The Shaker Historical Society is not hiring at this time. As jobs become available, they are posted here, SHS social media, the Ohio Local History Alliance job board, and the Ohio Museums Association job board.


Paid Summer Photograph Archives Internship

The Shaker Historical Society is seeking a part-time intern to inventory, arrange, and rehouse photographs in the Elizabeth Nord Library and Archives. The intern will gain hands-on experience inventorying and organizing a subject-based archive, handling photographic materials, creating a publicly accessible finding aid, and, if time allows, digitizing and cataloging materials in CatalogIt.




TO APPLY: Please complete this application form or send a cover letter and resume to Brianna Treleven, Executive Director, at director@shakerhistory.org with “Photo Archives Internship” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed starting April 22, 2024 and continue until the position is filled. Shaker Historical Society is an inclusive workplace, and applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences are strongly encouraged to apply.

*Please note that listed hours are contingent upon grant funding with awards announced April 25, 2024. Project schedule may be reduced if funding is not received.


Volunteering for the Shaker Historical Society is a great way to support local history while building experience and skills! We have diverse volunteer opportunities available throughout the year. Learn more on our Volunteer page.