Lead Guide, Southern Maine

Employment Opportunity

Classification: Seasonal/part-time

Location: Sarah Orne Jewett House and Hamilton House, South Berwick, Maine

Description: Historic New England seeks a seasonal, part-time lead guide to work at southern Maine sites for the 2018 season. Lead guide will conduct tours and assist with daily museum operations including tour admissions, museum cleaning, museum shop sales, and opening and closing the museum. Lead guide will assist with program set-up and operations. Training is provided.

Qualifications: Applicants should enjoy working with the public, have an interest in history, and have basic computer skills. Experience in retail sales and customer service desirable. Must be available weekends (particularly Sundays), have a flexible schedule, and commit to employment through the end of the 2018 season, May through October. The position involves lifting up to forty pounds.

Applications: Please send resume and cover letter to [email protected]. If you are applying for a guide position at more than one property, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Historic New England is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to supporting equality of opportunity and respect for diversity. We are committed to providing equal opportunity in employment to all qualified persons without regard to non-work-related factors such as race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, or sexual orientation.