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.
MUSEUM STORE ASSISTANT MANAGER
Mill Run, PA
FALLINGWATER is seeking an experienced professional to assist with management of its Museum Store. Responsibilities will include assisting with overall operations, buying, inventory control, merchandising, customer service and staff supervision. This position reports to the Fallingwater Museum Store Manager and is located in Mill Run, PA.
The ideal candidate will have at least five year’s retail sales experience, with at least three year’s higher level sales experience, plus three year’s supervisory experience. Must have good computer skills, including Excel, Work and POS software. Prior experience with computerized inventory software is preferred. Must be flexible with schedule and able to work weekends. Experience or interest in design arts preferred. Must be able to travel several times a year to various product markets shows.
This is a full time position offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits. If you are interested, please send a letter, resume, and salary requirements to email@example.com and list Museum Store AM in the subject line of the email.
MEMBERSHIP THEATER HOST/HOSTESS
Mill Run, PA
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy has a part time position in the Fallingwater Membership Theater, located in Mill Run, PA. The Membership Host/Hostess gives a brief presentation to visitors at the conclusion of their tour of Fallingwater and invites them to become members and supporters of Fallingwater and the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy. Must be comfortable speaking in front of groups. We offer a professional and friendly working atmosphere in a beautiful location and the chance to meet interesting people from around the world. This position offers a competitive hourly rate, employee discounts, and free tickets to Fallingwater. Successful applicants must be flexible with schedule and available to work weekends as needed. To apply, send a letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and list Membership 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 to 106 from diverse cultures, languages and geographic areas. Must be articulate, positive, outgoing, dependable, flexible and have a professional demeanor.
To apply, email letter of interest and/or resume to email@example.com and list Tour Guide in the subject line of the email.
If you're interested in applying for an internship, please see our Internships page.
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is an equal opportunity employer.