Career Opportunities

Join the CWA team. We offer employment, internships, fellowships, scholarships, and volunteer positions. There is no better way to help California's waterfowl, wetlands, and outdoor heritage!

If you see a posting of interest, please contact us. CWA is an equal opportunity employer.


Internships / Seasonal Positions:

Hunt Program Assistant

Manage and coordinate the hunter check station at Goose Lake, near Wasco, CA. Check hunters in on Wednesdays and Saturdays from October to February. The hunt program assistant will work closely with CWA's Hunt Program Coordinator during the 2014-15 season. To learn more, click here.


Environmental Education Assistant

Teach children and young adults about waterfowl, wetlands, and conservation. Help students in kindergarten through twelfth grade engage in hands-on, ecological and environmental activities with the goal of creating future stewards of our natural world. Part-time, November 2015 to May 2016. To learn more, check back in late Spring.


Junior Duck Stamp Intern
As part of its Education Program, California Waterfowl partners with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to implement the Junior Duck Stamp Program in California. The objective of the intership is to schedule and present lessons to elementary students using the Junior Duck Stamp Program to teach wetlands, wildlife and conservation. The intern will interact with teachers, students and volunteers in a positive, motivating manner as a representative of California Waterfowl. This is a part-time postion from October 2015 to April 2016. To learn more, check back in late Spring.


Summer Sprig Internship
As part of its education and organization membership goals, California Waterfowl produces the Sprig Tales newsletter complete with activity pages, crafts, and wonderful waterfowl knowledge for our junior members, ages 12 and under.  The main objective of this internship is to develop and create four of the Sprig Tales newsletters, which are four pages long.  The intern may also assist with some education programming.  The intern will be mainly working independently under the supervision of Sabreena Britt, Education Coordinator. The dates of the internship are variable depending on the candidate's summer school session, in order to receive college credits.  Click here to learn more.


Scholarships / Fellowships:


Ecology Scholarships

CWA is the administrator of the Dennis G. Raveling Scholarship Fund, which awards two scholarships annually to students pursuing advanced university degrees. To learn more, click here>>