Employment & Internships




  • Must have strong computer skills and experience with common Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and Publisher. The ideal candidate will also have experience with Quickbooks, PastPerfect museum software, and contemporary non-profit CRM software such as Donor Perfect.
  • Must be a professional, flexible team player able to complement the work of the Director and all Committees of the Board of Trustees.
  • Self-motivated with superior organizational skills with the ability to concurrently manage multiple projects and priorities
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong inter-personal skills, detail oriented with an eye for accuracy.
  • Must have strong customer service skills and the ability to professionally represent the Oysterponds Historical Society to the public.
  • Must have excellent computer skills with the ability to adapt and learn new applications quickly.
  • Must be able to work well as part of a dynamic team environment with other paid and volunteer staff, committee members, trustees, and the community.
  • Undergraduate degree in liberal arts or humanities is strongly preferred.

More information can be found online at ohsny.org. Please submit cover letter, resume and references by email to: director@ohsny.org. Posted December 10, 2018.


Internships are available for high school and college students who are looking for in-depth projects with OHS. Our internship program is a great way to expand your education in history, the humanities, and museum studies. Projects are designed to meet the Society’s needs and your interests.

Hours and duties are flexible. Internships are unpaid and can be completed in conjunction with your school to fulfill community service and independent study requirements. Talk to your guidance counselor or department chair about receiving credit for your work.

Interested in an internship?  Contact the Office Manager at office@ohsny.org


Interested in volunteering?
Check out volunteer positions here.

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