© 2016 by Historic Mobile Preservation Society. 

300 Oakleigh Place, Mobile, AL 36604

Mailing Address: PO Box 6711, Mobile AL 36604

251-432-1281

Historic Oakleigh is Hiring!

Oakleigh is looking for a new Daily Docent. This a part-time position from 10 am - 4 pm on Friday and Saturday. Strong candidates that are only available for one of the two shifts will be considered.
If you are passionate about Mobile History, love meeting new people, and have strong public speaking skills this may be the job for you!
Duties include:
  • Opening and closing the museum
  • Conducting guided tours of Oakleigh House
  • Communicate with Oakleigh's visitors by greeting guest, answering calls, and answering questions about the museum
  • Working the POS system
  • Monitor rooms and exhibits to ensure safety guest and the collection with the help of Oakleigh's security guard
  • Assist Museum Manager with Oakleigh Gift Shop sales,housekeeping, and other task as needed
Qualifications:
  • High School Graduate
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Interest in history
  • Ability to learn local history and effectively deliver key points
  • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time, including climbing stairs
  • Flexible schedule to accommodate special events
  • Available to work weekends
  • Some college and multi-lingual is a plus!

Send your resume to manager@historicoakleigh.org to apply.