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Capitol Reef National Park in south central Utah is recruiting an interpretive intern with a geology or earth-science related focus. This internship is offered through the Geoscientist-in-Parks program.

Job Description: The GIP intern will research, develop and present educational/interpretive programs (hikes, talks and illustrated programs) primarily on geology, as well as other cultural and natural history topics to a diverse audience. They will staff the visitor center up to 60 percent of the time.

Benefits: This internship is 12 weeks, with a tentative start date of April 29, 2019. The internship offers an AmeriCorps Education Award of $1,566, a stipend of $3,600, a travel allowance of $250 and park provided housing.

To apply: Send 1) cover letter, 2) resume that includes five references (with email and phone) and 3) a sample of a writing project (i.e., program outline, school paper, essay, etc.) to Shauna Cotrell at

Deadline to Apply: February 22, 2019