Please submit resume and cover letter to with a subject line of "IT Internship Application".

The Museum has a highly complex IT environment and is seeking an intern who is passionate about our mission. IT interns will assist with various day-to-day operations as well as projects within the Museum. Job responsibilities of a Perot Museum IT intern include: providing computer technical support for end users, installing, upgrading, and configuring software, re-imaging computers with the proper OS and drivers, responding to computer issues daily via the ticketing systems, and assisting with maintain computer inventory. IT interns will gain hands-on experience in a Museum setting working directly with staff under management of the chief operating officer.

Interns should display proficiency in the following skills: Computer hardware experience (Memory, HDD, CPU, computer peripherals), ability to install and configure software, basic understanding of operating systems (Windows 7 and 10 and Mac OS). A minimum of 60 hours is required to complete this internship.

To apply for this position please send a resume and cover letter to with a subject line of “IT Internship Application”. Your cover letter should address how you are qualified for this position and what you hope to gain from this experience. Please be sure to include whether or not you plan on earning university credit for this internship and if your institution has specific requirements that need to be met. This is an unpaid internship.

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Background Check Information

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science conducts criminal background checks for all volunteers 18 years and older in order to ensure the safety and quality of all visitors' experience. If a non-complying report is revealed, you will be notified. Continued volunteer service is contingent upon background screenings. The following information is kept confidential and secure by the Volunteer Department of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. You will receive a separate email prompting you to complete the background check as you begin the onboarding process. If you're uncomfortable submitting your personal information online, please feel free to contact us at or 214.756.5844. **IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO CONTACT US WITH THIS INFORMATION**


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