At Glensheen, your work matters.

A place as inspiring as Glensheen could never thrive without amazing people. Every employee at Glensheen helps continue the Congdon legacy and build the ever growing legend of Minnesota’s #1 house museum. Where else can you eat your lunch on the shoreline of Lake Superior or have a staff meeting over a bonfire?

If you would like to join a team of talented individuals who are passionate about history, art, architecture and a one-of-a-kind landscape on Lake Superior, consider joining the Glensheen team. Your work here will last for generations to come.

Learn More

To learn more about current job openings or to apply for a position at Glensheen, follow the directions below or visit http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/employment/

Directions:

  1. Click “Apply Online”.
  2. Sign In to access your account, or if you are not an existing user select the New User link to create one.
  3. Review the job description and select the Apply button to begin your application.

Internships

Glensheen offers a variety of internships in the areas of museums/collections, research, fundraising, events and event planning, marketing, and graphic design/multi-media.

Availability of internships varies based upon seasons and departmental needs.

To apply for an internship, please click on the following link to download the application.
Glensheen Intern Application

Now Hiring For

Tour Guide- Seasonal

This is a great position for those who love telling a good story, but have a few commitment issues—seasonal work may be perfect for you! Come learn Glensheen’s fascinating tale, which shaped the Iron Range, the state and indeed the nation. Your stage? A 39-room mansion on 12-acre estate on Lake Superior.

Click here to see if you have what it takes to be a Glensheen tour guide, for a while anyway.

Read the position description and apply by visiting the link below.

humanresources.umn.edu/jobs – Search for job ID 326888

Ticket Seller- Seasonal

Like the idea of being in Glensheen’s cozy ticket house near the water, but not forever? Perfect—we’re hiring for seasonal work! Ticket sellers use their customer service skills to help guests select their perfect tour experience.

Read the position description and apply by visiting the link below.

humanresources.umn.edu/jobs – Search for job ID 326892

Gift Shop Cashier- Seasonal

Love fun and on-trend merchandize, but not ready to settle down with a long-term job? That’s great for us, too—we’re hiring seasonal staff for the gift shop where you’ll put your customer service and display passions to good use. And when it’s over, it’s high fives and a great line on your resume.

Read the position description and apply by visiting the link below.

humanresources.umn.edu/jobs – Search for job ID 326897

Student Tour Guide-Seasonal

This is a great position for those who love telling a good story, but have a few commitment issues — seasonal work may be just right for you. Come learn Glensheen’s fascinating tale, which shaped the Minnesota and the nation. Your stage? A 39-room mansion on 12-acre estate on Lake Superior. Click here to see if you have what it takes to be a Glensheen tour guide.

Read the position description and apply by visiting the link below.

humanresources.umn.edu/jobs – Search for job ID 326890

Student Ticket Seller and Office Assistant-Seasonal

Here’s a seasonal job that checks a lot of boxes: Work in  Glensheen’s cozy ticket house using your customer service skills to help guests select their perfect tour experience.

But also exercise that side of you that loves to getting people and things where they need to be and in an orderly manner. Oh, do we have a seasonal job for you! Be our go-to-person for handling cash, selling tickets and helping out in the gift shop using your excellent organization, communication and customer service skills.

Read the position description and apply by visiting the link below.

humanresources.umn.edu/jobs – Search for job ID 326893

Student Gift Shop Cashier

Love fun and on-trend merchandize, but not ready to settle down with a long-term job commitment? That’s great for us, too — we’re hiring seasonal staff for the gift shop where you’ll put your customer service and display passions to good use. And when it’s over, we’re just a great line on your resume.

Read the position description and apply by visiting the link below.

humanresources.umn.edu/jobs – Search for job ID 326898

Internships

Glensheen offers internships in a variety of fields. Whether you’re looking for something in marketing, history, collections, events, design, fundraising, or research, there’s an internship for you.

To learn more about open positions, please contact our main office at [email protected] or 218-726-8910.

To download an application, please click here.

Check Back

Employment opportunities at Glensheen change often and are updated seasonally. Check back to see what’s new!