Students: College Internships at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center
Thank you for inquiring about internships at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center. Our internships are not paid; you will have to provide your own room and board if your project is accepted. All interns must be 18yrs old or older.
Summer: Sea Life Education Center Interpretive Guide
Summer: Museum Assistant/Education Intern
Spring: Field Stranding Technicians Assistant
This internship involves assisting our Field Stranding Technicians with the rescue and rehabilitation of stranded seals and sea turtles in New Jersey.
Duties Include: Cleaning and maintenance of all animal holding areas, preparing for and performing daily feedings, and assisting the Field Stranding Technicians in stranding response, medical procedures, and releases.
Requirements: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, and be in good physical condition, as well as be able to lift 40 lbs. The Spring internship runs from February through June, and interns must be available for at least two 4 hour shifts per week. The internship is unpaid; however students may apply with their college/university to receive college credit. No lodging is provided, and interns must have their own transportation. Experience is not required, and both undergraduates and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.