Employment & Opportunities
Part-time Security Officer
The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, seeks a part-time security officer. The security officer is responsible for maintaining the security of the Museum and its collections and for the safety of the staff and visitors. The security officer must maintain a high level of professionalism and customer service at all times. Click here for full job description.
Part-time Shop Assistant
The Berkshire Museum is seeking a part-time Museum Shop assistant to run our gift shop two days a week. The Museum Shop is a bright, lively space with quality toys and gifts for all ages. The Museum shop is ideal for someone who enjoys retail sales and working with people, as well as sharing information about all the Berkshire Museum offers. Click here for full job description.
Volunteer and Internship Opportunities
Learn, Share, Contribute, and Make a Difference!
Volunteers and interns are a vital and integral part of what makes the Berkshire Museum function and they perform a broad range of tasks in a variety of departments across the Museum. Volunteers and interns work alongside, and in support of, Museum staff to further our mission of bringing people together for experiences that spark innovative thinking by making inspiring connections between art, science, and natural history.
Each volunteer and internship opportunity is different – with its own unique set of responsibilities and therefore requiring its own mix of relevant skills and experience. Each department will provide job-specific training to the selected volunteer and/or intern. We will strive to provide you with valuable experiences and use the time that you are giving us wisely. Prospective volunteers and interns should be enthusiastic, flexible, and willing to learn new things. Click on the links for full position descriptions. Please read each description carefully and apply for those opportunities which call for the combination of skills, experience, and interest that most closely matches your own.
Development Office Intern
If you are interested in a Berkshire Museum internship, please send a cover letter and resume to Lauren “Lo” Sottile at email@example.com