Vermont Historical Society

Collections Manager | Full Time

Category: Non-profit

Location: 60 Washington St, Barre VT


The Vermont Historical Society is seeking a full-time Collections Manager who will be responsible for the cataloging, care, preservation, and general management of the Society’s singular and extensive museum collections. The Collections Manager, working out of the offices in Barre, oversees exhibit installations, loans of objects, and use of museum collections as well as conservation and appropriate storage of artifacts. A Master’s degree in History, Museum Studies, or other appropriate field with specialized focus in managing a diverse collection, knowledge of collections care practices, basic conservation skills and knowledge of exhibition installation guidelines required.

This is a full-time position with benefits, including a pension plan, retirement plan, life, health and dental insurance. Vermont State Pay Grade 21. A full job description is available here: https://vermonthistory.org/career-opportunities.

Deadline: August 11, 2019 12:00 am

To Apply:

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to Steve Perkins, Executive Director, at steve.perkins@vermonthistory.org. Application deadline August 11.