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Employment Opportunities

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Archival Management Intern

The Metropolitan Historical Commission/Metropolitan Historic Zoning Commission is seeking an archival management intern to develop and add to electronic collections and a library collection. This position is open to graduate and undergraduate students. Ideal candidate should be available for a minimum of eight hours a week for the current semester sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. There is an opportunity to extend this internship into the next semester. This is a non-paying position.

Key Duties:

  • Organize small library
  • Scan photographs and documents for an electronic case file collection
  • Intern may participate in additional projects based on their interest and studies

If interested, please send resume to Robin Zeigler.

Historic Zoning Intern

The Metropolitan Historic Zoning Commission (MHZC) is seeking an intern to assist with administrative duties associated with historic zoning. The MHZC reviews applications to create new historic overlay districts and reviews and approves preservation permits in historic and conservation districts for new construction, alterations, additions, repair and demolition. The MHZC is a partner of the Metropolitan Historical Commission (MHC).

This position is open to graduate and undergraduate students. Ideal candidate should be available for a minimum of eight hours a week for the current semester sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. There is an opportunity to extend this internship into the next semester. This is a non-paying position.

Key Duties:

  • Research and write staff recommendations
  • Review applications and create permits
  • Assist property owners with rehab, maintenance, and design review questions
  • Review construction projects in progress
  • Assist with the administration of historic zoning commission meetings
  • Assist with projects of the Metropolitan Historical Commission
  • Intern may participate in additional projects based on their interest and studies

If interested, please send resume to Robin Zeigler.