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🔗Historic Properties Inventory Intern – 400 hours

  • Internship
  • NCPE Internship
  • Omaha, Nebraska
  • 20.00 USD / Hour
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: NPS Midwest Regional Office - Cultural Resources
  • Job Reference #: 4107
  • Job Summary: Intern will assist Inventory Coordinator with yearly condition updates and written property descriptions for historic structures and cultural landscapes in MWR park units.
  • Job Qualifications:

    Knowledge of the National Register of Historic Places program and process, awareness of the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for Treatment of Historic Properties, and experience with historical research and site documentation. Data entry and creating written narratives and summaries of existing information will take up most of the interns’ time over the course of the assignment.

  • How to Apply:

    Click on the application button at this listing and follow the instructions to apply online.

  • Job benefits: Paid Time Off (PTO); Housing Allowance
  • Physical Demands / Work Environment: Most of the internship will take place in the downtown Omaha office, travel to parks may require the ability to hike into remote properties.
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National Park Service/NCPE Internship Program

The National Park Service (NPS) Historic Architecture and Landscapes Program assists with stewardship of historic properties in the Midwest Regions’ 64 park units. The Program’s inventory program is charged with documenting historic structures and cultural landscapes using the NPS Cultural Resource Inventory System (CRIS).

Strong writing and research skills are required for this position, which will focus on developing narratives and graphics for property descriptions, condition assessments, historical summaries and evaluations for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The position may include travel to parks for property inspection; the majority of time will be spent in an office setting. A housing allowance is provided.

This position is part of the Internship Program administered by the National Council for Preservation Education (NCPE). The program is a partnership between the National Park Service and NCPE. Eligibility requirements apply; visit for details and instructions on how to apply.

Qualified NCPE interns who successfully complete their internships may count their position towards earning a Public Land Corps (PLC) Non-Competitive Hiring Authority certificate.  Once earned, the PLC hiring authority certificate may be used to apply for eligible Federal temporary, term, or permanent positions. Visit the website listed above for details about this benefit. Successful completion of the internship does not guarantee Federal employment.