Employment

If you are interested in a position please send your resume to:

Office of Human Resources
National Baseball Hall of Fame
P.O. Box 590
Cooperstown, NY 13326

Or you can send your resume via email.

Notification Statement

Photo Archives Assistant

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Job Summary

The Photo Archives Assistant provides support to the Photo Archive Manager for all of the core functions of the department.

Primary Job Functions

• Assists the Photo Archive Manager in the care, management, and description of photographic collections.
• Accessions and processes new acquisitions.
• Provides access to the photograph collection through the creation and maintenance of inventories, finding aids, and catalog records in accordance with professional standards (AACR2/RDA, MARC, MODS, Dublin Core, EAD), using the institution’s Digital Asset Management System (DAMS).
• Researches provenance and conducts historical reviews of photographs in the collection.
• Houses collections in appropriate enclosures. Assists in the maintenance of the stacks and other storage areas.
• Digitizes photographic collections in accordance with established standards.
• Contributes to the institution’s outreach efforts by providing images and content for exhibits, online and printed publications, the website, and social media sites.
• Responds to image research and reproduction requests assigned by the Coordinator of Rights & Reproductions.
• Other related duties as assigned.

Graphic Designer

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Job Summary

Working as part of the Exhibits and Design team and collaborating across multiple departments, the Graphic Designer will design and produce a wide array of graphic projects including, but not limited to, exhibit graphics; museum communications; print collateral; advertisements; education and programming; membership offers; event and fundraising materials; and content for all digital applications. It is crucial that the Designer can visually integrate the museum’s goals and vision and translate that vision to all of the museum’s audiences.

Primary Job Functions

• Shares in the exhibition planning process with curatorial and exhibit staff in developing and designing interesting and stimulating visual presentation for informative, educational museum exhibitions.
• Produces graphics related to exhibitions.
• Coordinates and oversees production of graphics.
• Participates in installation of exhibits.
• Designs materials for brochures, mailings, advertisements, and promotions, as well as digital content for social media and web needs.
• Designs and produces production-ready artwork as required.

Custodian

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Job Summary

To maintain and ensure a high level of cleanliness and comfort throughout the facility for visitors and staff.

Primary Job Functions

Perform various tasks to ensure the cleanliness and aesthetic appearance of both the inside and outside of the facility. Duties to include daily monitoring and maintenance of bathrooms and bathroom fixtures, collection of trash, maintaining appearance of exhibit glass, maintenance and monitoring of all floor appearances, furnishings and fixtures.

Retail Associate – Museum Store

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Category

Part Time, Seasonal

Job Summary

Assist in the daily operations of the museum shop and comply with duties assigned by museum shop management. Demonstrate excellent communication skills and professional attitude. Previous experience in retail sales preferred. Baseball knowledge a plus.

Primary Job Functions

• Ensures customer needs are met and service is quick and efficient.
• Greet customers when entering and thanking customers when exiting.
• Aiding the museum shop reach its per capita sales requirements with proper sales techniques.
• Maintains store appearance and product presentation to organization standards.
• Proper and professional handling of phone inquiries.
• Adhere to and enforce museum shop guidelines.
• Be available to work 24-40 hours per week. Be flexible to work weekends, holidays and evenings as assigned.
• Be available to attend any trainings or meetings as requested by the museum shop manager.
• Additional duties as assigned.

Part-time and Seasonal Positions

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The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is seeking energetic, sales minded individuals to work part-time or seasonal in our Museum and/or Book Store. The successful members of our team will possess enthusiasm for what they do, excellent customer service skills and a keen interest to promote our exciting product line, all while working in a fun atmosphere with flexible scheduling. Part-time positions would be year round with a maximum of 28 hours per week.


The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is seeking individuals who are outgoing, self-motivated, and customer oriented for part-time positions with our Membership team. Responsibilities will include on-site sales of new memberships and all aspects of customer service for our existing members. Part-time positions would be year round with a maximum of 28 hours per week.