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    These positions are located in the Heritage Documentation Programs division of the Associate Directorship for Cultural Resources, Partnerships and Science. This program is a component of the National Park Service's Pathways Internship Program, which is designed to prepare you for a career as an architect or related occupations in the Federal service. You will assist members of a multi-disciplinary team of architects, landscape architects, engineers, historians and photographers in the Heritage Documentation Program, in the preparation of detailed measurements and interpretative drawings for inclusion in the HABS/HAER/HALS collection at the Library of Congress.

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    Additional vacancies may be filled from this announcement based on organizational need and funding. This opportunity may also be extended beyond the summer employment period, based on organizational need, funding, and student availability. Students who successfully complete the internship program may also be eligible for conversion to a permanent or term appointment, of 1 to 4 years in duration, without further competition. Conversion to a permanent or term position is subject to funding and work availability, and is not implied or guaranteed. To review eligibility requirements for the Pathways Internship Program, please click here.

    Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will not be paid. All travel, transportation, and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the sole responsibility of the selected employee.

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    Responsibilities

    Under the supervision of a senior project leader, you will participate in a variety of duties relating to the development of measured and interpretative drawings of historic buildings, structures and related features. This will involve the evaluation of drawings at all stages of completion in the context of varying field conditions, and their integration with other products of the surveys, such as written histories or large-format photographs. You will be completing work in conformance with the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS), the Historic American Engineers Records (HAER) and the Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS) standards. Your work product will be become part of a larger work effort to incorporate field notes with large-format photographs and written histories for the HABS and HAER/HALS Collections, at the Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress.

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    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel for site visits may be required

    Supervisory status

    No

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/490416400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.