Shelburne Museum is one of the best places to work in Vermont. Benefits include access to Museum exhibits and programs, discounts at the Museum Store and Café, and participation in the employee reciprocal program with many regional attractions. Our beautiful campus, just seven miles from Burlington, is a welcoming place to develop your skills, connect with new colleagues, and build and shape our community. Shelburne Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to fostering diversity within the museum field.
Current openings are listed below. Applicants may apply online by completing the Employment Application and attaching it, along with a cover letter and resume, to an e-mail (pdf format preferred). Please send applications to:
P.O. Box 10
Shelburne, VT 05482
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Some positions may request additional information. Final approval for hiring will be dependent upon a successful background check.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Year round, full time position.
The Membership and Events Manager is responsible for advancing the Museum’s membership program quality and revenues by building strong member relationships and overseeing all member special events serving approximately 3,000 members. This individual oversees the Development Assistant and is comfortable with the Raiser’s Edge database to organizing mailings, invitations, and to process all memberships while identifying membership trends and finding opportunities to broaden the membership base.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and at least two years of special events and fundraising experience required. Experience with the non-profit sector preferred.
Working Hours and Conditions: This position requires occasional work on weekends and evenings. Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift up to 35 pounds.
Year round, full time position. Eligible for shift differential. Hours are 11:00pm-7:00am.
Protection Services is responsible for the security and safety at all times of the Museum’s collections, buildings, grounds, staff, and visitors
Working Hours and Conditions: This position requires occasional work on weekends and evenings. Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift up to 35 pounds.Ability to effectively perform all required duties during severe weather conditions, climb and descend stairs repeatedly, walk long distances, stand at a fixed post for extended periods, lift and carry moderate to heavy items, and work extended hours along with some weekends and holidays.