The Department of Cultural
Affairs' updated summer internship opportunities are now posted on
the DCA website and
the State of Iowa Jobs Portal - NeoGov.
Please note the addition of the Collection Information/Management
Des Moines Location
· Collection Information/Management Technician -
Contribute to museum projects, develop appropriate skills and behaviors
necessary for professional growth.
Assistant Internship - Help the museum education team with
summer programming, including but not limited to assisting with family and
break programming, supporting Goldie's Kids Club program, and developing future
· State Archives Internship - Prepare
existing collection information and support general collections storage renaming
and reorganization efforts.
· Events Internship -
Assist and help with planning events held at the State Historical Museum of
· Museum Exhibit Internship - Update,
edit, and prepare data/content for use in museum interactive exhibits.
· Local History Network
Surveyor - Survey and build a database of historical societies,
genealogical societies, and history-based museums throughout the state of Iowa
for the Local History Network.
· Edel Blacksmith Historic Site
Collections - Located in Haverhill, Iowa, intern
will assist with the documentation and cataloging of the artifacts.
· Montauk Historic Site
Interpretation - Located in Clermont, Iowa, intern will develop
new self-guided tour brochure and assist with interpretation.
For more information about each opportunity such
as time commitment, policies, and duties, please visit our website or review
the position descriptions on the State of Iowa's Jobs portal system. All submissions must be received by March 19, 2018 via the State
of Iowa's Job portal system to be considered for the summer semester.