The position of Smiths Fort Museum Interpreter is a part-time, hourly position without benefits. Located in Surry, VA, Smiths Fort site contains both an 18th-century manor house and the earthworks of a 1609 fort site. Smiths Fort is owned and operated by Preservation Virginia, the oldest statewide preservation organization in the nation.
Requirements: Must be over 18, able to lift 30 lbs, be able to climb up and down stairs repeatedly. Must like working with and speaking to the public for several hours at a time. Prior knowledge of American History and or giving public tours preferred.
The duties of the position are as follows:
Smiths Fort Interpreters report to Smiths Fort Site Coordinator and are responsible for other duties, as assigned.
The position is as-scheduled but interpreters can expect to work 5-30 hours per month.