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Guide, Phillips House

Classification: Seasonal/part-time

Location: Phillips House, Salem, Mass.

Description: Historic New England seeks a part-time guide to work at Phillips House (1821). Guide will conduct tours, assist with daily museum operations including tour admissions, housekeeping, museum shop sales, bookkeeping, and opening and closing the museum. Training is provided.

Qualifications: Applicant should enjoy working with the public, have an interest in history, and have basic computer skills. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent education. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Must be available weekends and have a flexible schedule. Employee must be able to lift up to thirty pounds and perform light housekeeping duties.

Applications: Please send resume and cover letter to

Historic New England is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.

Note: If you are applying for a guide position at more than one Historic New England property, please indicate this in your cover letter.


Guide, Phillips House