DEP offers a variety of exciting and challenging internships across the state for individuals interested in pursuing careers in engineering, environmental law, environmental science and park management. Other professional, technical and administrative positions are available including field work, surveying, hydrology, communications and information technology. Through our internship program, students can improve communications skills, develop team work skills, learn the importance of protecting the environment, and much more. Application materials can be submitted electronically or by mail.
If you are interested in applying for an internship with DEP, you will need to send us the following information:
Cover letter describing your area(s) of interest and the dates you will be available.
Resume describing your training and experience.
Copy of school's internship criteria.
Please send these three items to DEP_Internships@FloridaDEP.gov You also can submit your information via fax at 850-245-2545 or by mail at the following address:
Florida Department of Environmental Protection Human Resource Management Attn: Recruitment 3900 Commonwealth Boulevard
Mail Station 70 Tallahassee, Fla 32399-3000 Phone: 850-245-2511
DEP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. If you need an accommodation to participate in the recruitment/selection process, contact the Bureau of Human Resource Management at 850-245-2511.
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The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.