Career Opportunities

Wild Animal Sanctuary: Husbandry Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Silver Springs, FL
Salary: $300 stipend/monthly
Deadline: 6/30/2021

Operations Assistant/Rangeland Coordinator
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: North Platte, NE
Deadline: 6/26/2021

Marian Langan Conservation Young Leader
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Denton, NE
Deadline: 6/27/2021

Game Warden
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Atlanta, GA
Salary: $41,236/yearly
Deadline: 6/27/2021

Forestry Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Deadline: 6/30/2021

Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Program Manager
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Colo, IA
Deadline: 6/24/2021

Assistant Environmental Scientist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Omaha, NE
Deadline: 6/24/2021

Water Resources Engineer
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Salary: $68,000 - $110,000 yearly
Deadline: 6/24/2021

Airport Wildlife Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 6/29/2021

Temporary Conservation Technician II, NGPC
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $15.78/hr
Deadline: 7/1/2021

NAYI Student Intern, Dept. of Agriculture
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $10.00/hr
Deadline: 7/1/2021

Floodplain Mapping GIS Technician II, NE DNR
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $21.39/hr
Deadline: 7/1/2021

Burmese Python Research Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Naples, FL
Deadline: 11/15/2021

Soil Conservationist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Various, Nebraska
Salary: $35,265 starting
Deadline: 7/15/2021

Park Ranger (Interpretation-Language)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various, Alaska
Salary: $18.71 to $23.18 per hour
Deadline: 7/31/2021

If you have a job you would like listed here, please send the information to Please include the following information, if applicable: Position title, Position type (part-time, seasonal, etc.), Location, Application Deadline, Salary. Attach a job announcement flyer (pdf format) if possible.

Recurring Jobs

Learning Assistants in SCIL 101: Science and Decision-making for a Complex World.

Looking for undergraduate or graduate students or post-doctorate applicants.

To apply: Please send an email to Jenny Dauer ( and include

  • your current resume
  • a short paragraph describing why you are interested in the position
  • Undergrads only: your class standing, major and GPA

Each semester is a rolling deadline until positions are filled.

Other Job Sites

Texas A&M University

Go to this site, and click on links for internships or summer positions. Site is updated with positions every day, and is the site for wildlife-related jobs.

Student Conservation Association

Natural Resource Job Directories

Federal jobs

State jobs

State wildlife/fisheries/natural resources jobs

Conservation Job Board

The Conservation Job Board profiles the latest jobs in the fields related to natural resource conservation including forestry, wildlife biology, fisheries, ecology, wetlands, marine science, environmental policy, environmental education, park management and more. We currently feature over 1,000 jobs with around 20 new listings added each day.

U.S. Geological Survey

Look under specific area--for example, "water resources." Click on "JOBS".

Ornithology Jobs

Cyber Sierra

Links to water quality, fisheries, and wildlife jobs

Zoo & Aquarium Jobs




Handshake @ Career Services

Handshake is the place for students of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to search and apply for internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time jobs. You can also utilize Handshake to: