Summer Jobs Program Summer Internship Available
The Heritage Society is seeking candidates for an eight-week
paid internship, thanks to the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs
Program. The intern will work under the supervision of the Executive
Director to learn about the overall management of a 501(c)(3)
non-profit organization. To participate in the program, interns must
be enrolled undergraduates who have completed their freshman year
and will be returning to college full-time in the fall. Interested
applicants may email a cover letter and resume to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Cover letters should state why
the applicant is interested in the internship and what he/she
expects to gain from the internship experience. No phone calls,
Interns may be asked to help
with one or more of the following projects, and work either
independently or in conjunction with the collection staff. Possible
projects may include the following.
Preservation. A large number of objects in our collection
need to be examined for proper inventory and preservation.
Photographing Objects. Every object needs a clear, detailed
photograph in its file for identification purposes.
Archives and Photographs. We have a large collection of old
photographs and archival materials that need to be examined and
We need help updating our collections database
All tasks need to be approached in a methodical, careful and
thorough fashion. Accuracy and care are more important than speed.
Contact Ginger Berni, Collection Manager, for more information, or send a
resume with covering letter detailing your areas of interest.
Phone: 713-655-1912, ext 102 E-mail:
The Heritage Society, 1100 Bagby Street, Houston, TX, 77002