Conservation Internship Program


The Idaho Conservation Corps Internship program is an innovative AmeriCorps Program designed to provide hands on training and experience to those interested in pursuing employment with land and water resource management agencies, and other outdoor careers. The program is a cooperative effort designed to address community, environmental, and resource management projects.  

 

OPEN POSITIONS:

 

Exotic Vegetation Management Crew Member – 450 HR – Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
Summer 2018 - The National Parks Service is currently recruiting two interns that will support the Exotic Vegetation Management Program. The selected interns will assist with management of natural resources at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve.

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Exotic Vegetation Management Crew Lead – 18 Weeks – Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
Summer 2018 - The National Parks Service is currently recruiting a Crew lead for the Exotic Vegetation Management Program, work with a team of two or more interns and staff to survey and treat exotic vegetation. Will provide team leadership in absence of experienced staff, estimated to be approximately 65% of the time.

Position Description       

 

Biological Technician (Weeds) – 900 HR – Payette National Forest – Council Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Biological Technician (Weeds) summer/fall intern from May 28th through October 26th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a Forest Service Employee to identify, document, map, and treat noxious weed infestations. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Biological Technician (Weeds) – 900 HR – Payette National Forest – New Meadows Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Biological Technician (Weeds) summer/fall intern from May 29th through October 26th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a Forest Service conduct field surveys to identify, document, map, and treat noxious weed infestations. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

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Engineering Technician – 450 HR – Payette National Forest – Council Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Engineering Technician summer intern from June 29th through August 17th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Engineer to inspect construction projects, roads, and other structures on National Forest lands. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

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Engineering Technician – 450 HR – Payette National Forest – McCall, Idaho
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Engineering Technician summer intern from May 29th through August 17th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Engineer to inspect construction projects, roads, and other structures on National Forest lands. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

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Forestry Technician (Silv.) – 900 HR (2 positions) – Payette National Forest – New Meadows Ranger District 
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Forestry Technician (Silv) summer/fall intern from May 29th through October 26th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Employee to collect data to calibrate LIDAR imagery to meet NFMA requirements. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Forestry Technician (Timber) – 900 HR – Payette National Forest –New Meadows Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Forestry Technician (Timber) summer/fall intern from May 29th through October 26th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a Forest Service Employee to complete timber sale preparation activities to support harvest activities. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

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Forestry Technician (Rec) – 450 HR –  Payette National Forest –McCall Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Forestry Technician (Rec) summer intern from May 29th through August 17th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Employee to complete developed and dispersed recreation related activities. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Forestry Technician (Trails) South Fork – 675 HR (17 weeks) – Payette National Forest – Krassel Work Center, Near Yellow Pine, Idaho
The Payette National Forest is recruiting Two Forestry Technician (Trails) summer interns from May 29th through September 21st 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a Forest Service Employee as part of a trail crew clearing downfall and brush from multiple-use trails. This position will typically work 10 eight hour days on with 4 days off.

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Forestry Technician (Trails) – 450 HR – Payette National Forest –McCall Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Forestry Technician (Trails) summer intern from May 29th through August 17th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Employee to complete trails and dispersed recreation related activities. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs), however there may be times when there will be overnight trips into the backcountry that will extend the number of days worked in a row.

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Forestry Technician (Trails) Wilderness – 675 HR (17 weeks) – Payette National Forest – Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness, Chamberlain Wilderness Station, Idaho
The Payette National Forest is recruiting Two Forestry Technician (Trails) summer interns from May 29th through September 21st 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Employee as part of a trail crew clearing downfall and brush from multiple-use trails. This position will typically work 10 eight hour days on with 4 days off.

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Biological Technician (Wildlife) – 450 HR – Payette National Forest – McCall Ranger District
The Payette National Forest is recruiting one Biological Technician (Wildlife) summer from May 29th through August 17th 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a Forest Service Employee to complete surveys for wildlife species. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (Monday through Thurs).

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Forestry Technician (Trails) – 900 HR – Boise National Forest – Idaho City Ranger District Idaho City, ID
The Boise National Forest is recruiting on Forestry Technician (Trails) intern beginning July 2, 2018 through December 14, 2018. The incumbent will be installed at the Idaho City Ranger District Trail Crew and learn trails skills such as axe skills, trail maintenance, chainsaw and more. Position will be camping in the field on a regular basis, gear can be provided. This position will typically serve 8 ten hour days every two weeks.

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Forestry Technician (Trails) – 675 HR (17 weeks) – Boise National Forest – Lowman Ranger District Lowman, ID
The Boise National Forest is recruiting one Forestry Technician (Trails) intern beginning July 2, 2018 through November 2, 2018. The incumbent will be installed at the Lowman Ranger District Trail Crew and learn trails skills such as axe skills, trail maintenance, chainsaw and more. Position will be camping in the field on a regular basis, gear can be provided. This position will typically serve 8-10 hour days and 8 day hitches with 6 days off. It should be Tuesday-Tuesday schedule.

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Forestry Technician (Trails) – 900 HR – Boise National Forest – Lowman Ranger District Lowman, ID
The Boise National Forest is recruiting one Forestry Technician (Trails) intern beginning July 2, 2018 through December 14, 2018. The incumbent will be installed at the Lowman Ranger District Trail Crew and learn trails skills such as axe skills, trail maintenance, chainsaw and more. Position will be camping in the field on a regular basis, gear can be provided. This position will typically serve 8-10 hour days and 8 day hitches with 6 days off. It should be Tuesday-Tuesday schedule.

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Forestry Technician (Recreation) – 450HR – Idaho Panhandle National Forests – St. Joe Ranger District Saint Maries, Idaho
The St. Joe Ranger District is recruiting two Forestry Technician (Recreation) summer intern beginning May 15, 2018. Incumbent will primarily maintain recreation facilities on the district and provide visitor information. This position will typically work four ten hour days per week (specific schedule to be determined).

Position Description        Apply Here 

 

Forestry Technician (Trails) – 450 HR – Idaho Panhandle National Forests – St. Joe Ranger District Saint Maries, Idaho
The Payette National Forest is recruiting Two Forestry Technician (Trails) summer interns from May 29th through September 21st 2018. The incumbent will be paired with a permanent Forest Service Employee as part of a trail crew clearing downfall and brush from multiple-use trails. This position will typically work 10 eight hour days on with 4 days off.

Position Description        Apply Here