Applewood employees and interns are valued members of Ruth Mott Foundation’s mission.
Ruth Mott Foundation looks to recruit team members that are as economically, culturally, and ethnically diverse as the community we serve. We are committed to diversity and inclusion in all its forms, including but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, marital status, sexual orientation, protected genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Opportunities are listed here as they become available.
How to Apply: Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Collections Technician is responsible for the proper handling, storing, displaying, and cleaning of collections according to established procedures and preservation-based best practices. Responsibilities include monitoring and mitigating risks to collections including, but not limited to, temperature, humidity, light pest infestation and security. Assisting with the collections management database (PastPerfect), registration duties, digitizing collections to be made available online, and staying up to date on best practices, updating manuals and procedures accordingly.
To work in a team of security officers to provide protection of all property and a safe environment for staff and guests of Applewood: The Charles Stewart Mott Estate.
The Ruth Mott Foundation has paid internships available throughout the year. Internships are open to undergraduate or graduate college students. We offer a well-rounded program whereby each student learns general knowledge and practices in several areas, in addition to working on one specific project to gain a more in-depth and hands-on experience. Projects may be tailored to a student’s coursework or interests and the supervisor will work with students and professors to meet school requirements for classes and credits.
How to Apply: Interested candidates should email a cover letter highlighting specific interests, resume, and contact information to email@example.com. Please indicate the hours per week you are available and requirements for school credit.
Winter/Spring Semester is January 31st
Summer Semester is March 31st
Fall Semester is July 31st
Internships are now available in the Education Department with the Ruth Mott Foundation at Applewood Estate. Related majors include: art history, art (fine or studio), education/teaching, museum studies, history, anthropology/material culture, library science (archives), visual arts, and visual communication. Interns can expect to gain experience in the following areas:
Internships are now available in the Collections Department with the Ruth Mott Foundation at Applewood. Related majors include: art history, art (fine or studio), education/teaching, museum studies, history, anthropology/material culture, library science (archives), visual arts, and visual communication. Interns can expect to gain experience in the following areas: