Jobs, Internships & Volunteering Opportunities

Careers at National Archives and Records Administration: The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the nation's official record keeper and we depend on bright, capable citizens like you to preserve these important documents, and keep them available to the public. We are looking for people with a range of skills and experiences to help maintain our nation's history.

Experienced & Mid-Career

National Archives offers positions with competitive benefits and salary for experienced professionals.

Entry Level

National Archives offers paid & unpaid positions for students currently enrolled in undergraduate & graduate programs.


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Individuals With Disabilities

We offer positions for individuals with disabilities, you may be eligible to apply for our positions under a special appointing authority.

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National Archives offer a wide array of volunteer positions nationwide and online.


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Love history? Want your job to make a difference to America and our democracy? Come work at the National Archives!

Meet Our Employees

John MartinezJohn Martinez, Archives Specialist

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