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Internship & Externship Opportunities

The Marine Mammal Center is an equal opportunity, nonprofit employer. Thank you for your interest and please check back with us regularly to learn of upcoming internships and externships.

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Development & Marketing
Social Media Internship
Sausalito, CA • Fall 2020
The Social Media Internship is an opportunity to help create and implement social media campaigns, monitor channels for potential engagement and storytelling opportunities, perform research to find news relevant to ocean conservation and marine mammals, and craft content that invites engagement as part of the Communications team.
 

Our Upcoming Opportunities

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Veterinary Medicine & Science
Marine Mammal Medicine & Pathology Veterinary Internship
Sausalito, CA • Fall 2020
The Veterinarian Internship is an opportunity to provide medical management and care for a large number of stranded marine mammals (mostly pinnipeds), perform post mortem examinations, collect samples for various research projects, keep patient records, and complete a research project and paper or case report. Read more about this position.
Veterinary Medicine & Science
Veterinary Student Externship
Sausalito, CA • Fall 2020
The Veterinary Student Externship is an opportunity for veterinary students in their final/clinical year to gain experience in animal husbandry, veterinary examination and diagnostic procedures, surgical and anesthetic procedures, recordkeeping, daily clinical rounds and necropsies. Read more about this position.
Veterinary Medicine & Science
Veterinary Technician Internship
Sausalito, CA • Fall 2020
The Veterinary Technician Internship is an exciting opportunity for students in a veterinary technician program and or licensed veterinary technicians who are interested in increasing their technical skills, gaining experience and knowledge as a technician in veterinary medicine, and learning about the behavior, rescue and rehabilitation of marine mammals. Read more about this position.
Veterinary Medicine & Science
Science & Research Internship
Sausalito, CA • Fall 2020
The Science & Research Internship is an opportunity to assist with necropsy sample collection, improving the data integrity in the Veterinary Science Department’s databases, tracking and optimizing the storage of archived specimens, and cataloging scientific publications. Read more about this position.
Rescue & Response
Marine Mammal Rescue & Response Internship
Sausalito, CA • Fall 2020
The Rescue & Response Internship is an opportunity to learn the rescue and response operations one of the leading marine mammal hospitals, work in an organization alongside experts in veterinary medicine, research, and ocean conservation, and gain experience in marine mammal rehabilitation and husbandry working with the seal and sea lion patients. Read more about this position.
Rescue & Response
Marine Mammal Rescue & Response Internship
Moss Landing, CA • Fall 2020
The Rescue & Response Internship is an opportunity to learn the rescue and response operations throughout Monterey and Santa Cruz counties, work in an organization alongside experts in veterinary medicine, research, and ocean conservation, and gain experience in marine mammal rehabilitation and husbandry working with the seal and sea lion patients. Read more about this position.
Rescue & Response
Marine Mammal Response & Husbandry Internship
San Luis Obispo, CA • Fall 2020
The Rescue & Response Internship is an opportunity to learn the rescue and response operations throughout San Luis Obispo county, work in an organization alongside experts in veterinary medicine, research, and ocean conservation, and gain experience in marine mammal rehabilitation and husbandry working with the seal and sea lion patients. Read more about this position.
Learning & Community
Conservation Education Internship
San Luis Obispo, CA • Winter 2020
The Conservation Education Internship is an opportunity to actively engage the local community through outreach events, education opportunities, festivals and fairs, and interaction with the public on the beach during stranded marine mammal response as part of the San Luis Obispo Operations Team. Read more about this position.

 

Questions?

Email us at intern@tmmc.org

 

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