Careers at the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy are rewarding in more ways than one. While working at the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, including at Fallingwater, you’ll experience an unusually deep sense of accomplishment, pride and camaraderie with other like-minded professionals.
Mill Run, PA
Fallingwater, a property entrusted to the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, has 2 part time openings in its Café. Duties include waiting on customers, running the cash register, clean up, and minor food prep. Must be dependable and available to work both during the week and weekends, as needed. Position will run through November and then will be laid off until the spring. Send letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and list Café Assistant in the subject line.
Mill Run, PA
Fallingwater, the architectural masterwork designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, located in the heart of the Laurel Highlands, is in search of part time Tour Guides. Come join a dynamic and collaborative team of museum educators that greet visitors from around the world. This is a great opportunity to work at a world-renowned architectural site, build your presentation and interpretation skills and enhance your resume. Whether you are a retired professional or just beginning your career, Fallingwater can change you and your vocational path.
Tour Guides engage visitors on one hour non-scripted general architecture tours of Fallingwater. Guides may also have opportunities to lead educational workshops and give presentations. Tour Guides must be able to retain architectural and historical facts, dates and anecdotes, and then customize that information according to the interests of the visitors. Tours should be conversational as the guide facilitates the visitor’s self-discovery of architecture in harmony with nature. Guides must be comfortable speaking in front of groups and will engage visitors ages 6 to106 from diverse cultures, languages and geographic areas. Must be articulate, positive, outgoing, dependable, flexible and have a professional demeanor.
To apply, email cover letter and resume to email@example.com and list Tour Guide in the subject line of the email.
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Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is an equal opportunity employer.