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Biological Sciences Job & Internship Board


Yakama Nation Summer Habitat Work:

Yakima Basin Habitat Fish Technician I  (4 positions available) 

Yakima Basin Habitat Fish Technician II (1 position available)

The internship postings will be open for applications until the deadline of March 23rd or until a sufficient number of applications have been received.  The positions state they are located in Toppenish, WA, but two positions will be in Ellensburg, at least for the summer.  The positions in Ellensburg will focus on beaver habitat surveys.

SalmonCorps Volunteer Program

The Yakama Nation Fisheries Resource Management in partnership with AmeriCorps is seeking paid volunteers for possible projects including restoration of fish habitat, resotration of huckleberries, aquaculture hatchery operations and maintenance, and fish population monitoring and evaluation.  Ages 18-25 and 55 and older are eligible to apply for 20 full, part-time, and temporary positions.  These are paid, bi-weekly stipends and scholarship available upon program completion.  The scholarship awarded can be gifted to a student family member between the ages of 18-25.  For more information is the SalmonCorps Volunteer Program Flyer or contact the SalmonCorp Executive Director Justine Telakish 

Fred Hutchison Cancer Center Summer Undergraduate Research Program

The Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center (Fred Hutch) is an intensive, nine-week internship designed to provide research experience and mentorship for undergraduate students who are interested in biomedical research. The program runs from Monday, June 12 through Friday, August 11, 2023. Students must be able to commit to this entire period in order to participate.  2023 SURP Flyer 

Submit an application at:

Mid-Columbia Fisheries Enhancement Group 

MCF is a local nonprofit that supports the recovery of salmon species and enhancement of their native habitat.

Current Job Announcements - Seasonal Restoration Technician and Seasonal Bull Trout Task Force Field Technician

Graduate Opportunities in Biology at CWU with the I-90 Snoqualmie Pass East Project: Fish and Wildlife Connectivity in the Washington Cascade Range 


ScribeAmerica (Become a Medical Scribe)

State of Washington Job Board  (

USAJobs (

How to Land a Technician Job in Fisheries and Wildlife

The Wildlife Society Careers Webpage  

Conservation Job Board

DOE Sciences Undergraduate Laboratory Internships  

Biology Jobs Listed in ZipRecruiter


All internships for credit are now being processed through an electronic application for all colleges.  Paper learning agreements are no longer accepted.  Please see for further information and instructions.  

If you have questions, please email Career Services at or call 509.963.1921 


STUDENTS:  The list of jobs (shown below) are from the Wildcat Career Network database, which includes positions posted directly by employers and a selection of postings culled from major job websites for all fields of employment.  For example, the Wildcat Career Network does not currently cull all jobs related to the biological sciences from

Please keep this in mind and be sure to also search other job sites.

EMPLOYERS:  If you would like to share a notice on this board, please send the information to CWU Career Services or contact them to learn how you can directly add positions into the Wildcat Career Network-- CWU's searchable employment and internship database.

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