Employer: The Stanley Museum, Inc
Internship Number: 620
Internship Title: Docent
Location: Kingfield, ME
Period of Engagement: Summer Application Deadline: May 31st, 2019
Compensation Paid (minimum wage, 10-20 hours per week)
Description of the Internship:
We are a museum that wants to share the story of the Stanley family with the public. They were entrepreneurial, innovative and creative. They are best known for their steam cars but actually made their money in photography and developing a process to speed up developing negatives, eventually being bought out by Eastman Kodak. Their sister was an amazing photographer in the day that very few women were involved in that field. (The twins and their sister attended what is now known as UMF)

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing person to give tours of our museum and do some office work. They should be interested in history, especially Franklin county history, and willing to talk to our visitors.

Responsibilities:
  • Give museum tours
  • Office work
Qualifications:
  • Available on weekends
  • Able to run a cash register and charge card machine
  • Friendly, outgoing, willing to engage in conversation with visitors.
  • Interested in history, especially Franklin County history
Application Process:
Application is made through UMF’s Partnership for Civic Advancement.
Complete and submit the Internship Application Form online.
Return to the Internship Opportunities Listing