Community Volunteer Ambassador, National Park Service

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Job Title: Community Volunteer Ambassador

Organization: National Park Service

Type of opportunity: The program is seeking to fill 60 paid internships at National Park sites throughout the country. They’re specifically seeking degree-holders with relevant educational backgrounds for a variety of park sites (Recreational areas, wildlife preserves, cultural sites, historical sites, etc). The internship program places degree holders at National Park sites for a year where they will work with scientist, historians, and artists to train volunteers, promote park events, and assist the park’s interpretation team.

Desired qualifications:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Possess an Associates Degree or higher
  • Be Between 21-30
  • Be able to complete the full 50 week 2/2020 – 1/2021

Start and end dates: Since this is a full-time, 50-week paraprofessional opportunity –


  • $22,000 for the term (Paid out at $440 per week)
  • Premium-free health insurance through Cigna
  • A childcare benefit
  • Federally-sponsored training (travel expenses covered)
  • An education award of $6,095 (for tuition or student loan repayment).
  • Housing or Housing Search Assistance
  • Federal Job Search and Application assistance + non-competitive hire certificate

Link to more information:

How to apply: Fill out the form here.

Application deadline: The application opens in October and the position starts in February. We have an Early Interest Sign-up form on our website.