Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs Published: December 28, 2016
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Water. That’s what first attracted people, and they have been coming here ever since to use these soothing thermal waters to heal and relax. Rich and poor alike came for the baths, and a thriving city built up around the hot springs. Together nicknamed “The American Spa,” Hot Springs National Park today surrounds the north end of the city of Hot Springs, Arkansas. The intern’s primary responsibilities will be to provide park programs in Spanish, to develop content for Spanish-speaking online park visitors, to design wayside exhibits (complete text in Spanish and English, and images) along the park’s trails, and to translate the most frequently requested printed interpretive and educational materials for distribution at the park’s visitor contact stations. Well qualified applicants will have a at least 60 hours towards a Bachelor’s degree in the life sciences, social sciences, communications, or a closely related field from an accredited institution. Applicants should have strong customer service and communication skills, both verbally and in writing, in Spanish and English, and should embody professionalism. Interpretation and education experience, especially with digital media, publications, and lesson planning is desired.