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Historic Resources GIS Intern (ID: 109944) for Summer 2024


Office of P and R Parks and Rec

625 Broadway
Albany , NY 12207
E-Mail: daniel.mceneny@parks.ny.gov

Division/Unit: Division of Historic Preservation


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


Proposal Information


Position Title: Historic Resources GIS Intern
Location: Waterford, NY
Division: Division of Historic Preservation
Compensation: $17.15 - $22.75 per hour
Duration: June - August 2024
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm (flexible)


* The Historic Resource GIS Intern will support the Division for Historic Preservation at the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) by filling gaps in the Division's historic resource GIS data in areas at risk of adverse climate impacts.
* Interns work 10-20 hours per week during the semester.

Job Duties
* Geolocate building records in the New York State Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS).
* Confirm building locations using scanned inventory forms, past and present aerial photography, project review files, or other documentation.
* Record anomalies such as duplicate building records, demolished buildings, or inadequate location information.


* Current graduate student pursuing a degree in GIS, public history, information science or similar discipline.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to daniel.mceneny@parks.ny.gov by March 29, 2024




Public History



Internship Areas: Environmental Conservation, Information Technology, Planning/Analysis/Research, Scientific Research

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Saratoga

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Environmental Studies, Information Technology, Natural Science, Public Health