McHenry County Historical Society

Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator 

The McHenry County Historical Society & Museum in Union, IL seeks a full-time Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator. He or she is responsible for recruiting, sustaining and organizing members and volunteers, as well as helping develop/coordinate educational programs. Salary range: $35,000 to $40,000, plus benefits. A college degree, experience working for a nonprofit or museum, and familiarity with McHenry County pluses. Strong communication and interpersonal skills required, including public speaking and writing. This position requires significant contact with the public, in person, via social media and on the telephone. Must have database management skills and should be familiar with Microsoft Office. Must be willing to learn PastPerfect. Some weekends/evenings required. 

Email cover letter and resume w/references by August 27, 2021 to Kurt Begalka at [email protected]. The complete job description can be found at