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:

CONSERVATION

Energy & Climate Campaign Representative- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

Energy & Climate Campaign Associate- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

Senior Representative, Government Relations- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

PHILANTHROPY

Donor Communications Manager- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

Foundation Relations Officer- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

Philanthropy Team Assistant- Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

Senior Philanthropy Officer- 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.

Fall 2017 Internships

Communications Intern- Washington, DC

Communications Intern- Denver, CO

Communications Intern- Seattle, WA 

Government Relations Intern- Washington, DC