Employment Opportunities

  • AmeriCorp Ohio History Service Corp Member (Full-Time)

APPLY HERE:

https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=46593&fromSearch=true

  • Researcher (Contract)

AmeriCorp History Service Corp Member

Join TCHS's team as an AmeriCorp History Service Corp Member! Projects include capacity building within TCHS and direct work with other history-based organizations in our region. Applications are due August 15th!

Researcher (Contract)

The Trumbull County Historical Society seeks a contract researcher to assist with completing historic home research reports.

This position is a contract position at $50/research report and is supervised by the Executive Director. Any additional work will be compensated at $10/hr.

Key Responsibilities

• Complete timely research reports on historic buildings through TCHS’s Historic Building Recognition Program. The reports require experience with searching land deeds and tax records to date properties to a specific year.

• Work with architectural historians and TCHS volunteers to score historic properties that may qualify for a historic site plaque.

• Outreach to the community to promote the Historic Building Recognition Program and TCHS archives

Recommended Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in History, Museum Studies, Education, or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.

• Experience with searching land deed records and tracking tax records to determine the build date of a building

• Self-motivated and willing to work independently

• Ability to develop strong, positive relationships with community partners

• Passionate about community outreach work and connecting neighborhoods to their respective histories

• Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills

• A valid driver’s license

• Strong computer skills

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to: Meghan Reed, Executive Director at meghan@trumbullcountyhistory.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.