Internships - Park and Recreation

Open Space Natural Resource Team Internship-1 Paid

Internship Title: Open Space Natural Resource Team Internship

Department Name: Parks & Recreation


Number of Internships Available: 1

Paid or Unpaid: Paid


Date Posted: September 4, 2019

Internship duration: One Year

Internship description: This position will assist the Open Space Natural Resource Team in conducting the annual rare plant monitoring and vernal pool covered species monitoring as required by the City of San Diego's Multiple Species Conservation Program Subarea Plan (R-288455) and the Vernal Pool Habitat Conservation Plan (R-311503).  The intern will be trained in scientific field data collection methods for plants and wildlife, data management, and analysis.  In addition, the intern will learn both mobile and desktop GIS and be introduced to regional conservation agencies and associated career opportunities.

Interns must be currently enrolled in an academic program.  Please select school name in application.  Please personalize your cover letter for the application (there is the capability to post three different letters if you are applying for multiple opportunities).  You will need to provide proof of enrollment in an academic program if selected.  To expedite the process you may attach proof in your application.  Please allow for 6-8 weeks for the City of San Diego intern onboarding process from posting date.  If you have not received a response 8 weeks after your application, please contact