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Park Intern (Paid)

3430. Cane River Creole National Historical Park: Intern works with park staff to perform a
wide variety of tasks related to interpretative services, including public interpretation of historic
buildings and landscapes. Intern will develop park interpretive programming, engage in
education and outreach, create content for park social media pages, and park brochures, and
interact with the public. Applicants must demonstrate strong computer, research, writing and
organizational skills. Intern should possess experience with regard to American history. The
intern is responsible for housing and transportation. NOTE: Diverse candidates are strongly
encouraged to apply. Candidates should include how they meet the definition of diversity in their
written application. Work is based at park offices in Natchez, LA. (400 hours)


3431. Cane River Creole National Historical Park: Intern works with the park's Division of
Resource Management to complete museum collections management tasks in museum and field
conditions. Intern shall learn NPS best practices including proper handling, relocating museum
collections, artifact identification, cataloging, museum housekeeping, minor conservation, and
exhibit production. Other duties include physically moving museum objects, fulfilling requests
for research, resource documentation, developing social media content, and assistance with
interpretive programs. Applicants must demonstrate strong computer, research, writing, and
organizational skills. A background in anthropology, history, cultural heritage, and/or material
culture is highly desirable. The intern is responsible for housing and transportation. Work is
based at park offices in Natchitoches, LA. (800 hours)