forest in Michigan

Interpretation & Education Assistant

Starts May 11, 2016 • Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY

Adirondack Museum interns work with a wide variety of visitors to help them discover the region’s rich cultural and natural history through programs, tours, and outdoor activities.

Horticulture Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Grey Towers National Historic Site, Milford, PA

Grey Towers, built in 1886. a 101-acre site consists of formal, landscaped and wooded grounds.
This internship provides hands-on experience to challenge and broaden the intern’s knowledge of horticultural theory, maintenace and architecture.

Visitors Services Intern

Starts May 29, 2016 • Yellowstone National Park, YNP, WY

Assist with Ranger Station Operations: Issue backcountry and fishing permits, provide visitor info (50-60%), patrol backcountry, clear trails, contact backcountry visitors (30-40%), care for stock animals and assist rangers (10%)

Visitors Services Intern

Starts July 10, 2016 • Yellowstone National Park, YNP, WY

Assist with Ranger Station Operations: Issue backcountry and fishing permits, provide visitor info (50-60%), patrol backcountry, clear trails, contact backcountry visitors (30-40%), care for stock animals and assist rangers (10%)

NPS Centennial Outreach Event Planners

Starts March 7, 2016 • George Washington Memorial Parkway, Ft Myer, VA

Be part of the National Park Service Centennial at our nation’s capital! George Washington Memorial Parkway needs interns to assist with multiple events, programs, and activities all summer.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 4, 2016 • Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, Vancouver, WA

Be a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site!

Interpretation Internship

Starts May 15, 2016 • Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails, Lander, WY

Work in wild, beautiful Sinks Canyon State Park!


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