Heritage Documentation Programs Summer Employment (HABS/HAER/HALS Collections, National Park Service)
Contributed By: Heritage Documentation Programs (Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscapes Survey)
Email The Author: Judy_Davis@nps.gov
Heritage Documentation Programs seeks applications from qualified students for summer employment documenting historic sites and structures of architectural, landscape and technological significance throughout the country. Duties involve on-site field work and preparation of measured and interpretive drawings and written historical reports for the HABS/HAER/HALS Collections at the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. Projects last 12 weeks, beginning in late May or early June. The application deadline is 14 February 2011. For more information, go to http://www.cr.nps.gov/hdp/jobs/summer.htm.Note that the application procedure has changed from that of previous years. Applicants should take care to follow the new application instructions closely. Incomplete and/or improperly submitted applications will not receive consideration.
Applicants who have worked for HDP during the past five years (2006-10) , and who are not seeking an increase in their previous salary level, need only submit a cover letter and updated resume directly to the HDP office. All other applicants, including previous HDP employees who are seeking an increase in salary level, must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program and must submit a new and complete application package.
Positions are open only to United States citizens. Foreign citizens seeking summer employment may wish to contact the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).
Application procedure for Architects and Landscape Architects: http://www.cr.nps.gov/hdp/jobs/architect.htm.
Application procedure for Historians: http://www.cr.nps.gov/hdp/jobs/historian.htm.
For additional information regarding any of the Heritage Documentation Programs Summer 2011 Employment Opportunities, please contact:
Summer Program Administrator
Heritage Documentation Programs Division
National Park Service (2270)
1201 Eye Street, NW, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: (202) 354-2135
Keywords: employment, job, internship, HABS, Heritage Documentation Programs, Historic American Buildings Survey, Historic American Engineering Record, Historic American Landscapes Survey, National Park Service
Posted: January 11, 2011
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