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Preservation League of New York State

Summer Intern

Looking For: Juniors Seniors
Prerequisites:  Strong writing skills;  Ability to effectively prioritize and meet deadlines;  Ability to work independently;  Attention to detail;  Architectural photography skill;  Comfort with social media, especially Instagram and Facebook;  Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Access; and  Previous preservation or planning experience (volunteer or paid) desirable.
Salary: The internship will run for five weeks, flexible start date.  37.5 Hours/Week  $15/hour, total stipend of $2,812.50

The Preservation League of New York State is seeking a historic preservation program intern to assist with a range of preservation projects at the League’s downtown Albany office. Successful candidates should have or be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Historic Preservation, Architectural History, Urban Planning, or a related field, and have: As a Historic Preservation Program intern, you will work primarily with the Director of Preservation and Preservation Associate, but could also work with staff from several different departments in the office on a variety of preservation projects. Projects may include:  Reviewing current and past active Seven to Save Designations; working closely with Preservation Associate and Director of Preservation to assess Seven to Save work plans and provide technical services/outreach to our current and past active Seven to Save Sites  Planning outreach events, researching case studies, writing newsletter copy and assisting with social media campaigns  Updating Seven to Save descriptions on the Preservation League’s website Send cover letter, resume, and up to 5 sample building photographs. Email preferred; subject line MUST include the term “Historic Preservation Program Intern Application.” By leading a statewide preservation movement, sharing information and expertise, and raising a unified voice, the Preservation League of New York State promotes historic preservation as a tool to revitalize our neighborhoods and communities, honor our heritage, and enrich our lives.

Albany, NY
Faculty Liaison
Mimi Hellman

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