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Heritage Sylvania Part Time Staff Job Description

5717 Main Street, Sylvania Ohio 43560


10-15 hours a week | $13/hour

Heritage Sylvania is a multi-site historical and educational based non-profit located in Sylvanias historic downtown. As a part-time staff member, you will be involved in our programs, events, and the day-to-day operation of the Museum spaces. We will provide all information and resources needed to succeed.

Responsibilities and Duties
  • Serve as a weekend museum docent at either the Lathrop House, Cooke-Kuhlman House, or Historical Village.
  • Participate either as a group guide or a demonstrator for our educational programs.
  • Work with our archives and leadership team to organize and maintain the museum spaces.
  • Work with our archives and leadership team cataloging and maintain the historical archives.
  • Participate in our larger events spread throughout the year.
  • Take on and learn new information regarding our spaces.
  • Additional tasks that may arise.
  • 10-15 hours a week
  • Must be available either Saturdays or Sundays
  • Must be available at least 2 mornings a week
Qualifications and Skills
  • Comfortable speaking and engaging with the public
  • Work well with kids
  • Knowledge of Sylvania history a plus but not required
  • Knowledge of early Ohio and the United States a plus but not required
  • Able to work alone and with others
  • Be able to lift at least 30 pounds
  • Be able to stand for extended periods of time

Heritage Sylvania Part Time Staff Description