Conservation Intern

internship - part time, unpaid

American Museum Of Natural History
New York, NY
Closed
Posted 40 Days ago
American Museum Of Natural History
New York, NY
internship - part time, unpaid
Posted 40 Days ago
Closed

Description

Job Information American Museum Of Natural History Conservation Fall Intern in New York, New York Conservation Fall Intern | | Posting Details Position Information Position Title Conservation Fall Intern Department Anthropology - 010 Position Summary The intern will assist in support for Northwest Coast Hall conservation activities. The intern will be primarily responsible for assisting a lab conservator in handling administrative tasks related to the renovation process. The intern may also be introduced to broader conservation activities, if appropriate. Required Qualifications - Undergraduate college degree in process or completed. - Excellent organizational skills and computer literacy. - Ability to work well with others and take direction. Preferred Qualifications - Experience in working in a museum setting and anthropology study or background. - Interest in pursuing education in artifact conservation. Physical Demands Category Part-Time/Term Total Number of Scheduled Hours Per Pay Period 40 Union Status Non-Union FLSA Non-Exempt EEO Statement The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Museum does not discriminate with respect to employment, or admission or access to Museum facilities, programs or activities on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, alienage or citizenship status, current or former participation in the uniformed services, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin, or on account of any other basis prohibited by applicable City, State, or Federal law. Additional protections are afforded in employment based on arrest or conviction record, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking and sex offenses, unemployment status, and credit history, in each case to the extent provided by law. If special accommodations are needed in applying for a position, please call the Office of Human Resources. Quick Link Posting Detail Information Posting Number GS151P Open Date 06/04/2019 Close Date 08/04/2019 Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Supplemental Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Documents Needed To Apply Required Documents Resume Cover Letter Letter of RecommendationOptional Documents The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Skills

museum collections, anthropology, conservation, natural history, organization, microsoft access, education, conservation issues, climate change, archaeology, cultural heritage, environmental education, historical research, wildlife conservation, wildlife management

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