Winter Intern Opportunity

Custer State Park
Jobs - Part Time & Seasonal
Custer, SD

Custer State Park

Winter Intern Opportunity

Custer State Park is a 71,000 acre state park in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Home to abundant wildlife, the winter season is a unique experience. We are looking for an Intern Naturalist position for January through May.


Intern Naturalist Position:

The intern naturalist position is responsible for a variety of duties for the winter and spring season:

  • Conducting environmental education school programs and on-site field trips
  • Working with permanent naturalist to develop pre– and post– program activities for teachers.
  • Leading guided snowshoe hikes
  • Completing an independent project; e.g. creating content and layout for interpretive signs; proposing changes to the School Program and/or Field Trip programs; contributing pages to the Junior Naturalist booklet.


More information regarding seasonal and intern positions is available here:

Intern applications should be completed online through

Seasonal housing within the park is available.