The Delaware State Parks Internship Program provides opportunities for qualified students and career-focused graduates to apply learned theory and experience to practical situations and to observe an organization first-hand. A quality field experience facilitates and enhances educational and vocational processes. The Delaware State Parks Internship Program is a training program that provides practical work experience and valuable training in the many and varied careers in the state park system. Interns in the program engage in education, management, administration, and environmental stewardship activities to increase and promote the environmental awareness of our visitors.
Interns apply for a specific position and are assigned to a specific site with a field expert who will mentor and supervise the intern’s activities. Interns are expected to work closely with the field expert to design an individual plan detailing duties and requirements including: daily schedules, responsibilities and length of the internship.
These internship positions fill quickly. Interviews are scheduled and placements made as applications are received, so apply now!
For more information, review open positions and apply, please Click Here.
PT = Part-time hours of 20 -29/ week
FT = Full time hours of 30 + /week
In addition to outstanding training and hands-on learning, there are tangible benefits to Delaware State Parks interns:
Delaware State Parks encourages candidates of all abilities to apply.
Need more information? Contact the Volunteer and Intern Office at (302) 739-9183 or DNREC_HelpYourPark@state.de.us
SUMMARY: Delaware State Park Internship Program provides opportunities for qualified students and career focused graduates to apply learned theory and experience to practical situations and observe the organization up close. A quality field experience facilitates and enhances the educational and vocational process. The DELAWARE STATE PARKS internship is a training program that provides practical work experience and valuable training in the many and varied careers in the State Park Service.