The Anthracite Heritage Museum is currently seeking a Store Clerk. Please see the attached file for details. Send cover letter and resume to ahmuseum[at]

Store Clerk

Job Description

  • Welcomes and processes visitors through a POS system; gives visitors an overview introduction of museum – knowledge of anthracite history helpful, but not required.
  • Operates store cash register and credit card terminal
  • Maintains daily store records, ex. sales, inventory
  • Stocks shelves and keeps displays clean and well-kept
  • Supervises store volunteers (1-2 maximum)
  • Assists with mailings, programs, newsletter production and supports membership growth initiatives
  • Assists in activities of the AHMIFA to support the Mission of the Anthracite Heritage Museum and Iron Furnaces.
  • Reports to the Associates Business Manager and works in close operation with Associates and State employees in ensuring the efficient operation of the Museum.


  • Excellent written & oral communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Experience working with volunteers or experience with public programs
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently and as a team player
  • Availability to work every Friday (9:30 – 5) Saturday (9:30 -5) and Sunday (9:30 – 5)
  • Ability to work occasional weekdays during staff vacations as needed
  • Ability to help occasionally at Museum or Iron Furnace Events


  • Experience with retail sales and merchandising
  • Experience with public programs, events

Pay begins at $15.00/hour


To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Vivian Cleveland, Associates Business Manager, at  Applications will be accepted until August 31, or until the position is filled.