Career Opportunities

NRCS Internships
Position: Internship
Location: various locations
Deadline: 10/25/2021

Science Communication Internship – Social Media
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $12/hour
Deadline: 11/14/2021

Environmental Educator
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Scottsbluff, NE
Salary: $13-14 per hour
Deadline: 10/29/2021

EPA Climate-Science Research & Communication Fellowship
Position: Fellowship
Location: Washington, DC
Salary: $49,000 to $60,000/year depending on degree
Deadline: 11/18/2021

Wildlife Management Summer Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: various locations
Salary: $12/hour
Deadline: 10/29/2021

Energy Sciences Research Summer Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 1/28/2022

Conservation Social Science Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Pierre, SD
Salary: $19.10/hr
Deadline: 11/5/2021

Start Internship
Position: Internship
Location: College Park, Maryland
Deadline: 11/1/2021

Student Contractor GIS/RS Position
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lafayette, LA
Salary: $18.19 per hour
Deadline: 11/6/2021

Waterfowl Assistantship
Position: Assistantship
Location: Cookeville, TN
Salary: - $20,000 per year
Deadline: 10/31/2021

Forester/Natural Resource Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Olympia, WA
Deadline: 10/28/2021

Burmese Python Research Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Naples, FL
Deadline: 11/15/2021

If you have a job you would like listed here, please send the information to Please include the following information, if applicable: Position title, Position type (part-time, seasonal, etc.), Location, Application Deadline, Salary. Attach a job announcement flyer (pdf format) if possible.

Recurring Jobs

Learning Assistants in SCIL 101: Science and Decision-making for a Complex World.

Looking for undergraduate or graduate students or post-doctorate applicants.

To apply: Please send an email to Jenny Dauer ( and include

  • your current resume
  • a short paragraph describing why you are interested in the position
  • Undergrads only: your class standing, major and GPA

Each semester is a rolling deadline until positions are filled.

Other Job Sites

Texas A&M University

Go to this site, and click on links for internships or summer positions. Site is updated with positions every day, and is the site for wildlife-related jobs.

Student Conservation Association

Natural Resource Job Directories

Federal jobs

State jobs

State wildlife/fisheries/natural resources jobs

Conservation Job Board

The Conservation Job Board profiles the latest jobs in the fields related to natural resource conservation including forestry, wildlife biology, fisheries, ecology, wetlands, marine science, environmental policy, environmental education, park management and more. We currently feature over 1,000 jobs with around 20 new listings added each day.

U.S. Geological Survey

Look under specific area--for example, "water resources." Click on "JOBS".

Ornithology Jobs

Cyber Sierra

Links to water quality, fisheries, and wildlife jobs

Zoo & Aquarium Jobs




Handshake @ Career Services

Handshake is the place for students of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to search and apply for internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time jobs. You can also utilize Handshake to: