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Collections Manager

Position: Collections Manager | Status: Regular, full-time, exempt position | Reports to: Director of Preservation & History

Position Summary:

Morven Park, a spectacular 1,000-acre property with a history that traces back to the late 1700s, has an exciting opportunity for a collections management professional. As an instrumental member of the Preservation & History team, you will be entrusted with the care, preservation, and interpretation of thousands of objects—including art, furniture, china, silver, glassware, and textiles—many from across the globe. Your work will have an impact on every person who steps into our remarkable Davis Mansion or takes part in our engaging educational programming. Located in Leesburg, Virginia, Morven Park is owned and operated by The Westmoreland Davis Memorial Foundation (WDMF), a non-profit organization, with most of the property under a permanent conservation easement. WDMF was established by Marguerite Davis in honor of her late husband, the governor of Virginia from 1918 to 1922, and is dedicated to preserving the open space, historic buildings, and unique artifacts of their former home, where visitors flock to:

Play. Learn. Discover. Morven Park

This position offers a competitive salary based on experience, with benefits including:

▪ Fully paid employee insurance premiums (medical, dental, and life/disability)

▪ Paid time off

▪ Observance of federal holidays

▪ Automatic enrollment in 401(k) plan with company match

If you would like to submit a resume, and for more information, please email or apply directly through the link below.


Buildings and Grounds Team Member

Position: Buildings and Grounds Team Member | Regular full-time, non-exempt (part-time or seasonal also possible) | Pay: Starts at $20/hour | Reports to: Director of Buildings and Grounds

Our Buildings & Grounds Team is foundational to our success, and consistently receives praise and compliments from our visitors. We invite you to bring your current talents and abilities and then expand your skillset as you learn and grow with the rest of the team. This position is ideal for someone who prefers a variety of tasks, both indoor and outdoor, as two days are rarely ever the same. Occasional weekend and after hours event support is likely, and eligible for overtime compensation. While we are primarily seeking full-time team members, part-time or seasonal positions may be considered (please clearly indicate if this is your preference). Morven Park offers competitive wages based on experience, with benefits for full-time employees including:

▪ Fully paid employee insurance premiums (medical, dental, and life/disability)

▪ Paid time off

▪ Observance of federal holidays

▪ Automatic enrollment in 401(k) plan with company match

If you would like to submit a resume, please email or apply directly through the link below. 


Buildings and Grounds Supervisor 

Position: Buildings & Grounds Supervisor Status | Regular full-time, non-exempt |  Pay: Starts at $30/hour | Reports to: Director of Buildings & Grounds

Our Buildings & Grounds Team is foundational to our success, and consistently receives praise and compliments from our visitors. To continue to meet the high expectations set by our incredible team, we are seeking a talented individual to assist our Director of Buildings & Grounds by not only being an active team member, but also taking on supervisory and opreations tasks in order to provide additional depth and support to the team. This position is ideal for someone who prefers a variety of tasks, but indoor and outdoor, as two days are rarely ever the same. Occasional weekend and after hours event support is likely, and eligible for overtime compensation.  Morven Park offers competitive wages based on experience, with benefits for full-time employees including: 

Fully paid employee insurance premiums (medical, dental, and life/disability) 

Paid time off 

Observance of federal holidays 

Automatic enrollment 401(K) plan with company match 

If you would like to submit a resume, please email or apply directly through the link below. 


Gardener 

Position: Gardener | Status: Regular full-time, non-exempt |  Pay: Starts at $20/hour | Reports to: Director of Buildings & Grounds

The expansive grounds feature meadows, trails, and gardens that consistently generate compliments from our visitors. Our Buildings & Grounds Team is foundational to our success, so we invite you to bring your groundskeeping talents and then expand your knowledge and skills as you work alongside our horticulturist to keep our green spaces healthy and beautiful. Occasional weekend and after-hours event preparation and support is eligible for overtime compensation. Morven Park offers competitive wages based on experience, with benefits for full-time employees including:

▪ Fully paid employee insurance premiums (medical, dental, and life/disability)

▪ Paid time off

▪ Observance of federal holidays

▪ Automatic enrollment in 401(k) plan with company match

If you would like to submit a resume, please email or apply directly through the link below. 


The Foundation provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic or category protected under applicable federal or state law. Equal opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training. All employment decisions at the Foundation are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities.

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