The primary role of the Event Assistant is to promote membership and engage and excite visitors, program participants, and private lessees at Chestnut Hill Farm in Southborough, MA. The position is part time, year-round, often on weekends, evenings, and holidays. The Event Assistant is responsible for assisting with onsite execution of public programs and private events throughout the farm property. Tasks may range from event set up (moving tables and chairs), greeting/checking-in participants upon arrival, assisting with classes (material set-up and break-down), selling memberships and providing membership information to festival attendees, and more. At all events and programs, the Event Assistant will educate and encourage visitors to support The Trustees through a variety of outlets.
In This Role You Will
This is a seasonal, non-exempt, hourly paid position, with an optimal start date of April 1. Availability to attend trainings in March is desirable. This position is based at Chestnut Hill Farm in Southborough, MA.
The Trustees offers competitive compensation and the opportunity to be part of a dedicated team across the Commonwealth who love the outdoors, who love the distinctive charms of New England, and who believe in celebrating and protecting our special places, for everyone, forever.
About The Trustees
The Trustees is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and preservation organization. Today, the places we care about are going fast, and the forces undermining them, including climate change, are moving faster. Our passion is to protect and share with everyone the irreplaceable natural and cultural treasures under our care. We are funded and supported entirely by our visitors, supporters, volunteers, and more than 60,000 member households.
The Trustees has been featured in the Top 100 Women-Led Organizations in Massachusetts for six consecutive years.
In addition to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, The Trustees aims to create a thriving, inclusive workplace that values each member of its team. We aspire to reflect and effectively serve the residents and communities of Massachusetts who are at the core of our mission.
The Trustees is a signer of the Boston Women’s Workforce Council and a Member of the Boston College Center for Work and Family.
We kindly request that you do not call to inquire about the status of your application. Those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.
The primary role of the Event Assistant is to promote membership and engage and excite visitors, program participants, and private lessees at Chestnut Hill Farm in Southborough, MA. The position is part time, year-round…