Applicants must be 18 years or older and have a valid driver's license and a good driving record. A government security background clearance is required. Applicants must be able to hike in rocky terrain at elevations up to 8,000 feet. Academic background in geology and/or paleontology desired. Public speaking skills required. On-site housing provided.
Assist with cultural and natural resource management projects one day/week:
Apply through the Student Conservation Association (position code 12848)
Apply through the Geological Society of America's GeoCorps America program (position ID Number 2011021)
Paleontology Exhibit Design and Interpretation Intern
Apply through Geological Society of America's GeoCorps America program (Position ID Number 2011020)
Did You Know?
Railroad workers played a major role in the discovery of fossils from the Green River Formation. In the late 1860's, Union Pacific workers uncovered the first major fossil fish beds (Lake Gosiute) near the town of Green River, Wyoming.