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Society seeks the right person to manage our office

Office and Library HSDC
HSDC Office and Library

The Historical Society of Dauphin County is seeking a bright, energetic, and capable person to lead the management of the Society’s office functions, including greeting the general public, working with volunteers, performing clerical duties and, in general, advancing the mission of the Society. This is a part time position. Free parking is provided.

Please read the position description shown here Office Manager 6.19.2017 and then send a letter of interest, your résumé, and three recent references to director@DauphinCountyHistory.org. The position will remain open until a successful candidate is chosen. No phone calls or walk-ins, please. Thank you.


Is volunteering at the Historical Society right for you?

VOLUNTEERS ARE THE LIFEBLOOD OF OUR ORGANIZATION. Without them, it would be impossible to carry out the programs we offer to the membership and general public. Whether you have a little free time or a lot, you can contribute to the success of the Historical Society. At the present time we have the following opportunities available:

 Program and Event Staffing

Docent and Group Tour Guide 

Archives and Collections Projects

Office and Marketing Projects

Gardening and Grounds Care

See our volunteer-info-form for more information on volunteering and to allow us to suggest volunteer positions you might like most.

Group tour
A volunteer docent welcomes visitors to the Mansion.