INTERNSHIPS

The Roy P. Fairfield Archives Internship is an annual part-time, paid summertime position in the Maine History Room at the Dyer Library. Applications are accepted in the spring of each year. For more information, call (207) 283-3861 or e-mail lrounds@dyer.lib.me.us.

The Saco Museum offers unpaid internships to college and graduate students during the summer and the fall and winter semesters. Intern duties vary from year to year, but may include assisting with exhibitions or publications, inventorying and cataloguing museum collections, or assisting with education and outreach efforts.  For more information, call (207) 283-3861, ext. 114, or e-mail museum@sacomuseum.org.

VOLUNTEERING

The Saco Museum is recruiting volunteers to serve as Docents, Information Desk Volunteers, and Collections Assistants.

Docents give tours to visitors teaching them about the Museum's exhibitions, collections, and history; training is required.

Information Desk Volunteers assist visitors with questions about the Museum and exhibitions. No prior museum training is required.

File Clerks help keep track of the museum's paperwork by filing and organizing documents and folders. No prior museum training is required.

Data Entry Specialists input information about the museum's collection and exhibition into special databases. No prior museum training is required.

If you'd like more information about volunteering, please complete our online information form and we will contact you. You may find the form here.