Employment Opportunities

The Nantucket Historical Association is an equal opportunity employer.


Historical Guides, Visitor Service Representatives and Museum Educators

Like history? Enjoy working with people and sharing your love of Nantucket?

The NHA is now hiring part-time, year-round Historical Guides, Visitor Service Representatives and Museum Educators for the Whaling Museum and historic sites. Applicants should love working with the public, have a positive and professional team attitude, and enjoy learning about (and sharing) Nantucket history. Positions require a minimum commitment of two days per week. Shifts may include weekends, evenings and holidays.

Download PDF application here. Please send inquiries/completed applications to Libby Clark, Visitor Operations Coordinator, at .

The Nantucket Historical Association is an equal opportunity employer.


Museum Shop Sales Associate

The Nantucket Historical Association’s Museum Shop is looking for experienced retail sales help. Candidates must have excellent customer service and computer skills. Full and part time hours per week, as well as year-round and seasonal positions available. Please stop by the NHA Administrative office at 15 Broad Street, to fill out an application.

The NHA is an equal opportunity employer.


Fellowship Opportunities

E. Geoffrey and Elizabeth Thayer Verney Fellowship


Volunteer Opportunities

The Nantucket Historical Association has many jobs for volunteers

To fill out the GENERAL VOLUNTEER FORM, click here. (PDF file). Please fax it to us at 508-228-5618, drop off at 15 Broad Street, or mail to P.O. Box 1016 Nantucket, MA 02554.