Guide, Watson Farm

Employment Opportunity

Classification: Seasonal/part-time

Location: Watson Farm, Jamestown, Rhode Island

Description: Historic New England seeks a seasonal, part-time Guide to work at Watson Farm for the 2017 season. Guide will introduce self-guided walking tours to a varied range of visitors, both in age and interest, and assist with daily museum operations including tour admissions, cleaning, and opening and closing. Training is provided.

Qualifications: Applicants should enjoy working with the public, have an interest in history, be comfortable around farm animals and children, and have basic computer skills. Experience in retail sales and customer service desirable. Must be available Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays and have a flexible schedule.

Applications: Please send resume and cover letter to WatsonFarm@HistoricNewEngland.org. 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.