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 SENIOR ASSOCIATE
Mill Run, PA
Fallingwater has an opening for a senior sales associate in the Museum Store. The senior associate assists supervisors in the day-to-day operation of the Fallingwater Museum Store. The duties include assisting in completing daily cash receipts/closing reports and other paperwork, monitoring proper stock levels of inventory in the store and informing supervisors when levels become low, assisting in training new staff, and providing oversight and guidance for part time and seasonal staff. Waits on customers, assists customers with purchases and incorporates customer service values in work habits and interactions with others.
- At least three years’ experience as a Museum Store Associate or in retail sales. Applicants with less experience will be considered at the Museum Store Associate level.
- Must have excellent customer relations skills and good verbal communication skills.
- Must be a positive influence and demonstrate a professional and positive attitude and communication style with store team members, fellow co-workers and customers.
- Prior cash handling and register experience is required.
- Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
- Flexibility with schedule and hours, and the ability to work weekends and holidays is required. Will require working approximately 35-40 hours per week from April through November, and an abbreviated schedule in the winter. Must be able to work a minimum of 1350 hours per year.
To apply for this position, email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and list Senior Associate in the subject line of the email.
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is seeking an Education Coordinator to assist with conservation-related educational programs. This new position will work with staff to implement educational programming and will be responsible for logistical program coordination, maintaining and seeking new education partnerships and opportunities, and marketing educational programs. This position reports to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement.
We are looking for candidates with a degree in Education or a related field with prior experience as an educator preferred and a background in environmental sciences and/or conservation. Must have the ability to implement educational programs, including logistical planning, recordkeeping, and evaluation. The successful candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, be able to seek out opportunities for educational programming and build strong partnerships with schools and other nonprofit organizations.
This is a part-time position (approximately 1000 hours per year), offering a competitive hourly wage and pension participation. To apply send a letter, resume and hourly wage requirements to email@example.com and list Ed Coord in the subject line of the email. Deadline to apply is November 10, 2017.
MUSEUM STORE SALES ASSOCIATE
Mill Run, PA
Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterpiece located just 4 miles north of Ohiopyle State Park, has a part time opening for a Sales Associate in the Museum Store. Position offers 3 – 5 days per week through October; no evening work. Some work is available in the off-season, with a return to work date in March, 2018. Must be available to work on weekends and holidays, as scheduled. To apply, send a resume and/or letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org and list Museum Store in the subject line of the email.
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.
If you're interested in applying for an internship, please see our Internships page.
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is an equal opportunity employer.