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🔗Presidential Collections Intern – 600 hours

  • Internship
  • NCPE Internship
  • Independence, MO, USA
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Harry S Truman National Historic Site
  • Job Reference #: 3658
  • Salary ($): Hourly
  • Hourly Salary ($): 15.00
  • Job Qualifications:

    Museum studies degree and prior digital media/social media experience preferred; attention to detail and organizational skills. Priority will be given to recent graduates due to number of internship hours required. Housing and transportation are the intern’s responsibility.

  • How to Apply:

    Click on the application button at this listing and following the instructions for
    applying online.

  • Job benefits: Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Physical Demands: Ability to lift 40 lbs
  • Application Email: waso_cr-intern@nps.gov

Website National Park Service/NCPE Internship Program

Intern works with Cultural Resource division staff to meet National Park Service (NPS) curation standards for managing museum collections of President Harry S Truman and family. Collection spans from 1800-1982 and is one of the most complete presidential home collections in the NPS. Duties include: digital imaging of museum collections including digital photography and scanning for preservation and social media use; preparing social media posts featuring museum collections according to NPS standards; working with a variety of artifact material types, including clothing and textiles, ceramics, glassware, metals and leather to prepare improved storage mounts; collection research; assisting with research and development of museum exhibits; housekeeping in an historic home setting and collection storage areas.



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