Natural Resources Intern

Posted Date 1 month ago(1/23/2024 7:26 PM)
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NV5 is thrilled to present our 2024 Internship Program in Albuquerque, NM—an exciting summer and semester-long adventure where your passion for the environment transforms into real-world action. Whether you're a Junior or Senior undergraduate (or even a Master's student!), this program offers an immersive experience in a variety of projects contributing to the creation of a sustainable future.


Engage in hands-on experiences across diverse fields such as ecology, wildlife biology, engineering, geoscience, and environmental consulting. Learn from passionate and seasoned mentors, actively contribute to impactful community projects, and acquire invaluable skills that set you apart in the job market. This internship is not just a resume booster; it's an opportunity to embody your core values and be a force for good through meaningful action.


At NV5, we firmly believe in nurturing talent and providing tangible opportunities for those truly driven to make a difference. Apply now to channel your environmental passion and embark on a transformative journey!


  • Develop templates for reports and proposals.
  • Craft project descriptions based on existing reports and proposals.
  • Organize company computer files for efficient access and retrieval.
  • Inventory field supplies
  • Catalog photos from proposals/projects
  • Conduct biological field surveys, involving data collection and inventory.
  • Perform Threatened & Endangered Species Research and other federal database searches.
  • Assist in proposal writing.
  • Contribute to technical report writing, including Biological Assessment/Evaluation, Environmental Assessment, Phase I and II reports, and permit writing (NEPA, CEQA, NPDES, and others)
  • Develop GIS templates.
  • Organize GIS files for streamlined project management.
  • Provide note-taking support for meetings.
  • Handle administrative tasks such as shredding, organizing, filing, and scanning.
  • Utilize a microscope for specific tasks (ALB)
  • Organize the laboratory (ALB)
  • Catalog field books and scientific literature


  • Must be authorized to work lawfully in the United States.
  • Must be enrolled in a college/university OR at the time of the internship or co-op program.
  • Must be a Junior or Senior class standing (for undergraduates).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a degree in Wildlife Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, or related field
  • Capability to adapt to various fieldwork, including walking over uneven terrain & working in extreme temperatures for extended periods.
  • Excellent organizational & multitasking skills
  • Proficiency in GIS

Compensation: $20/hour as an undergraduate or $25/hour as a Master's student (full-time or part-time options available).
***Please submit a resume highlighting your school activities, jobs, and any relevant club or fraternal/sorority involvement***


NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.



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