Jobs & Opportunities

There are so many ways to be a part of the Molly Brown House family! Positions, both paid and volunteer, all help keep this wonderful Registered Historic Place open to the public and remain an important part of Denver landscape and history. New job postings will be placed on the website as they become available.

SEASONAL PART-TIME GUIDE 

Position Summary:

Guides at the Molly Brown House Museum engage groups of guests (including school groups) with the story of the Margaret “Molly” Brown while helping them through the Museum. We’re looking for someone with an interest in history, who can speak clearly in front of groups, large and small, has a flexible schedule and is dependable. This position is for approximately 9-12 hours/week, weekends required. This is the perfect position to work around school schedules or for someone looking for a way to engage with the community. The rate of pay is $16.00/hr. For immediate start, training will be provided.

Qualifications:

Previous experience working directly with the public is necessary. Previous museum, docent, volunteer, or public speaking experience, and Spanish proficiency are all preferred. An interest in history and storytelling is preferred to facilitate training and the ability to engage guests and place Margaret Brown’s life in context.

Physical/Mental Requirements:

This position requires walking or standing to a significant degree. Physical demands associated with the essential functions include reaching, handling, talking and/or hearing and seeing (near and far acuity, depth perception, field of vision, accommodation and color vision). Required are the abilities to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing; and to utilize spatial, visual and tactile discrimination.

Please note, Historic Denver, Inc. is following applicable public health guidance on social distancing, infection-control practices, and environmental cleaning as relates to COVID-19.

How to Apply:

Applications and well-written cover letters will be accepted by e-mail only at kpopetz@mollybrown.org. Open until filled.

SUMMER INTERNSHIP

Historic Denver’s Molly Brown House Museum is pleased to be partnering with the Diversity in the Arts (DITA) Internship Program to offer a paid-internship opportunity for the summer of 2022. From the DITA website: 

“The Diversity in the Arts (DITA) Internship Program is dedicated to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) within the leadership of the arts & culture nonprofit community in Colorado. Our interns are hired to work a 10-week paid internship at one of DITA’s host sites, given tools to grow as advocates for DEI in their workplaces and beyond. Host sites are matched with exceptional college students to work with them full-time over the summer.”

If you are a college student looking to explore the museum world this may be a great fit for you! For more information about the program and to learn how to apply visit www.ditainternship.com

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Historic Denver, Inc., the parent company of the Molly Brown House Museum, is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity in any term, condition, or privilege of employment. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by state or local law. Prospective employees are subject to a background check.