Intern

Paid Positions

 

The Forest Preserve District has a paid internship program. Summer positions are posted in Spring. Click here to visit job search page.

 

Forest Preserve-supported Positions

 

The following organizations offer paid internships; visit their websites for more information.

 

College Internship/Class Project

 

For college-required internships, service learning or class projects, contact Kevin Kuhn at Kevin.Kuhn@cookcountyil.gov.

 

High School Service Learning

 

For high school service learning opportunities for groups or individuals, contact Kevin Kuhn at Kevin.Kuhn@cookcountyil.gov.

 

Alternative Spring Break

 

Do something to build your career this Spring Break! Gain valuable experience and learn skills in one of the oldest and largest forest preserve systems in the nation. Learn how the Forest Preserves of Cook County manages nearly 70,000 acres of diverse ecosystems, get hands-on practice with the tools used to do the job and learn how we are adapting to environmental changes in a highly urbanized environment.
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Currently Available Positions

 

To find out if there are unpaid opportunities currently listed, use the Search by Keyword feature, inputting “Intern” for the title.

Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County