Work With Us
Work With Us
The Southern Conservation Trust is a growing land trust that protects greenspace, conserves forests, safeguards rivers, shelters wildlife, provides environmental education, and ensures that everyone has access to nature in our own communities throughout Georgia.
Current Staff Openings:
There are currently no open staff positions at this time.
Current Internship Openings:
Volunteer Conservation Research Internship (Multiple Available)
Organization: The Southern Conservation Trust protects greenspace, conserves forests, safeguards rivers, shelters wildlife, provides environmental education, and ensures that everyone has access to nature in our own communities throughout Georgia.
Location: Projects may be located at any of the Southern Conservation Trust’s public nature areas in Fayette County, Georgia. The Ridge Nature Area, Line Creek Nature Area, Morgan Grove Nature Area, Nesmith Preserve, and Sam’s Lake Bird Sanctuary.
Projects: Projects will vary based on the individual but can be focused on turtle research, connecting nature in the City, land acquisition, public events, invasive species, water quality, trail maintenance, educational programming, and communications.
Responsibilities: Research Interns are considered part of the SCT Team and will work with multiple SCT Staff to complete their projects, as well as specific board members as necessary. Research Intern will track their own time and projects associated and submitted to their assigned coordinator.
Requirements: Fluent in English, interest in biology, outdoor education, and or conservation, be willing to commit 2.5 months to a projects, hardworking, communicative, and enthusiastic, capable of work outdoors in adverse climatic conditions, and good written communication skills.
Apply by emailing a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Research Internship” in the subject line.