Conservation Intern - AmeriCorps Member

  • Montana Conservation Corps
  • Montana, USA
  • Dec 07, 2018
Internship- Paid Biology - Ecology Communication - Public Outreach Conservation/ Natural Resources Environmental Education - Interpretation Forestry GIS - Remote Sensing

Job Description

MCC’s Conservation Intern (CI) program provides opportunities for young adults to gain professional experience in a conservation-related field.  Conservation Interns serve at partnering federal/state agencies, nonprofits, tribal offices, and other community-based conservation organizations across Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Idaho.

The Conservation Intern program is designed to make a measurable difference in local conservation efforts while strengthening the professional experience of our members. Interns are placed individually with a partner organization and work under the direct supervision of the Host Site Supervisor while coordinating with MCC staff to ensure successful completion of the program objectives.  CIs serve on a variety of projects including GPS and GIS projects, river ranger patrols, habitat enhancement, data analysis, public outreach and education, trails projects, research, and invasive species management. 

Location: Varies based on host site placement

Position Dates:

     Summer Term: 5/15/19 – 8/16/19

     Extended Term:  5/15/19 – 10/4/19

Living Allowance: $504 bi-weekly + AmeriCorps Education Award upon completion of the program.

More information about our program can be found here: http://mtcorps.org/join/big-sky-watershed-corps-conservation-internships/conservation-intern-program/

Apply online https://careers-mtcorps.icims.com/jobs/1365/conservation-intern/job

Application deadline is February 17th

Please contact Mandy Hedstrom at mandy@mtcorps.org or 406-587-4475 with any questions.

Job Level

Entry-level  

Sector

Nonprofit- NGO

Salary

$504 biweekly stipend + AmeriCorps Education Award