Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Jai Cole,
Executive Director

Internship Opportunities

Department Resources


Internships with Cultural Resource Management and Protection

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Fairfax County is rich in history and its associated elements. Cultural Resources volunteers protect and research…

Internships with Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

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Ellanor C. Lawrence Park has significant historic remains, a forest, streams, a pond, wildlife, and animal and…

Internships with Fitness and Wellness

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Fitness and wellness means top-notch fitness programs, services, and opportunities to make health a community priority. Interns market and promote…

Internships with Frying Pan Farm Park

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Frying Pan preserves and interprets farm life of the 1920s to 1950s. Intern duties may include marketing, development…

Internships with Golf Enterprises

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Golf Enterprises is looking for an aspiring marketing or communication professional who is eager to learn about the day-to-day responsibilities and communication skills involved with supporting the marketing and communication of a 7 golf…

Internships with Green Spring Gardens

Green Spring Gardens is a public garden, an outdoor classroom and a museum. Its mission is to connect the community to natural and cultural resources through horticulture, education and stewardship. Internship opportunities are available in the areas of historic interpretation, research, program development and promotion, archival document care, youth and family education, nature programming…

Internships with Hidden Pond Nature Center

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Hidden Pond is a neighborhood park with undisturbed woodland, quiet trails, splashing streams and a tranquil pond.…

Internships with Huntley Meadows Park

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Huntley connects people to treasured homes and habitats. There’s a nationally significant 1820s historic villa and a…

Internships with Natural Resource Management and Protection

The Fairfax County Park Authority maintains approximately 24,000 acres of public land including natural areas, cultural resources, and recreational facilities. Natural Resource Management and Protection Branch interns perform field-based work, assess non-native invasive plant issues, conduct field surveys, and take part in multiple stewardship activities. NRMPB interns love nature, plant and…

Internships with Planning and Development

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Park Planning interns support long-range park planning efforts, individual park master plan projects, land development impact reviews, GIS mapping projects, and design of park sites. Interns assist with meeting logistics, evaluate plans, work on park designs, update…

Internships with Resident Curator Program

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The Resident Curator Program preserves historic properties by offering long-term leases to qualified tenants who…

Internships with Riverbend Park

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Riverbend Park on the Potomac River is a rare combination of geology, plant life, wildlife, isolation and beauty.…

Jobs at the Park Authority

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