Event and Program Support Staff

Be an integral part of our Event Team at Shelburne Farms! This position contributes to the execution of a wide range of events, large and small, such as weddings, outdoor concerts, non-profit gatherings, and events that help foster the mission of Shelburne Farms. The ideal candidate for this position will have a knack for communicative and team oriented problem solving, a “can-do” attitude, and a passion for creating an unmatched guest experience. This is a full-time, seasonal position from late-April to late-October with some flexibility for the right candidate. Required to live on-site. Housing provided. 


  • ​Carry out food and beverage service for events across the farm, with a focus on the Inn & Coach Barn
  • Set up and break down tables and function related equipment
  • Maintain and keep organized all event related equipment
  • Be a member of our Bar Staff at the Coach Barn
  • Provide support  for event prep and day of responsibilities
  • Greet guests and act as site host for Farm Events
  • Be an ambassador for Shelburne Farms
  • Support a continuous effort to foster a culturally aware learning community, open to multiple perspectives
Qualifications & Requirements: 
  • An upbeat, high-energy individual with a positive attitude
  • Willingness to be flexible with work schedule & variety of tasks
  • Night and weekend availability; some mornings also required
  • Previous restaurant and/or hospitality experience preferred
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Commit to entire season
  • Ability to lift 20-30 lbs safely
  • Able to work on feet for long hours
Term:  Seasonal
Time:  Full Time
Application Deadline:  Friday, March 31, 2017
Reporting To:  Event Coordinator and the Event Food & Beverage Coordinator
How To Apply: 

Please email cover letter and resume to [email protected] with your name and “Event & Program Support Staff” in the subject line.  Please include times you are available April 3-14 for a potential interview.

Shelburne Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to fostering a culturally aware learning community that is open to multiple perspectives.