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Estate Guide

Job Listing
Posted July 7, 2020

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library comprises an outstanding naturalistic garden, the premier collection of American decorative and fine arts, and a nationally renowned research library, all in a historic Brandywine Valley landscape of nearly 1,000 acres. Winterthur’s mission is “to inspire, enlighten and delight all of its visitors while preserving and enhancing its buildings and landscape, its' collections and programs, and its' history as a country place."

Director of Development

Job Listing
Posted July 6, 2020

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Development oversees the day-to-day operations for
development efforts for The Union League Legacy Foundation, and is responsible for developing and
implementing a comprehensive fundraising plan including annual giving, major gifts, and event
fundraising.

Library Cataloging Volunteer

Job Listing
Posted July 1, 2020

The Center for Art in Wood is a small museum with exhibitions, programs, an art colllection and an outstanding research library of books, videos, artists files, and journals on the woodworking and craft field.  We are in search of a librarian to catalog new book acquisitions with experience in the Dewey Decimal System.  Flexible schedule within normal business hours, Mon-Sat.  MLS students may arrange for course credit, if the project fits your curriculum. The Center is in Old City Philadelphia, close to many SEPTA routes, and is wheelchair accessible.

Writer and Editor

Job Listing
Posted June 28, 2020

Reporting to the Director of Communications and Marketing—and working closely with the Communications and Development teams—the Writer and Editor will help craft, streamline, and disseminate key Library and Foundation messages through a wide variety of written and oral communications pieces

Visitor Services Assistant

Job Listing
Posted June 23, 2020

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library comprises an outstanding naturalistic garden, the premier collection of American decorative and fine arts, and a nationally renowned research library, all in a historic Brandywine Valley landscape of nearly 1,000 acres. Winterthur’s mission is “to inspire, enlighten and delight all of its visitors while preserving and enhancing its buildings and landscape, its' collections and programs, and its' history as a country place."

Conservation Technician

Job Listing
Posted September 19, 2019

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania seeks two Project Conservation Technicians for work on two consecutive grants. The first, is to treat and preserve materials from HSP’s African American collection. The second is to work with the Lippincott Company Records.

Conservation Technician

Job Listing
Posted September 18, 2019

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania seeks two Project Conservation Technicians for work on two consecutive grants. The first, is to treat and preserve materials from HSP’s African American collection. The second is to work with the Lippincott Company Records.

Conference Center Services Assistant - (Part Time)

Job Listing
Posted October 2, 2017

The Chemical Heritage Foundation has several openings for part-time conference center services assistants.  We are looking for dedicated, high-energy candidates that have hospitality or events industry experience.  Conference Center Assistants are responsible for providing a high quality experience for our customers attending events at our start-of-the-art facility.  Duties include: room and food display set-up, as well as clean-up and break-down of events.  These positions will require a flexible schedule, as we host events during the business day, as well evenings and weekends.