Visitor Service / Interpretation Lehman Caves Intern- Great Basin National Park

Position Type: Internship

Open until filled

Work Hours: 40 hours a week May 1, 2017 through August 12, 2017

Wage: $10.98 / HR

Location: Great Basin National Park

Description:

THIS INTERNSHIP IS BASED AT GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK

The incumbent selected for this position will:

  • provide visitor services at the front desk of the Lehman Caves Visitor Center, answer questions, provide information, operate A/V equipment and open and close the building.
  • serve as a fee collector, selling cave tour tickets, federal public land passes and bookstore sales items. A federal background check is required.
  • provide interpretive and educational programs, including but not limited to, cave tours and school programs.
  • assist with Park communications through written and verbal means such as informal visitor contacts, visitor education, social media postings, and press releases.
  • assisting with special projects as they arise.

Housing WILL BE provided by the park for interns

Qualifications:

  • Comfortable talking with visitors
  • Good writing skills
  • Comfortable operating A/V equipment
  • Excited about the Public Lands and a willingness to learn

Application Instructions:

  1. Go to com
  2. Click on the IIC Application “APPLY NOW”. This will download a word document of the IIC Internship Application.
  3. Fill in the application (this can be done on your computer).
  4. Save application and email it, with your resume and transcripts, to Nichole Andler at nichole_andler@nps.gov. In the subject line put IIC INTERNSHIP APPLICATION

You can also print your application and bring it to Miranda Gubler at the IIC offices. Applications are available until the position is filled.

Contact Information:

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ALL IIC INTERNSHIPS MUST BE TIED TO AN ACADEMIC CREDIT such as: Departmental internships, EDGE, Practicums, UNIV-2890, Etc.

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