Jobs at Old Sturbridge Village are diverse and exciting ways to connect with history. Current job openings will be posted below when available. Unless otherwise noted in the job posting, please send cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources Department
Old Sturbridge Village
1 Old Sturbridge Village Rd.
Sturbridge, MA 01566

or send via email

Old Sturbridge Village does not provide housing and is not able to assist candidates with interview or relocation costs.

Current Job Openings | Full Time

Food Service Manager (Temporary)

Reporting to the Executive Chef, the Food Service Manager will coordinate all activities of the front-of-house operation to provide fast and courteous service to patrons. This individual will be an active member of the Visitor Services division overseeing daily dining experiences. The Food Service Manager will assign work tasks and coordinate activities of all front-of-the-house staff to ensure prompt, consistent, and courteous service to patrons. This position is a temporary full-time position needed until the end of December 2021.

Additional duties include:

Requirements:


If interested, please apply by sending your resume to jobs@osv.org.

Executive Assistant, CEO and Board Support

Old Sturbridge Village is a growing and dynamic institution, responsible also for the management of Coggeshall Farm Museum and Old Sturbridge Academy.  Our combined Boards including Overseers number almost 200 dedicated volunteer leaders who meet regularly in committee and as full Boards to conduct the important work of governing our fast-paced, high-performing institutions.

The Executive Assistant to the CEO and Board Support is responsible for the management of all Board functions, meetings and communication.  Working closely with the President/CEO and members of the senior management team, the Executive Assistant ensures that all members of the respective Boards feel duly engaged, have accurate and timely information and feel that their work is happening efficiently and effectively.  The Executive Assistant also works closely with the President/CEO to manage his internal and external schedules and to support his communication with Board members and committees.

Specific responsibilities include:

This position requires attention to detail, excellent communication skills, superb customer service skills, patience and the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time.  The pace and volume of work in the Executive Office are high.  The successful candidate will bring energy to the position, the ability to energize others, strong execution and a sharp edge to his/her work.  Knowledge of digital meeting platforms and using technology to support Board members is required.  Some weekend work is required.


If interested, please apply by sending your resume to jobs@osv.org.

Museum Custodian

Old Sturbridge Village is currently seeking a custodian to perform year-round cleaning duties for the Museums public restrooms, buildings, offices, exhibit spaces and other large scale cleaning and maintenance tasks as assigned. The primary responsibilities will be cleaning and maintaining the historical locations in the village, common areas and office areas to ensure the overall cleanliness and sanitation of Old Sturbridge Village facilities, buildings, and grounds.

Responsibilities

Skills:

Knowledge and ability to properly use chemicals, general equipment and tools of the custodial trade.

Requirements:


If interested, please apply by sending your resume to jobs@osv.org.

 

Master Carpenter

Under the supervision of the Vice President/Maintenance Director, the Master Carpenter will perform carpentry and related maintenance tasks on all historical and non-historical structures at Old Sturbridge Village.

Duties, and Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/ or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience:

Certifications, licenses, and registrations:

Valid driver’s license, ability to acquire a Massachusetts Hoisting Engineer’s license and Construction Supervisor license.

Independent Action:

The employee successfully follows approved work plan and priorities, using established procedures to assure timely completion of assigned work in conformance with departmental policies and practices; problems lacking clear precedent are to be reviewed with supervisor before taking action.

 

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/ or move up to 25 lbs. and frequently life and/or move up to 50 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to elevated places.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position has occasional supervisory responsibilities as directed by immediate supervisors.


If interested, please apply by sending your resume to jobs@osv.org.

 

Current Job Openings | Part-Time and/or Seasonal

Food and Beverage Team Member (Seasonal)

Under the supervision of the Retail Food and Beverage Manager, working within our Restaurant Operations Department, the employee will provide an excellent dining experience to Village patrons in the Bullard Tavern and other locations as needed.

This is a seasonal position from now to Labor Day with additional shift availability after the summer season.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $13.50 – $14.25 per hour

Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Food and Beverage Team Member (Part-Time)

Under the supervision of the Retail Food and Beverage Manager, working within our Restaurant Operations Department, the employee will provide an excellent dining experience to Village patrons in the Bullard Tavern and other locations as needed.

Must be available to work Wednesday – Sunday. Some nights and holidays are required.

Job Types: Part-time varying 25-40 hours a week with benefits

Pay: $14.50 – $ 16.00 per hour

Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Retail Sales Associate

Under the supervision of the Store Coordinator, the Retail Services Clerk will sell product, provide store customer service as well as provide answers to customers regarding the Village.

Hours will vary with a potential of 1 to 3 days per week.

MUST be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 

Requirements:

Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Seasonal Part-time Assistant Baker

Old Sturbridge Village is currently seeking a motivated Assistant Baker to join our restaurant team. Reporting to the Baker/Pastry Chef, the Assistant Baker will support the expansion of the Village’s dessert and pastry offerings. Candidates should be passionate, innovative, self-driven and consistent. The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of experience in a fast-paced bakery environment, assisting with baking cookies, brownies, pies, cakes and decorating skills.

Job Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

Benefits:

Job Type: Seasonal Part-time

Pay: $13.50 – $15.00 per hour


Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Part Time Line Cook

Under the direct supervision of the Executive Chef the Line cook’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

This is a part-time position with limited benefits.

Must be able to work a minimum of 25 hours a week with a flexible schedule consisting of days, nights, weekends and holidays.

Requirements:

Preferred:


Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Visitor Services Clerk

Under the supervision of the Coordinator of Visitor Services, the Visitor Services Clerk will sell admission tickets to individuals and group visitors using the automated ticketing system, Altru.

This position is seasonal, now through November 1st with limited benefits. Hours will vary with a potential of up to 3 days per week from 9:00 am-2:00 pm or 9:00 am-5:00 pm.

MUST be able to work weekends and holidays. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Requirements:


Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Part-Time Custodian (12 Hours a Week)

Old Sturbridge Village is currently seeking a custodian to perform year-round cleaning duties for the museum’s public restrooms, buildings, offices, exhibit spaces, and other large-scale cleaning and maintenance tasks as assigned. The primary responsibilities will be cleaning and maintaining the historical locations in the village, common areas, and office areas to ensure the overall cleanliness and sanitation of Old Sturbridge Village facilities, buildings, and grounds.

Responsibilities:

Skills:

Knowledge and ability to properly use chemicals, general equipment and tools of the custodial trade.

Requirements:


Interested applicants should apply to jobs@osv.org

Part-Time Custodian (16 Hours a Week)

Old Sturbridge Village is currently seeking a custodian to perform year-round cleaning duties for the museum’s public restrooms, buildings, offices, exhibit spaces, and other large-scale cleaning and maintenance tasks as assigned. The primary responsibilities will be cleaning and maintaining the historical locations in the village, common areas, and office areas to ensure the overall cleanliness and sanitation of Old Sturbridge Village facilities, buildings, and grounds.

Responsibilities:

Skills:

Knowledge and ability to properly use chemicals, general equipment and tools of the custodial trade.

Requirements: