Job Opportunities at The Historic Trust
The Historic Trust is a 501 c 3 nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire civic pride and economic vitality through education, preservation, and celebration of our community’s history. The Trust excels in its day-to-day work to fulfill this mission, including preserving, developing, and managing properties; producing and hosting community events and ceremonies; providing educational and engaging programming; and creating fundraising and volunteer opportunities. The Trust welcomes new perspectives and commitment to community.
Marketing and Communications Director
The Historic Trust seeks a Marketing and Communications Director who can span the gamut from strategist to practitioner. The person selected to fill this position will plan for and implement The Historic Trust’s marketing, advertising, public relations, website, social media, internal communications and events activities. A passion for The Historic Trust’s mission and knowledge of nonprofit business models and fundraising are a plus. This position is situated at the intersection of organization identity, programing, promotion and key messaging.
Education Program Manager
Through aviation, we inspire youth to pursue education and careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields, while instilling an appreciation for the people, events, and innovations of historic Pearson Field. The Pearson Field Education Center is a vibrant education center where through the hook of aviation, kids’ eyes are opened wide, minds are expanded and skillsets are developed. In Southwest Washington, there is no other place like it. The Education Center has proven to be a great tool for learning, fun and exploration. The Education Center engages parents, volunteers, supporters, educators and youth in hands-on STEM programs and activities that are about creativity, inspiration and flight. The Trust is looking for a strong program leader to take the Education Center to the next level while building on current and new partnerships, relationships with the school districts and collaborations with volunteers, educators and stakeholders. This is a great opportunity for someone who has an organized and creative sense of curiosity in educating our youth while grasping flight as the primary tool.
Facilities Maintenance Technician II
The Historic Trust (“Trust”) is a non-profit 501c(3) organization that seeks to inspires civic pride and economic vitality through education, preservation, and celebration of our community’s history.. The Trust has a variety of operations on the Fort Vancouver National Site and Academy Property fulfilling its mission that include the operation of the Pearson Field Education Center, property management and development, retail operations, events, educational programs, fundraising and other non-profit activities. This position is based out of the Providence Academy and will perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled work in the maintenance, repair, and restoration of historic buildings, facilities, equipment and fixtures including but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical and limited heating/air conditioning work.
Please visit our Volunteer page for other ways to join the Trust Team!