The Cooper Gristmill, a historic site of the Morris County Park Commission, located in Chester New Jersey, seeks an organized, outgoing individual to fill the position of Miller Assistant. The Miller Assistant will work alongside the Miller Historian and assist in the development and implementation of school programs, general tours, and special events. Additionally, the ideal candidate will help coordinate volunteers and conduct research to support Mill programming. Proficiency in all Microsoft Office programs including Excel is necessary.
Applicants should be a college graduate with a major in history, American studies, museum studies, or a related field. Previous experience at a historic site is helpful, but individuals with a desire to enter the museum field at an entry level are encouraged to apply.
The Miller Assistant position is 28 hours per week part-time at a rate of $14.25/hour. The chosen candidate must work a combination of weekday and weekend hours throughout the year.
For consideration, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Morris County Park Commission is an equal opportunity employer.