heritage preservation: Oil Region

Working with NHAs

Supporting and Sustaining Jobs

NHAs support more than 148,000 jobs throughout the nation, mainly in tourism, heritage preservation, conservation or outdoor recreation. These jobs and volunteer opportunities are locally sourced and embedded in the communities they serve. See our list of currently available opportunities to work with National Heritage Areas.

RFP for National Historic Landmark Nomination (no specific location)

Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County, Kansas, are seeking proposals for research for and preparation of an application for National Historic Landmark status for the historic Quindaro Townsite in Kansas City, KS. The...

Guidebook Writer (no specific location)

The Erie Canalway NHC and its non-profit affiliate Erie Canalway Heritage Fund, Inc. seek creative proposals from a qualified writer/author to develop and author content for a printed Water Trail Guide Book and Navigational Map Set, and organize and prepare content...

RFP for Feasibility Study (no specific location)

The Upper Missouri River Heritage Area Planning Corporation, Inc. (UMRHAPC) is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to obtain National Heritage Area designation for an area in central Montana. The UMRHAPC has been working diligently the last three years to...

Executive Director (Trenton, NJ)

The Crossroads of the American Revolution Association is seeking an Executive Director to build broad-based support for the organization and its mission to promote public awareness of the Crossroads of the American Revolution National Heritage Area (NHA). The...

Development Director (Lawrence, KS)

The Douglas County Historical Society/Watkins Museum of History seeks a part-time Development Director responsible for increasing operating revenue primarily through membership and fundraising activities.  The position will assist with donor relations, major gifts,...

Heritage Culturalist (Fort Collins, CO)

The Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area (CALA) Heritage Culturalist Program is a volunteer ambassador program that increases understanding and knowledge of the general history of Larimer and Weld Counties as it relates to the river and Western Water Law....

Executive Director (Baton Rouge, LA)

The Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism is seeking an individual to provide dynamic leadership in the planning, development, implementation, assessment and improvement of mission-related programs, revenue generation and financial management,...

Water Resources Technician Intern (various locations)

The Stewards Individual Placement Program's Water Resources Technician Training (WRTT) program is 26 week program that includes an intensive academic course load and in-the-field, hands on training in the monitoring of water quality and quantity. The coursework phase...