Internship and Job Opportunities

New listings for environmental jobs and internships in the Marquette community are being put up every day. The best way to find an opportunity is to contact one of the campus resources centers:

NMU Career Services in suite 3302.3 of C.B. Hedgcock Student Service Center

Earth, Environmental and Geographical Sciences Office in 3001 New Science Facility

There are some general opportunities and resources in the community that have consistently offered placements in the past. Previous examples of internships include:

  • Alger Conservation District—watershed intern

  • Borden Dairy—sustainability intern

  • Boy Scouts of America–Northern Tier—outfitting manager at National High Adventure

  • Huron River Watershed Council—field intern

  • International Volunteer HQ—turtle conservation volunteer

  • Marquette Alternative High School—garden educator

  • Marquette County Conservation District—conservation intern

  • Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority—various internship opportunities

  • Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation—wildland firefighting

  • The Nature Conservancy—preserve steward

  • TriMedia Environmental & Engineering—environmental fieldwork

  • NOAA-National Weather Service—student volunteer intern

  • Sanilac Conservation District—conservation intern

  • Save the Wild U.P.—various internships

  • Sierra Club -- various internships

  • Seney National Wildlife Refuge—visitor services intern

  • Superior Watershed Partnership—various internships

  • Vermont Youth Conservation Corps—crew member

 

There is also readily available information for job placement opportunities online. The following sites are recommended:

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