The Bradford County Historical Society has an opening for a part time Tour Guide/Office Assistant in its museum at 109 Pine Street, Towanda, PA.
Responsibilities: conducting guided tours, processing gift shop sales, data entry and assisting with other projects or events as necessary. The successful applicant will also be trained to work in the research center on an as-needed basis. An outgoing personality, basic computer skills and a genuine interest in local history is required.
Please note that this position was formerly a seasonal position. BCHS is now changing this to a year-round part-time position with reduced hours in the off-season.
Successful applicant will receive paid training and will work three days per week during the six-month tourist season as well as occasional Saturdays with specific hours. Schedule will change to one day per week in the off-season with flexible hours.
Previous experience in museums as an employee or volunteer will be helpful but not required.
An application may be obtained at the Bradford County Historical Society Research Center (third floor), Wednesday through Friday, 10 am to 4 pm, or by downloading a copy at www.bradfordhistory.com. Please include a letter describing why you are the best choice for this position. Applications must be received by mail at the historical society by Friday, May 5. No phone calls please.