|Job Title||Photogrammetry Intern|
|Reports To||Director of Research and Archaeology|
|Employment Dates||June – August 2021, full time|
The Photogrammetry Intern will have a unique opportunity to broaden their educational experience by providing (physically distanced and virtual) public interpretation at the Museum’s Conservation Lab and undertaking digital documentation and modeling of vessels in the Underwater Historic Preserve System and/or artifacts recovered from those sites through photogrammetry and digital 3D modeling. Their work will provide improved public access to and interpretation of the lake’s underwater resources.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Document and model vessels in the Underwater Historic Preserve System and/or artifacts recovered from those sites.
- Provide public interpretation for Museum visitors both on site and virtually.
- Participate in other Museum activities as identified by the intern as professional development interests.
Qualifications, Skills, and Attributes
- Undergraduate or Graduate student or recent graduate in history, archaeology, historic preservation, museum studies, or related field
- Experience and/or interest in 19th century history content preferred
- SCUBA certification (open water or higher) preferred
- Photo-documentation or photogrammetry experience preferred
- Ability to work flexibly in a (physically-distanced) office, both independently and as a team member
- Commitment to collaboration
- Access to private transportation
- Commitment to adhere to COVID-conscious workplace protocols
This position may include onsite, offsite, and on water work. Work outside will occur in all weather conditions and may include evening and weekend hours.
- Swimming and SCUBA skills preferred, but not required. (So you can document the vessels yourself; if you are not SCUBA certified, you can work to model our artifact collections.)
- Must be able to safely lift/haul 50+ pounds, as some boxes may contain sensitive Collections material
How to Apply:
Send a cover letter, resume, and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Summer 2021 Photogrammetry Internship Application” in the subject line. Applications due by April 15, 2021.
Equal Opportunity Employment: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. The Museum prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.