|Position Title||Intern Architect|
|NPS Unit Name||Everglades National Park|
|Position Dates||FY 2017/2018|
|Position Description and Responsibilities||Opportunity:
GYF seeks an Intern Architect at the Everglades National Park (ENP), Headquarters Building, located at 40001 State Road 9336, Homestead, Florida, which is approximately 20 minutes from the downtown city of Homestead. Internship will be a one year full-time equivalent (part time possible) position.
The intern will be under the supervision of the Architect for Everglades National Park. It is expected that the intern:
|Qualifications||The successful candidate must live within 35 miles of Everglades National Park (or be able to commute daily to and from the park), and have transportation to and from the job site. Must be able to drive a government vehicle. Candidate must be able to pass a background investigation before allowed to begin work.
Candidates should enjoy working with the public and independently and have a knowledge of or willingness to learn about park cultural and natural resources. Knowledge of or willingness to learn GPS and ArcGIS mapping skills. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing is essential. Ability to remain calm and courteous during hectic and emergency situations is desirable.
|Work Environment||Candidate will be in an office environment.|
|Vehicle/License Requirement||The successful candidate must have a valid state driver’s license.|
|Compensation and Benefits||The selected applicant will be compensated at a rate of $15 per 20/40-hour work weeks during the six-month period. Flexible schedules during the school year shall be accommodated. A transportation stipend of $40 a week for 26 weeks will also be provided to the successful candidate.|