We Hiring for a Curator at the John DuBois Maritime Museum

 The John DuBois Maritime Museum, part of the Cumberland County Historical Society is currently hiring for a part-time curator. The position is part-time with fluctuated hours. The position is $12/hour. The Museum is open Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 – 4pm in March to December. 

Qualifications: 

  • The candidate must be able to work independently, outgoing, and possess strong communication skills. 
  • Candidate must be enthusiastic about history. 
  • Candidate must have a Bachelors in history or in Public History. 

Interested candidates can send their CV or resume to Brittney Ingersoll at brittlp48@gmail.com. 

Do you like history? Interested in pursuing a career in museums/archives?

The Cumberland County Historical Society offers a number of different types of projects for those looking for internships or volunteer opportunities. The Society is in constant motion throughout the year with its normal daily operations, special projects, and events.

The Cumberland County Historical Society offers a number of different types of projects:

-Digitization

-Processing Collections

-Social Media

-Researching & Curating Exhibitions

-Researching & Writing Articles for the Cumberland Patriot

-Creating a podcast

Students who intern/volunteer at the Cumberland County Historical Society gain knowledge not only in local history but also knowledge and skills needed to work in museum settings in addition to the history field. The internships are unpaid internships. If you are interested in pursuing an internship please use the form on this page.

Internship / Volunteer Form