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Employment Opportunities

Custodial – Year-round part time position available at the Museum/Visitor Center. 5am – 10am, 25 hours a week. Please stop at the ticket counter to fill out an application at the Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg PA. EOE

Leadership Program Assistant
Part time position

Position Summary
• Assist with the logistics for the Leadership programs by working as an integral part of the leadership team to ensure all leadership programs function efficiently and effectively

THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
• Assist with scheduling various components of the leadership program including tickets, transportation, meals, facility rentals, etc. depending on the client’s itinerary
• Assist with contact (mailings, phone calls and meetings) to potential clients
• Assist with the production of leadership materials such as folders and program manuals including the placement of NPS/GF materials (membership brochures and maps)
• Accompany and serve as staff support for leadership programs on the Battlefield and in the classroom

PHYSICAL/MENTAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE POSITION AND ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS OF THE WORKPLACE:
• Must be able to work a Flexible workweek including some evenings and weekends
• Possess strong organization/multitasking skills
• Ability to accompany programs outdoors for approximately 9 hours during weather extremes and traverse all areas where the program is held
• Ability to lift, carry, climb, sit, etc. for various events
• Ability to use most office equipment and Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, Outlook, and Publisher

Please send resume with cover letter or application to sgrim@gettysburgfoundation.org EOE.

Visitor Services Specialist
Part time position

Position Summary

To monitor the staff and assist the Visitor Services Assistant Managers.

THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:

  • First point of supervisory contact for staff members
  • Perform all essential duties of staff members
  • Enforce procedures and dress code for staff
  • Provide training for all new hires and give assistance to all staff as needed
  • Communicate directly to Assistant Managers and Supervisors
  • Open and close the building in the absence of an acting manager
  • Responsible for closing procedure including counting staff’s drawers, safe change drawer and restocking the change drawer
  • Help as needed in counting change orders and notifying Staff Accountant when low on change
  • Assist in Will Call duties as needed
  • Manage activities and staff in the theater, Cyclorama and museum area
  • Train and direct assigned employees in the floor staff in absence of managers
  • Welcome and assist visitors in order to provide an excellent visitor experience and implement improvements where necessary
  • Map out and manage daily floor coverage and lunch schedules

EDUCATION/SPECIAL SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

High School diploma or equivalent with at least 1 year of experience in customer service. Supervisory experience would be helpful. Excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills.

Please complete an application or submit resume to sgrim@gettysburgfoundation.org. EOE.

Seasonal help needed March through November in our Visitor Services department. If you consider yourself a people person and enjoy not only learning history, but being a part of it, then consider joining the Gettysburg Foundation Visitor Services team at the National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. You must be available for days, weekend days and holidays. Please apply in person to a Visitor Services manager located at the theater lobby of the Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg PA or email completed application to sgrim@gettysburgfoundation.org . EOE

Gettysburg Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.

Click here for an EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION: Gettysburg Foundation Employment Application

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