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Job Announcements

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The following list is gathered by the Local History Services team. Please send updates as needed.

Recent Job Postings

April 16

Curator of History
Montana Historical Society, Helena MT, seeks Curator of History. Deadline: April 17, 2014.

Administrative Assistant
Living History Farms, Urbandale IA, seeks Administrative Assistant. Deadline: April 20, 2014. 

Administrative Assistant
Main Street Waterloo, Waterloo IA, seeks part-time Administrative Assistant. Deadline: May 2, 2014.

Art Educator
Blanden Art Museum, Fort Dodge IA, seeks Art Educator

Group Tour Coordinator
Visit Owatonna, Owatonna MN, seeks part-time Group Tour Coordinator. Send resume and letter of interest to Lisa Havelka.

April 9

Program Director
Adirondack Architectural Heritage, Keeseville NY, seeks Program Director. Deadline: April 18, 2014. 

Education Specialist
National September 11 Memorial and Museum, New York NY, seeks Education Specialist. Deadline: April 18, 2014.

Marketing Coordinator
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, Moorhead MN, seeks Marketing Coordinator. Deadline: April 18, 2014. 

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) offers Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship. Deadline: July 1, 2014. 

Executive Director
Historic Germantown, Philadelphia PA, seeks Executive Director. Position open until filled. 

Ohio Historical Society, Columbus OH, seeks Technical Preservation Services Manager

Interpretive Programs Manager
National September 11 Memorial and Museum, New York NY, seeks Interpretive Programs Manager

April 2

President and CEO
Naperville Heritage Society/Naper Settlement, Naperville IL, seeks President and CEO. Deadline: May 15, 2014. 

Deputy Museum Director
Wisconsin Historical Museum, Madison WI, seeks Deputy Museum Director

Multiple Positions Available
Midwest Music Museum, Mall of America, Bloomington MN, has several current position openings.

Preservation Assistant
Blondo Consulting seeks Preservation Assistant. Email resumes to Steven Blondo

Career Center
American Association for State and Local History launched a new Career Center on their website. Find jobs as well as career advice!

March 26

State Program Administration Coordinator, Historian
Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking a State Program Administration Coordinator, Historian

Museum Director/Administrator
Hubbard County Historical Society
, Park Rapids MN, seeks Museum Director/Administrator. Enter Job ID 7591981 at Minnesota Works to fill out application. 

Historic Adams House, Deadwood SD seeks docents. Please email cover letter, resume and references. 

Carver County Historical Society, Waconia MN, seeks half time ResearcherEmail resume and cover letter with salary requirements. Deadline: April 25, 2014. 

Executive Director
Mower County Historical Society, Austin MN, seeks an Executive Director. Please email a resume, cover letter, and three references by Friday, April 25, 2014 by 4 p.m. with the subject line “Executive Director Position."

Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer
Wisconsin Historical Society seeks a Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer

March 12

Project Manager
National Trust for Historic Preservation seeks Project Manager for America Saves!, Chicago IL. 

Assistant Director
Lakeshore Museum Center, Muskegon MI, seeks Assistant Director

Site Coordinator
End O Line Museum, Currie MN, seeks Site Coordinator. Position open until filled. 

March 5

Principal Investigator
Environmental Resources Management (ERM), Cleveland OH, seeks Architectural Historian Principal Investigator

Ohio Historical Society, Columbus OH, seeks Curator for the natural history collections. 

Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF), Philadelphia PA, offers two 12-14 week paid internships in collections management during Spring/Summer 2014. Email cover letter, resume, and at least two professional references. 

February 26

Education and Outreach Coordinator
Birthplace of Country Music, Bristol TN, seeks Education and Outreach Coordinator

Project Assistant Archivist
The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY, seeks Project Assistant Archivist

Education Intern
Carver County Historical Society, Waconia MN, seeks Education Intern. Send resume and cover letter to Heidi Gould

February 19

Development Officer
Ramsey County Historical Society, St. Paul MN, seeks Development Officer. Email cover letter, resume, and a minimum of three references (in confidence). Position open until filled. 

Chippewa County Historical Society, Montevideo MN, seeks summer Caretaker. Call June, 320-269-7636, for more information. 

Unpaid Internships
Scott County Historical Society, Shakopee MN, seeks several summer interns. Deadline: April 19, 2014. 

February 12

Collections Assistant
Field Museum, Chicago IL, seeks Collections Assistant, Anthropology Collections Digitization

Unpaid Internship
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library & Museum, West Branch IA, seeks Curatorial Interns for the Spring and Summer. Rolling deadlines; email cover letter, resume, and two recommendation letters to Melanie Wier.



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