Facility Maintenance

Expected Dates
December 1, 2014 to March 1, 2015
Site
Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Position ID
PO-00512998
Assist the Outer Banks Group facilities maintenance staff with a variety of building renovations tasks which include carpentry for the replacment of siding, roofing, window replacement, and painting; concrete work associated with sidewalks; and minor landscape work.  Interns will be working alongside full-time park service journeymen to complete projects such as housing renovations.  Housing will be provided at the Bodie Island location on the beach.
  • You will be living in the Nags Head, NC area of the Cape Hatteas National Seashore. This is a coastal area of eastern North Carolina. Numerous opprtunities for outdoor recreation exist, including swimming, fishing, boating and camping. The park includes the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, the Wright Brothers National Memorial, Bodie Island, Hatteras Island and Ocracoke Island.
  • Construction safety; general maintenance safety; historic preservation
  • Intern can attend any park programs conducted by NPS staff and may assist in special events. Intern will be given the opportunity to work with maintenance staff. Numerous recreational opportunities exist in the area.
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Main Area of Focus
Visitor Services and Site Operations
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Construction
competent with supervision
Hand Tools
competent without supervision