Job Title: Part-Time Seasonal Tour Guides

URL: http://sleepyhollowcemetery.org

Description: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery is hiring part-time seasonal tour guides. If you love history and are good with people, you might be just the person we are looking for! Our popular historic walking tours provide a great introduction to some of the fascinating people buried here – Washington Irving, Andrew Carnegie, Samuel Gompers and William Rockefeller among many others. Tours are offered primarily on weekends April through November. Our tour guides are very enthusiastic, work hard and love bringing history to life for our visitors. As an active cemetery that was founded in 1849, we are all about respect for those buried here and their families, and focus on preserving the beauty of the grounds for years to come.

Date Posted: 04-25-2018

Expire Date: 05-25-2018

Qualifications: To fit in with our team, you must be: - an excellent public speaker able to deal with people of all ages, - able to turn educational subject matter into an engaging story for our visitors, - not mind getting dirty or wet – we light kerosene lanterns for our evening tours, and tour rain, or shine, - be in good physical condition - the grounds are hilly and we are on our feet for hours at a time, - work weekend days and evenings, - be over age 18, and able to drive a car. In return, you’ll become part of the close-knit group of amazing people who work here, and enjoy the knowledge that your efforts directly benefit the long-term preservation of this historic place.

Contact Name: Christina Orban-La Salle

Contact Email: christina@sleepyhollowcemetery.org

Salary: $15/hr

Website: http://sleepyhollowcemetery.org

Additional Instructions:

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to christina@sleepyhollowcemetery.org with Tour Guide Position in the subject line. Thank you very much for your interest in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery!