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🔗Archeology Web Intern – 400 hours

  • Internship
  • NCPE Internship
  • Washington D.C., DC (Remote)
  • 17.00 USD / Hour
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Archeology Program
  • Job Reference #: 4016
  • Job Summary: The Archeology Web Intern will assist with identifying, researching, and writing stories about NPS archeology projects for
  • Job Qualifications:

    Intern must have:

    • Working toward or a degree in Archeology (or a related field with coursework in archeology)
    • Experience conducting research using and/or writing archeological reports and other publications
    • Interest in communicating with the public about archeological findings and their significance and meaning
    • Excellent writing skills for professional and public audiences
    • Organizational and project management skills
    • Ability to work independently
    • Ability to communicate with supervisor and others on project teams
  • 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
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Website National Park Service/NCPE Internship Program

The National Park Service (NPS) Archeology Program (AP) at the Washington Office supports regions and parks through coordination and technical assistance of policy, guidance, training and more. This internship supports parks’ interpretation and education of archeology by developing web-based materials that showcase archeology throughout the National Park System. The intern will be supervised by the AP’s lead on outreach and education.

The Archeology Web Intern will assist with identifying, researching, and writing stories about NPS archeology projects for for public audiences. The intern will work with their supervisor to create a list of projects, communicate with archeologists in parks to collect research materials, write short articles and choose images, and revise articles as necessary. The internship is a good opportunity to learn about NPS archeology from behind the scenes and develop writing skills for a public audience.

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.