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Welcome Desk/Admin

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Howard County Historical Society

  • 59 people are interested

This position greets visitors to the HoCo Historical Society, answers phone calls, and performs administrative duties (e.g., basic filing of newspaper articles and reports, data entry, gift shop sales, processes electronic ticket sales for museum events, etc.) This position assists the Executive Director with monthly reports, mailing quarterly newsletters, basic research requests, administrative functions and also assists other volunteers. Our Welcome Desk personnel must be friendly, out-going and have a "willingness to assist" attitude. Basic Microsoft Office experience is required (MS Office, Excel, email, etc.)

COVID Update: This position is located at the Howard County Miller Library which is currently closed due to the pandemic. We do not know when the library will reopen to the public so we do not have a projection of a start date for this position. However, if you are interested in a volunteer position for this type of work, we are collecting applications and resumes so we can begin our hiring process when we do open. So let us know if you are interested.

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About Howard County Historical Society


9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City, MD 21042, US

Mission Statement

History....because it's important!!


The Howard County Historical Society serves the community by preserving the rich history of Howard County through its Museum and Library Archives. We preserve and protect artifacts and documents that tell the story of Howard County.

Arts & Culture
Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


HoCo Library - Miller Branch - Historical Society9421 Frederick RoadSecond FloorEllicott City, MD 21042



  • Data Entry
  • Office Reception
  • Office Management
  • People Skills
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 4 hours per week
  • MS Office Experience, Positive Attitude, Good Interpersonal Skills

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