Careers and Internships

Put your skills and talents to work conserving wild places.

We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package, including health and dental insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off. If one of our openings interests you, please send your resume and other requirements as requested in the posting. 

The Wilderness Society is an equal opportunity employer and actively works to ensure fair and equal treatment of its employees and constituents regardless of differences based on an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other protected characteristic. 

Employment Opportunities

The Wilderness Society is currently recruiting for the following positions:


Idaho High Divide Community Organizer- Full Time
Location: Challis, Mackay, or Salmon, Idaho


Digital Content Producer, Energy & Climate- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC


Director of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion and Special Advisor to the President- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC


Urban to Wild Assistant Director- Full Time
Location: Pasadena, CA


Senior Philanthropy Officer, Eastern Region- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

Vice President, Philanthropy - Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

Internship/Volunteer Opportunities

The following internships are available at The Wilderness Society.  Each opportunity is designed for undergraduate or graduate students in the summer, spring, and fall semesters; please see individual postings for semester-specific information and application deadlines.  Unless otherwise noted, all internships are unpaid.

Spring 2018

Government Relations
Location: Washington, DC

Location: Washington, DC