Alaska State Parks Volunteer Program Volunteer and Volunteer Internship   Positions


These positions offer housing as well as a subsistence payment. Several of these positions can fulfill college internship requirements. For more general information and instructions on how to apply, see the General Information page. For more information on specific positions, go to:

Position Descriptions:

Volunteer on revegetation project   Archaeological Assistant
  Backcountry Ranger Assistant
  Boating Safety Instructor
  Interpretive Park Caretaker
  Museum Assistant
  Natural History Interpreter
  Naturalist for School Programs
  Park Caretaker
  Ranger and Park Assistant
  Ranger Station Host/Maintenance
  Trail Crew
  Winter Caretaker
  Winter Park Caretakers
  Winter Park Caretakers/Camphost

Position Listing and Status (open or filled)
  Summer
  Winter


Volunteer Internship Positions

Every position is a volunteer position and open to all applicants. Some of the volunteer positions additionally qualify for internships. Volunteer internship positions are made available to students or graduates seeking supervised practical training toward college credit. Intern positions are listed by title, job area and job description.

Internship Position Descriptions:

Archaeological Assistant
      Office of History and Archaeology
Backcountry Ranger Assistant
      Shuyak Island State Park
      Nancy Lake State Recreational Area Assistant
      Wickesham State Historic Site Juneau
Interpretive Ranger Assistant
       Big Delta State Historical Park
Natural History Interpreter
      Kodiak District
      Ketchikan Area State Park
      Eagle River Nature Center
      Denali State Park Veteran Memorial
      Independence Mine State Historical Park
      Alaska Public Lands Information Center - Fairbanks
      Alaska Public Lands Information Center - Anchorage
Park Caretaker
      Hatcher Pass - Independence Mine State Historical Park
      Kachemak Bay State Park
      Halibut Point State Recreation Site
Ranger and Park Assistant
      Eklutna Lake State Recreation Area
      Old Sitka State Historical Site
      Delta Area State Parks
      Harding Lake State Recreation Area, Birch Lake State Recreation Site
      and Salcha River State Recreation Site
      Chena River State Recreation Area
Ranger Station Host/Maintenance
      Kachemak Bay State Park Station Attendant
Trail Crew
      Kachemak Bay State Park
      Nancy Lake Recreation Area
      Denali State Park
      Eagle River Nature Center
      Chena River State Recreation Area
Winter Natural History Interpreter
      Eagle River Nature Center
Winter Park Caretakers
      Old Sitka State Historic Site
      Halibut Point State Recreation Site
      Nancy Lake State Recreation Site
      Chena River State Recreation Area