Open Intern Positions

Open Intern Positions

 

Delaware State Parks: Voted America's Best State Park System!

These internship positions fill quickly. Interviews are scheduled and placements made as applications are received, so apply now!
How to apply

Click here for our intern application form

PT =  Part-time hours of 20 -29/ week
FT = Full time hours of 30 + /week

ENVIRONMENTAL SUMMER CAMP

Park Duration Season(s) Available

Bellevue

12 weeks

Start May/June

Brandywine Creek

12 weeks

Start May/June

Cape Henlopen

12 weeks

Start May/June

Killens Pond

12 weeks

Start May/June

Lums Pond

12 weeks

Start May/June

Trap Pond

12 Weeks

Start May/June

White Clay Creek

12 weeks

Start May/June

 

 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

Park Duration Term of Service

Alapocas Run

6 months

Spring, summer

Bellevue

6 months

Spring

Brandywine Creek

Year, 6 months, 12 weeks

ANY, summer

Cape Henlopen

6 month, 12 weeks

Spring, summer, fall

Delaware Seashore State Park

6 month, 12 weeks

Spring, summer

Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve 12 weeks Summer

DuPont Nature Center

12 weeks

Summer

Killens Pond

Year, 12 weeks

ANY

Lums Pond - SPRING

6 months

Spring

Lums Pond - FALL

6 months

Summer

Lums Pond – Lead Naturalist

6 months

Spring, summer

Trap Pond

Year, 6 months

ANY

White Clay Creek

Year, 12 Weeks

ANY, summer

Youth Conservation Corps: 3 Locations 12-14 Weeks PT
     

FIELD ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP - RESEARCH

Position Duration Term of Service
Northern Delaware Parks - FILLED 12 weeks – FT Summer
Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve- Conservation 12 weeks Summer
Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve - Research - FILLED 12 weeks Summer

 

 

 

OUTDOOR SKILLS

 

 

Park Duration Term of Service

Alapocas Run – Rock Climbing

6 months

Spring-summer

Delaware Seashore State Park - Kayak

6 months, 12 weeks

Spring, summer

 

 

 

HISTORICAL INTERPRETATION

Park Duration Term of Service

First State Heritage Park

Year

ANY

Fort Delaware

6 months, 12 weeks

Any, summer

Fort Miles – Cape Henlopen State Park

Year, 6 months, 12 weeks

Any, spring, summer

Auburn Heights – Programming

12 Weeks, PT and FT

Spring PT and Summer FT

 

 

 

HISTORY

 

 

Park Duration Term of Service

Auburn Heights – Collections Management

Year, 6 months

ANY

Auburn Heights – Programming

12 Weeks, PT and FT

Spring PT and Summer FT

Delaware Seashore State Park – Researcher/ Interpreter

Year or 6 months

ANY

First State Heritage Park – Textiles

6 months or 12 weeks

ANY

 

 

 

PROGRAM MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH

Park Duration Term of Service

Alapocas Run- Park Management - FILLED

Year, 6 months, 12 weeks

ANY

Bellevue - Administrative Assistant

Year, 6 months, 12 weeks

ANY
Bellevue – Park and Volunteer Management

Year, 6 months, 12 weeks

ANY

Brandywine Creek – Administrative Assistant

12 weeks

Summer

Brandywine Creek – Park Management

6 months - 1 year  
Lums Pond - Campground Management 12 weeks to 6 months  
DNERR - Policy and Communications- FILLED 12 weeks Summer
Enterprise Development  Year, 6 months, 12 weeks ANY

Education Office - Special Interpretive Programs

 

Summer, ANY

Education Office - Public Relations and Communications Year, 6 months, 12 weeks ANY

BRANDYWINE ZOO EDUCATION and ANIMAL CARE

Position Duration Term of Service

Program Animal Specialist - FILLED

Year

ANY

Kestrel Program - FILLED

Year

ANY

Program Animal Husbandry

12 weeks – PT – No Stipend

Open

Summer Traveling Zoo

12 Weeks – PT – No Stipend

Summer

Reptile Show/Live Animal Encounter

12 weeks – PT – No Stipend

Open

Zoo Summer Camp

12 weeks – FT

Summer

Animal Keeper Apprentice

Year

Open

Animal Commissary

12 weeks – PT - No Stipend

Open

Animal Care

12 weeks- PT – No Stipend

Open

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