Career Opportunities

New Bedford Whaling Museum is committed to diversity among its employees and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

 

Museum Careers

High School Apprenticeship Program Summer Program Associate
High School Apprenticeship Program Summer Program Associate Job Description (pdf)
The New Bedford Whaling Museum High School Apprenticeship Program provides low income, academically motivated students access to resources and experiences that deepen community engagement, promote personal and professional development, and cultivate college and career success. The program runs year-round, beginning the summer before a student’s sophomore year and continuing through high school graduation. This summer we are hiring a temporary Program Associate to work closely with the Manager to assist in facilitating the summer program while working directly with apprentices who are in grades 10 -12. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Send cover letter and resume as attachments to Tiffany Henriksen, Manager of Young Adult Programs at thenriksen@whalingmuseum.org by March 31, 2019.

 

Part-Time Facility Rentals Associate
Part-Time Facility Rentals Associate Job Description (pdf)
The Facility Rentals Associate will be a member of the facility rental team for public and private events at the Museum. Reporting to the Facility Rentals Manager, the Facility Rentals Associate will assist venue clients, caterers, vendors and guests and ensure exceptional service from the beginning to the end of events. He or She will assist with logistical coordination, supporting audio visual needs, enforcing the facility rules and regulations, maintaining cleanliness, safety and security during events, and securing the building at the end of events. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Send resume and cover letter to Michelle Taylor, Chief Administrative Officer & CFO at mtaylor@whalingmuseum.org.

 

Accounting Clerk (Part-time)
Accounting Clerk (Part-time) Job Description (pdf)
The New Bedford Whaling Museum seeks a part-time Accounting Clerk. Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the Accounting Clerk provides accounting and clerical support to the finance department. The Accounting Clerk keys daily paperwork to the general ledger system, ensures files are complete and maintained as needed, handles accounts payable duties, and assists accounting personnel with special projects.  APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Send resume and cover letter to Michelle Taylor, Chief Administrative Officer & CFO at mtaylor@whalingmuseum.org.

 

 

Internships and Apprenticeships

Click here for information on these and other opportunities or contact:
education@whalingmuseum.org
(508) 997-0046 x186