Employment Opportunities

WildPine Laboratory Internship

Open Until Filled

Spring, Summer & Fall Sessions

Session Opportunities:

  • Spring – Jan. 1st to Apr. 31st
  • Summer – May. 1st to Aug. 31st
  • Fall – Sept. 1st to Dec. 31st

Applicants should apply for each session a month prior to the start date of internship.

Laboratory Interns will be responsible for assisting technicians in the operation of the WildPine Ecological Laboratory. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, collecting water samples, free diving to monitor oysters and seagrass, assisting with water quality analysis, participating in outreach events, retrieving recycled oyster shells from area restaurants, prepare shells for use in research projects. Laboratory Interns are also encouraged to create, implement, and evaluate their own project during their time at the Laboratory with the assistance of Laboratory staff.

Additional Information:
Laboratory Internship Job Description
LRD Job Application
Laboratory Email

River Center Internship

Open Until Filled

Spring, Summer & Fall Sessions

Session Opportunities:

Summer Session: May 1 – August 31; Position opens January 1
Fall/Spring Session: September 1 – May 31; Position opens August 1

Education Interns will be responsible for leading education tours and activities at the center for visiting school, home school, and camp groups. Group tours occur Tuesday-Friday, 10a-12p. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to, greeting guests, caring for aquatic life, assisting in species collection, participating in outreach events, coordinating and recruiting volunteers, leading children’s programs, and assisting with special events. Education Interns are also encouraged to create, implement, and evaluate their own interest program or project during their time at the River Center with the assistance of our Education.

Additional Information:

River Center Job Description
LRD Job Application
River Center Email

Loxahatchee River District Job Application