Fire Forward Paid Internship Opportunity for 2021/2022 Academic Year
Application deadline: July 16th. Applicants will be notified by 7/23.
Santa Rosa Junior College students interested in joining a growing community of skilled prescribed fire practitioners are encouraged to apply for a paid internship with Audubon Canyon Ranch’s Fire Forward® program, the leading North Bay program building wildfire resilience through prescribed fire training and implementation. Up to four interns will be selected for the 2021/2022 academic year. The nine-month program will run from August 2021–May 2022, requiring an average commitment of three days per month, generally on Fridays and Saturdays; some Sunday fieldwork required. Interns will commit to roughly 220 hours (28 days) of combined coursework (~100 hours) and fieldwork (~120 hours). Interns will receive a ~5,000 stipend (an equivalent rate of $23 per hour) and SRJC internship credits will be available. The deadline to apply is July 16, 2021.
For questions about the Fire Forward program, contact the Agriculture/Natural Resources department at firstname.lastname@example.org