Employment at Strawbery Banke Museum
Strawbery Banke Museum is a comfortable and progressive workplace where staff members work as a team to provide the highest quality experience for visitors. The importance of each individual employee's contributions to the success of the museum cannot be overstated.  Strawbery Banke Museum's goal is for the employment experience to be mutually beneficial and gratifying.  

All new staff members receive a copy of the Strawbery Banke Museum Employee Handbook and are asked to acknowledge that they have read it, understand it, and agree to comply with it. This Employee Handbook has been developed to help staff members become acquainted with Strawbery Banke Museum's policies and procedures that are integral to the success of the organization and its employees. 
In addition to their job-specific responsibilities and qualifications, the following qualifications are required of all SBM staff members:
  • Positive, collegial attitude and ability to work cooperatively with others at all levels of the organization including direct reports, colleagues, supervisor, volunteers, and visitors of all ages, abilities, and cultural backgrounds.
  • Strawbery Banke is committed to fostering a workplace that is truly equitable, inclusive, and accessible for a diverse group of staff, volunteers, and visitors. It is an essential requirement that every Museum staff member actively contributes to a culture of empathy, dignity, trust, and respect.  Each person at Strawbery Banke agrees to proactively prevent and address issues such as unconscious bias, harassment, gender disparity, racial inequity, political divisiveness, and barriers to accessibility. 
Strawbery Banke Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Join the Museum team and help share Portsmouth/Seacoast history with visitors from all over the world.

Current Employment Opportunities: 
For questions, please contact Jessica Crowley, Director of Human Resources via 603.792.0825 or jcrowley[at] 

  • Landscape Maintenance AssociateFull-time, Year-round
    The Landscape Maintenance Associate maintains all aspects of the museum’s outdoor landscape including historic gardens, ornamental gardens, walkways, museum roads, garden architectural elements, and parking lots.

    In addition to the landscape tasks, this position is an integral member of the Facilities Department and tasked with assisting with events and wintertime buildings and grounds maintenance.

    On-site housing provided; This position requires the employee to reside in Strawbery Banke housing as a condition of employment in order to respond to off-hour emergencies during scheduled on-call shifts 3-4 nights per week, and snow removal on walkways as needed in winter months.

    Click here to read the full job description and access application instructions.