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Museum Intern



Individual Placement/Internships

Washington, DC
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ID: 2921-984
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Full-Time/Regular

             NPS – National Mall and Memorial Parks

Length:

Term of positions is 24 weeks; full-time 40 hrs/wk

Location:

Washington, DC

Living Allowance:

$535.00 /week

AmeriCorps Award:

Position is eligible for an AmeriCorps education award upon successful completion of the program. Value of education award is $3,097.50 (pre-tax).

Start Date:

1/8/2022

Application Due Date:

Preference given to applicants that submit application by 11/1/2022

Title of Position

Museum Intern

 

 

Position Details

Stewards Individual Placement Program (SIPP) provides individuals with service and career opportunities to strengthen communities and preserve our natural resources. Participants work with federal agencies, tribal governments, and nonprofits building institutional capacity, developing community relationships, and supporting ecosystem health. SIPP in partnership with the National Mall and Memorial Parks and Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument are seeking an intern who will start and build a collection from the ground up, something that rarely happens in the museum world, through the identifying and cataloging of original objects from the National Woman’s Party documenting its story.

 

Position Responsibilities will include:

  • Identify and research objects to be cataloged
  • Prepare objects for cataloging through cleaning, photographing labeling etc.
  • Cataloging objects into the collection management system
  • Work with interpretation on social media posts
  • Explore avenues of story telling

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 18-30 years of age, maximum 35 years old for Veterans with valid DD-214
  • US citizen or legal resident

 

 

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Lift 50lbs.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Solid organizational skills

 

Benefits:

  • Position is eligible for an AmeriCorps education award upon successful completion of the program. Value of education award is $3097.50 (pre-tax).
  • Living Allowance: $535/week (pre-tax)
  • On-site training

 

 

How to Apply
Apply on-line at: https://stewardslegacy.org/open-positions.  In addition to your resume, please submit a one page cover letter highlighting why you are interested in this position and how your background and experience will help you succeed in this position.

 

 

Stewards Individual Placements Program does not and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.

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