Latest Internship Postings

Posted August 10, 2015
Former Center for Habitat Restoration/Bio 92 intern Amy Ellevold just sent me this letter:
"I am working with Sutro Stewards and wanted to let you know that we have two great internship opportunities. One of these opportunities would include working with me and the nursery manager in the native plant nursery, helping with volunteer program and assisting with propagation activities. The other opportunity is working with our conservation manager who primarily deals with planning, implementing, and maintaing our conservation sites. Although there are two separate positions the interns will get to spend time working in both areas.  When I heard about these internships CCSF was the first place I thought of because you gave me my first internship working with plants. It set such a wonderful tone for the rest of my college experience!"
For more information: Flyer

Posted May 18, 2015

One Tam is looking for interns to join our team in the fall!  The internships will offer a multi-disciplinary opportunity to work on Mount Tamalpais with California State Parks, the National Park Service, Marin Municipal Water District, Marin County Parks and the Parks Conservancy. The environment is excellent for dynamic individuals interested in applying themselves across many fields and who would be as thrilled as we are to work with the diverse landscapes of the mountain and the diverse populations of Marin County.

They are offering

  1. Youth and Community Program Interns will focus on engaging the local community by leading volunteers on work days, hosting school programs and leading interpretive field walks.  They will work heavily with youth and partake in tabling and outreach.  
  2. Restoration and Community Science Program Interns will focus assisting and leading volunteer programs in the restoring of habitats, maintaining trails and community science programs, such as the Marin Wildlife Picture Index Project.

Both internships will offer a mix of office and field work.  They are based out of the Sky Oaks Ranger Station just outside of Fairfax, CA.

Full descriptions can be found at this link:  Contact  William Hough <> for more information.

Posted May 11, 2015 is pleased to announce a summer internship program at the EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park for four City College of San Francisco students made possible by a generous grant from San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC). The EcoCenter is an environmental education center located in Heron’s Head Park in Bayview Hunters Point. This unique facility features sustainable building technologies related to water conservation and management, renewable energy, energy efficiency, and alternative wastewater treatment technologies.

This program will teach the interns advanced concepts in environmental stewardship and will provide them with hands-on work experience with water conservation and management, renewable energy, and wastewater treatment technologies at the EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park and San Francisco Public Utilities Commission. More information.

Posted May 1st, 2015
The Academic Internship Team at the Golden Gate National Parks is excited to announce that they are seeking six summer interns. Applications are accepted until Friday, May 8th at 5pm. Summer internships begin Sunday, May 24th, and run through Saturday, August 15th. Academic Interns receive a stipend of $50/day. Academic Interns are not eligible to live in park housing.
Contact Crima Pogge at if you need help with the application!

 Please be aware that at this time, the Academic Internship Program is open only to students at the City College of San Francisco and San Francisco State University. Students from universities other than the City College of San Francisco or San Francisco State University are not eligible for the program. 

The summer positions include: 

 For more information on the internships, please click on the internship titles or click here.

 TO APPLY: Please email a resume and cover letter to: by Friday, May 8th at 5pm. Please indicate if you are interested in more than one position.

 If you have questions, please contact

Posted March 15, 2015
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is hiring a temporary on-call Project Information Coordinator (PIC). The PIC position is a great for students and individuals excited in learning about the National Parks. Email Crima at if interested.

Posted 12/5/2014
Exciting internship at the Exploratorium - for CCSF students only!  Find out more here.

Posted 10/8/2014

The Trail Stewardship Program is now accepting applications for TWO outstanding internship opportunities: Trail Construction and Maintenance Intern and Trail Stewardship Intern. While working alongside the National Park Service’s Golden Gate Trail Crew, interns play a vital role in restoring and sustaining over 150 miles of trail, protecting the resources along the trail corridor, and providing a world-class visitor experience.Contact Crima for more information.

Posted 9/18/2014
2014 interns
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy and Golden Gate National Parks
offer forty incredible internships exclusively for students at CCSF and SFSU! Part-time in the Spring semester, and possibly full-time during the Summer.  From habitat restoration to marketing and internet design. Check it out - this is an incredible opportunity!
If you are interested, you can apply directly or contact Crima Pogge for help with the application!
Deadline for applications is 10/6!!!!  Apply now!

Posted 9/4/2014
Habitat Restoration Intern (full-time) February - December 2015

Posted 8/14/2014
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
PAID internship - find out more here.

Posted 7/17/2014
Neurobiology lab at CCSF
"We are recruiting a part-time laboratory volunteer to join a neurobiology laboratory at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Parnassus campus. Major task for the selected volunteer will be performing PCR reactions, with possibility of other techniques depending on schedule availability and willingness to learn. Training will be provided. 

Preferred qualifications for the candidates include biology or biology-related majors, flexible work hours (minimum: 4 hours/day and 2 weekdays/week), and/or experience. Freshmen or sophomores are encouraged to apply.

Interested individuals should send C.V. to lab manager, Ms. Amy Tang, at"

Posted 6/17/2014

Center for Imaging of Neurodegenerative Diseases 
Veterans Affairs Medical Center 

Position Definition: Recruit and schedule volunteer participants for a brain imaging research study (see internship posting below for more information).. 

Posted 6/10/2014
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
We have three different internship positions:
1-     Ecological Restoration and Volunteer Management Internship –  We have positions on all three of our regional teams. The desired start date for these positions is early October. Click on the link for more information about the position and how to apply.
2-     Youth and Community Engagement Internship - The desired start date for this position is early October. Click on the link for more information about the position and how to apply.
3-     Volunteer Programs Internship – Desired start date for this position is early August. Click on the link for more information about the position and how to apply.
Crima Pogge,
Jun 17, 2014, 1:31 PM