Housekeeping Associate We are currently seeking part-time Housekeeping Associates at James Madison’s Montpelier in Orange, VA.
The Housekeeping Associate will be responsible for maintaining the daily cleanliness and good repair of the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center, The Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution, and other foundation buildings on an ongoing basis. Nights and weekends are required, but there is flexibility in the schedule.
Research Associate We are currently seeking a full-time Research Associate at James Madison’s Montpelier in Orange, VA.
The Research Associate will serve as the departmental liaison with the Montpelier African American Descendants' Project in addition to conducting primary and secondary research investigating the life and times of the Madisons, especially regarding the enslaved community. The successful applicant will conduct research in support of museum programs and exhibitions, answer general queries, and process digital materials.
Hospitality Associate The Montpelier Foundation Events department is looking for staff to provide outstanding hospitality to its many internal and external customers at James Madison’s Montpelier and is currently has part-time job opportunities.
Part-time Hospitality Associates
Part of the grand tradition of Montpelier is entertaining guests to the property in a style of which Dolley Madison would approve. Would you like to join the team ensuring donors, Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution participants, and others using our facilities enjoy unparalleled hospitality? Because of the nature of hospitality, event staff must be able to work nights and weekends and be amenable to flexible, part time schedules.
Museum Shop Associate The Museum Shop Associate is responsible for the sale of Montpelier museum shop merchandise, along with providing outstanding customer service to all Montpelier visitors as they tour the historic site. Museum Shop staff should be able to provide current information about Montpelier’s daily tour and special event schedule to all guests, along with helpful advice about touring the grounds.
Museum Shop Team Leader The Team Lead executes museum store merchandising, daily operations, and directs workflow of museum gift shop sales associates. Incumbent implements training of new associates and follows up to ensure continued education regarding the various aspects of James Madison’s Montpelier.
Visitor Services Associate Visitor Services Associates support the Visitor Services Supervisors in a variety of department tasks with the primary focus on front line operations such as ticketing, reservations, membership sales, and visitor assistance.
Visitor Services Supervisor PT The Visitor Services Supervisor (VSS) is responsible for the direct supervision of visitor services staff members. The VSS plays an integral role in operations, ensuring outstanding customer service in each visitor interaction. The VSS assists in the daily operations of the Visitor Services team by supporting front line staff and acting as manager on duty when required.
The Assistant Manager Museum Shop reports to the Director of Retail Services and assists in the day-to-day management of the Montpelier Foundation’s Museum Shop operations at James Madison’s Montpelier. The manager works closely with the Ticketing Sales Manager so that all aspects of the Visitor Center operation run smoothly and offers outstanding customer service to all Montpelier visitors, guests and staff. Responsibilities include retail staff development and scheduling; assistance in the buying, receiving and merchandising of goods for the retail store; and the ability to work effectively and professionally with fellow colleagues, department staff, vendors and community partners.