Tacoma Historical Society hiring part-time director

The Tacoma Historical Society is hiring a part-time director to facilitate the non-profit organization’s day-to-day operations, assist its Board of Directors in the development and implementation of its strategic goals and objectives, and help meet the organization’s financial objectives.

The ideal candidate should be familiar with the history of Tacoma and hold a degree in museum studies and/or non-profit management. The part-time, 20-hour-per-week position will be paid at an hourly rate, commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications, with no paid benefits. The preliminary, six-month contract period will begin in January and could be extended through Dec. 31, 2016, if funding becomes available. The complete job description and application are available online here.

Applications are due by Fri., Dec. 4, and can be mailed to the Tacoma Historical Society, P.O. Box 1865, Tacoma, WA 98401, or dropped off in person at 919 Pacific Ave. (Do not mail applications to 919 Pacific Ave.). The top three applicants will be interviewed in mid-December.

More information is available online at tacomahistory.org.

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