Fruitlands Museum, a museum of art, nature, and history set in picturesque Harvard, MA, seeks a friendly, outgoing individual to serve as a part-time seasonal Museum Interpreter. Essential duties and responsibilities include: interacting with visitors, both individually and in groups, conveying accurate and relevant information about each of the Museum collections; securing the safety of both guests and collections, monitoring the Museum buildings for any problems or safety concerns; and assisting visitors with limited mobility to easily access the Museum buildings and grounds through the use of a motorized vehicle supplied and maintained by the Museum.
This is an entry-level position providing no more than 25 hours per week, including one weekend day. Some evening hours may be required.
Applicants must be 26 years old or older, be customer service focused, possess courteous and safe driving skills, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be comfortable working collaboratively as a member of a team, and have a bachelor’s degree in a field related to the collections (history, art, literature, anthropology, environmental studies or education).
To apply, email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is Friday, February 19, 2016. No phone calls please.
February 19, 2016