December 29, 2014 to March 1, 2015
Cape Hatteras National Seashore
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.
Main Area of Focus
Visitor Services and Site Operations
Education, Training & Skills Expected
- competent with supervision
- Hand Tools
- competent without supervision