Park Ranger points into the distance while leading a line of hikers on the trail.

Federal Employment

Looking for employment at Grand Canyon or within other federal lands? Jobs are posted regularly at USAJOBS:

A crew of youth in white hard hats helps out three Park Rangers in yellow shirts and green pants removing fallen branches.
Youth crew assists National Park Service crews in removing downed branches.

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Youth Opportunities

Looking for a job or internship opportunity? The following programs are available at Grand Canyon and other federal lands:

  • Arizona Conservation Corp (AZCC) focuses on connecting youth, young adults and veterans with public lands. Crews work across Arizona and promotes diversity in its participants.
  • Southwest Conservation Corps (SCC) provides high school students, college students, and veterans opportunities to engage with public lands in the frontcountry and backcountry.
  • Student Conservation Association (SCA) focuses on buliding the next generation of conservation leaders through life skills, conservation service, and career development.
  • American Conservation Experience (ACE) engages youth of all backgrounds in public land service opportunities through a variety of programs.
  • AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) offers a variety of team-based and transformitive programs for youth, based on interest and experience.
  • Scientists in Parks places aspiring professionals interested in natural resource management into National Parks around the country, encouraging diversity and professional skill building.
  • Youth Conservation Corps (YCC), intended for ages 15 through 18, employs youth from a variety of backgrounds into full time jobs at various National Park units throughout the country. Most are non-residential programs and work generally lasts 8 to 10 weeks.

Last updated: April 15, 2021

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023



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