Manager, Custodians/Caretakers, Tram Drivers
About Hildene Once the summer estate of Robert & Mary Lincoln, Hildene is comprised of a 1905 Georgian Revival home, formal and working gardens, restored Pullman railcar Sunbeam, agricultural operations, cheesemaking facility, 12 miles of trails, and year-round programming. Hildene's mission supports cultural heritage, environmental sustainability, and civic engagement.
Manager, Welcome Center & The Museum Store Full-Time, Year-Round The Welcome Center/The Museum Store is the first stop and first impression for all Hildene day guests. The Manager takes pride in setting the stage, leads by example, shows decorum in all circumstances and with all individuals, stewards the Hildene mission, and enjoys/excels at the orchestration of the day-to-functions. Individuals who are detail-oriented, highly organized, adept at short and long term planning, confident in troubleshooting and quick to solve problems, personable, approachable, and experienced in all aspects of guest services and store management, are encouraged to apply.
Custodians/Caretakers Full-Time, Year-Round Hildene welcomes over 42K visitors every year to its beautiful 412-acre estate. Buildings and the surrounding property are kept in a safe, sanitary condition at all times. Diligent, proactive, friendly individuals with attention to detail are encouraged to apply.
Tram Drivers Seasonal, Full-Time Hildene seeks individuals who enjoy engaging with a wide variety of people while delivering scripted information and safely operating carts and/or vans with up to 15 passengers. Licensed individuals who take guest safety seriously, while showing an interest in cultural heritage, environmental stewardship and civic engagement, are encouraged to apply.
Docents Seasonal, Full-Time Hildene is in search of individuals who will interact with international visitors in a positive, clear, kind, and eloquent manner. While presenting scripted information on related history, successful candidates will engage and direct visitors in a friendly, respectful manner at all times.
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home believes diversity in identities, perspectives, and backgrounds fosters creativity and enriches the workplace for us all. We deeply value different points of view that allow us to include and celebrate the diversity within our company, as well as build out better experiences for our guests and members. We welcome applicants of any race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, age, and socioeconomic, marital, veteran, and disability status. 1005 Hildene Road Manchester, Vermont 05254 | 800-578-1788