Internships

INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE

 

Summer: Museum Assistant/Education Intern

MMSC Internship Pics2The Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine is seeking interns for the education & museum program for Summer of 2018.

Internship duties include assisting with programs in both classrooms and on the beach (seining, ecology beach walks, mock strandings), giving museum tours, and attending fairs/festivals to help share our mission with the public.

Requirements:

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and be in good physical condition, including being able to lift 40 lbs. Interns must be available for at least 2 days per week, and will work with the education coordinator to develop a schedule. This summer internship runs from May - Labor Day Weekend, but start and end dates are flexible if necessary. All internships are unpaid. No lodging is provided, and interns must have their own transportation. However, students may apply with their college/university to receive college credit. Experience is not required. Both undergraduates and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

Application Process:

The deadline to apply for the summer internship is March 2nd. Please send your resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional and/or academic references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "Summer Internship" in the subject line. For additional information, contact Dr. Lauren Harshaw 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. Please also include your Spring work availability for us to schedule shift times. Full schedules, for chosen applicants, will be available by the end of December. For additional information, contact Sheila Dean at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..