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Biology interns surveying plants
  • Internships

    Summer interns locating invasive plants

    Internships are available in the areas of Biology, Vegetation Management, Visitor Services/Environmental Education, and Prescribed Fire. Interns typically work for 9-12 weeks in the spring, summer or fall seasons.

    We are not currently recruiting for any internship positions. To learn more about our internships and when the recruitment periods are, contact the refuge at 515-994-3400 or

  • Employment

    Employee with a bird

    Any available positions at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge will be advertised on USA Jobs.

  • Youth Conservation Corps

    YCC removing invasive plants

    Summer employment for high school students ages 15-18. Students complete trail maintenance and improvements, help reconstruct prairie and savanna, manage invasive species, learn about conservation and much more! See the flyer below, or contact the refuge at 515-994-3400 or for more information.

    2017 Youth Conservation Corps Information

Last Updated: Mar 06, 2017
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