Receive a stipend, training, and professional development - while supporting the mission of the Golden Gate National Parks!


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    Internship Information

    Our Work
    Build your workplace skills. Test out a career. Receive a stipend. Get personalized training and mentorship from a park professional.
    Academic Interns Gathering At Orientation
    Our Work
    Join a diverse team of 40+ college students in making a difference in your community! Available to students at College of Marin, San Francisco State University, and City College of San Francisco.

    Current Internship Openings

    Interns explore the gardens of Alcatraz
    Our Work
    Is a day outdoors your idea of the perfect job? Are you passionate about gardening? Would you like to speak with park visitors from all over the world? Come help us steward the award-winning gardens of this National Historic Landmark.
    2018 GGRO Interns
    Our Work
    The Golden Gate Raptor Observatory is seeking passionate biology or environmental science students who enjoy learning about birds and interacting with many different and multifaceted people in team settings.
    Golden Gate Maintenance Volunteers
    Our Work
    The mission of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area’s Facilities Management Division is to maintain the park’s buildings and landscaped areas for the use and enjoyment of park staff and visitors.
    Restoration and Volunteer Internship, San Francisco
    Our Work
    Are you excited about working in the outdoors and learning about natural resources management? Are you interested in engaging communities in the Golden Gate National Parks through volunteer programs and land management projects? The Park Stewardship Program is looking for full-time interns! Come help us restore the parks and work with the surrounding communities.
    An intern works next to volunteers in the nursery shadehouse.
    Our Work
    We are looking for 6 year-long interns to join the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Nursery Program! Come help us restore the parks, grow plants, and work with the community.


    To comply with state and federal law all interns must have a Social Security Number (SSN) or an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) to receive the internship stipend. Stipends are a taxable event. Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

    Additional questions?  Contact Elizabeth Lindner; Manager, Park Internship Programs at 415-561-3017 or .

    Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information about internships.


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