Washington, DC: Paid Summer Internship, Northeastern US Senator’s Office

Job Opening Title: PAID Summer Internship – Assistance with archival work

Employer Name: Northeastern US Senator’s office

Job Location: Washington, DC

Application Deadline: May 6th 2019

Link to job posting:

Years of experience required: 1-2

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: A senior Northeastern U.S. Senator is seeking an intern to assist with archival work this summer. Responsibilities will include:

-Creating and updating paper record and memorabilia inventories
-Creating and uploading metadata for the photograph collection
-Scanning photographs and photographing items for database inventories
-Process paper and electronic records

Qualified applicants should be familiar with archival theories and practices, have strong organizational and communication skills, and be detailed oriented. Experience with DAM systems, Microsoft Access and Excel skills a plus.

This is a paid summer internship and will last 6-8 weeks.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to new.senate.job@gmail.com by May 6, 2019.