Paid Internship Opportunities

Department of Natural Resources

We are seeking interns in a variety of specialties throughout the state.
Being an intern at the DNR provides you with the opportunity to put your education to practice. You will work with a team of dedicated professionals to create a healthy, sustainable, livable Minnesota for generations to come.

Opportunities will be available to apply online from January 3 – 31, 2022.

Internships Offer:

  • Competitive salary of $15.00 per hour
  • 20-40 hours per week
  • Starting dates in May and June
  • Opportunities located throughout the state of Minnesota
  • Academic credit may be available

To apply:

  1. Log onto the Minnesota Careers website at
  2. Enter “intern” in the Keywords field on the Job Search Page
  3. Select “Natural Resources Dept” in the “Agency” column on the left side of the page
  4. Choose the internship(s) you’re interested in
  5. Click the apply button to submit your application