Specific internship announcements will be posted here. Please check back regularly for updates.
Climate Focus is seeking a land use intern to join our office in Washington, D.C. Applications will be considered until May 12, 2017 and will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
TNT Environmental, Inc. (TNT)
TNT Environmental, Inc. (TNT) is a small natural resources consulting company located in Chantilly, VA and is seeking to fill one (1) paid summer internship position for 2017. TNT is a multi-disciplined wetland and natural resource consulting firm specializing in fields of arboriculture, biology, botany, endangered species surveys, forest ecology, and stream and wetland ecology. The intern will assist in wetlands and Waters of the U.S. delineations, stream assessments, tree surveys, regulatory permitting, stream and wetland mitigation, plus much more. Candidates must be able to work in a variety of outdoor conditions as well as an office setting, have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record, and be able to work both independently and with a small team. Preferred candidates will be students who have experience identifying native vegetation in Virginia, and coursework related to wetland sciences and policy. Interested students can submit a letter of interest with resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Virginia Outdoors Foundation
Pay: $9 an hour
Hours: 10 or 15 hours a week (In ~5 hour shifts on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays)
Prince William County Service Authority
Job Title: Community Outreach Intern
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Salary: $14.00 Hourly
Job Type: Intern
Location: 4 County Complex Court, Woodbridge, VA 22195-2266, Virginia
Prince William County Public Works
Mosquito and Forest Pest Management, Environmental Services Division
Mosquito and Forest Pest Surveillance Technician (5 vacancies)
Paid Internship: May – September 2017
Internship details, salary, and how to apply: http://esp.gmu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Mosquito-and-Forest-Pest-Management-Intern.pdf
INTERNSHIP FOR CREDIT
Internships (EVPP 894) may be taken for credit for students admitted to our degree programs. Work must be Environmental Science and Policy related work. Supervisors must have a terminal degree or the student must be supervised by someone with a PhD. Students must complete an Internship Contract and submit it to the Graduate Office to be considered for an internship and give it to the host supervisor for signature. Once the host supervisor has agreed to the internship, the student should give the “Supervision of Internships” handout to the host supervisor. After careful review by the Graduate Program Director, the student will be registered by the Graduate Office. When the student has completed the internship and the written material has been graded by the host supervisor, the host supervisor must email the Graduate Program Director with a grade.
General links to ongoing opportunities
- Mosquito and Forest Pest Management, Environmental Services Division, Prince William County Public Works (seasonal/summer opportunities)
- Environmental Science
- National Council for Science and the Environment
- National Museum of Natural History, Internship opportunities
- National Science Foundation – Research Experience for Undergraduates
- The Nature Conservancy
- World Wildlife Fund
- Office of Fellowships and Internships, Smithsonian
- Property and Environment Research Center
- Resources for the Future, Fellowships and Internships
- U.S. Green Building Council (scroll down to the bottom for available internships)
- US Environmental Protection Agency, National Network for Environmental Management Studies
- Conservation Job Board (Environmental career website profiling the latest jobs in fields related to conservation)
- University Career Services
Mason’s University Career Services office offers a wealth of job-related services including job searching strategies, job/internship fairs, and negotiation strategies.
EcoJobs contains information on a variety of employment opportunities in numerous locations. You will need a user ID (GMU) and password. Obtain passwords by emailing Mason’s University Career Services office.