The Village of Sackets Harbor is seeking individuals with an interest in local history and tourism for the seasonal, part-time role of assistant at the Sackets Harbor Heritage Area Visitor Center.

POSITION: Assistant at the Sackets Harbor Heritage Area Visitor Center 
(Village seasonal, part-time position)
PAY: $15 per hour
HOURS: Approximately 25 hours per week, May through Sept; must be able to work weekends
DEADLINE: Applications due by April 15, 2022


  1. Assist in the operation of the Sackets Harbor Heritage Area Visitor Center, under the guidance of the Visitor Center Coordinator and the Heritage Area Director.
    – Ensure Visitor Center is ready for visitors and public use
    – Interact with the public and represents Sackets Harbor in a professional manner
    – Respond to visitor requests for information online, by telephone, and in person
    – Maintain Visitor Center records
    – Light cleaning of Visitor Center indoor spaces
  2. Assist
 in the coordination of the use of the Visitor Center, Market Square Park, and Bandstand for public and private events and programs.
    – Process requests to use the Visitor Center, Market Square Park, and Bandstand
    – Maintain schedule of events and programs in these facilities
    – Help open, setup, monitor, and secure the facilities during public and private use
  3. Assist the Visitor Center Coordinator and Heritage Area Director with Heritage projects and programs as needed


  • Good interpersonal skills —confident and eager to engage with people in person, by phone, and by email
  • Computer literate and proficient with social media
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Professional appearance
  • Associate’s degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Knowledge of the Sackets Harbor area preferred

TO APPLY: Please download an application form from the Employment section of our village website at: Submit your completed application, along with a letter of interest and résumé, by April 15, 2022 to the Sackets Harbor Village Clerk by mail or email:

Sackets Harbor Village Clerk
P.O. Box 335
Sackets Harbor, NY 13685