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Historic, Archaeological, and Archival Associate _ (ID: 109190) for Spring 2023


P and R Palisades Park Comm

Palisades Parkway or Route 9W North
Bear Mountain , NY 10911
E-Mail: albany.employment@parks.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 474-0453

Division/Unit: Bear Mountain State Park


Web Site: https://parks.ny.gov/(New Window)


Proposal Information


The intern will work with the Director of Development and Special Projects, the Senior Landscape Architect, and the Director of Trailside Museums and Zoo to assist with the cataloguing, organization, scanning, and sharing of archival and historic documents, photographs, maps, and artifacts held within the Palisades Interstate Park Commission Archives and at the Regional Headquarters.

Daily tasks would vary based on the interest of the intern and the needs of the park, but would generally involve assessing, sorting, cataloging, and scanning documents, maps, and photographs and storing originals for archival preservation.

Hours could be Monday-Friday between 8:30 and 4:30.



Attention to Detail

Report Writing

Microsoft Excel

Ability to work independently

Ability to work as a part of a team


Internship Areas: Environmental Conservation, Planning/Analysis/Research

Logistical Information

Payment? Tbd

Number of Hours: 10 - 19

Location: Orange

Number of Interns Needed: 2

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Junior

Minimum Standing: Junior

Degree Concentrations: Cultural Studies, Environmental Studies, Natural Science, Recreational Studies, Social Science