Internships

INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE

 

Summer: Museum Assistant/Education Intern

MMSC Internship Pics2This person would assist in our museum giving tours and explaining our mission. Their main job will be to assist with beach seining and field programs designed for children and adults. This intern may have the opportunity to see a necropsy or assist stranding technicians.

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 Summer Internship runs from May through Labor Day Weekend, and interns must be available for at least one 8 hour shift 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.

Application Process:

The deadline for the Summer Internship is March 1st. Please send resume, cover letter and a list of three professional or academic references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with “Spring Internship” in the subject line. For additional information, contact Sarah Miele at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 


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.

MMSC Internship ICU 550 pwDuties 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, 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.

Application Process:

The deadline for the Spring Internship is November 1st. Please send resume, cover letter and a list of three professional or academic references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with “Spring Internship” in the subject line. For additional information, contact Sheila Dean at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..