Job Overview


Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service.  Become a part of our mission to unite the past, our cultures and our special places, to establish important connections to the present and build a rich and lasting legacy for future generations.

Number of Vacancies:  We expect to fill a few vacancies at this time; however, this announcement may be used to fill additional similar vacancies.

U.S. Citizen, permanent resident, or otherwise authorized to be employed.
Background investigation required.
Online application under the Job Opportunity Announcement.
Verification of student status in a qualifying academic institution.
Verification of education earned through a qualifying academic institution.
Verification of veteran's preference, if claimed.

The Heritage Documentation Programs seeks applications from qualified students for summer employment documenting historic sites and structures of architectural, landscape and technological significance throughout the country. 


Duties involve on-site field work and preparation of measured and interpretive drawings for the HABS/HAER/HALS Collections at the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress.  Projects last 12 weeks beginning in late May or early June and end no later than September 30th. 


Position Location: Washington, D.C. 

For specific area and housing information, or information directly pertaining to vacancy status, contact: Judy Davis, Summer Program Administrator, 202-354-2135.  

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Travel May Be Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No