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Job Posting ID# 65086


Employer Information

Name:
The History Center in Tompkins County
Address Line 1:
110 N Tioga St
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14850

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Zoë Van Nostrand
Contact Title:
Telephone Number:
607-273-8284
Telephone Extension:
Email:
community@thehistorycenter.net

Job Specifics

Term:
Academic
Worksite:
The History Center
110 N Tioga St. Ithaca NY 14850

Seneca St. TCAT bus station
Region:
Ithaca/Tompkins County
Title:
Assistant to The History Center
Job Classification Level:
Level II
Employer Type:
Community Work Study Program Employer
Supervisor:
Zoë Van Nostrand
Job Description:
The History Center in Tompkins County is open 4 days a week (Wednesday-Saturday) on the Ithaca Commons. The Assistant internship position will give you insight into the inner workings of a local non-profit and grow your knowledge of local and regional history. Duties will include staffing the Exhibit Hall front desk, researching and answering visitor questions, assisting with event logs, set-up and break down for events, and other administrative tasks. Assistants may also help on upcoming projects such as exhibits, marketing, walking tours, accessibility initiatives, and web building – as skills and interests permit. Comfort with writing, researching, and computer work is necessary. Must be available for at least one in-person shift of no less than 3 hours (and up to 10) on a weekly basis. Preference to students able to work the full academic year, not just a single term.
Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
Work Schedule:
Shift(s) must occur during Wed-Sat 10am-5pm
Weekly Hours:
3-10
FWS Required:
Yes
Number of Positions Available:
2
How to Apply:
Send resume and letter of interest to Zoë Van Nostrand at community@thehistorycenter.net.
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
16.00
Employment Start Date:
11/28/2022
Employment End Date:
05/21/2023

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Art Galleries/Museums
Career Field:
Historic Preservation
Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone