Resource Assistant Diversity Internship Program, Bureau of Land Management

Locations Vary

Job Title: Museum Intern

Organization: Bureau of Land Management

Type of opportunity: A DHA position is perhaps the most effective tool currently available to agencies seeking to expedite the hiring of qualified people in positions that must be filled quickly. It is a competitive and rigorous project-based internship.
This is a Direct Hire Authority(DHA) position. Applicants may not have a graduation date later than Dec 1st, 2018.

Desired qualifications:

  • Have a strong interest — or relevant experience — in areas pertaining to science, technology, engineering,
    natural resources, or other related fields.
  • African American, Alaskan Native, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, and mixed-race students and recent graduates are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program or have graduated no more than 6 months prior to the internship.

Available Positions:

  • High Plains District National Historic Trails Interpretive Center, WY – Park Ranger
  • Black Rock Field Office, NV – Biological Science Technician (2 positions)
  • Upper Snake Field Office, ID – Outdoor Recreation Planner
  • Carlsbad Field Office, NM – Resource Field Technician
  • Applegate Field Office, CA – Rangeland Management Specialist
  • Redding Field Office, CA – Ecology Intern
  • Upper Willamette Field Office, OR – Forestry Technician
  • Yuma Field Office, AZ – Biological Technician
  • Kremmling Field Office, CO – Natural Resource Specialist
  • Southern Nevada District Office, NV – Park Ranger
  • Barstow Field Office, CA – Park Ranger
  • Alaska State Office, AK – Fisheries Biologist

Start and end dates: The 11 week paid internship will generally start the beginning of June and conclude in mid-August. Start date may vary depending on particular sites needs.

Salary/pay: $500 / per week

How to apply: Go to

Application deadline: Applications are due March 1st.