Employment & Internships

Oysterponds Historical Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


OHS is hiring an Executive Director

Executive Director, Oysterponds Historical Society, Orient, NY


Oysterponds Historical Society (OHS), a vibrant organization at the center of the Oysterponds community, seeks an experienced and dynamic Executive Director to continue its mission as a cultural and community leader. OHS preserves and interprets the history and culture of East Marion and Orient, NY. The Society seeks an Executive Director responsible for overall management, staff supervision and leadership, reporting to the President of the Board of Trustees. The ideal candidate will have relevant experience at a historical society or museum with collections management and curatorial functions.  B.A. degree is required, M.A. or other advanced degree is preferred, with at least five years of non-profit experience in a management or leadership position.   This is a full-time position with a competitive salary.

Email cover letter and resume to resume@ohsny.org.

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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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