Researcher- Full time
American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS), America’s founding genealogical organization and the most respected name in family history, is seeking a full time Genealogical Researcher. Due to an increasing demand for quality genealogical research, NEHGS is looking for a full-time Researcher, who will be responsible for conducting research for the NEHGS
Research Services Department. The ideal
candidate should have a thorough knowledge of genealogical skills, techniques,
and sources; and be able to efficiently conduct research in the time allotted
This is an on-site, full-time, benefits eligible position.
degree in a history related field.
computer skills including internet, e-mail, and word processing.
years of genealogical experience.
to analyze documents and compile detailed narrative research reports.
Benefits for full-time staff include: generous pooled time off (PTO), 12 holidays, medical, dental, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, retirement plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement program, professional development, direct deposit, free admission, and much more.
How To Apply:
Email resume, cover letter, and a Written Sample of Genealogical Research to:
Director of Human Resources,
No phone calls please.
Only candidates who submit all required materials will be considered.
August 16, 2019
Salary depends on experience
About this Organization:
American Ancestors / New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) is America’s founding genealogical organization and the most respected name in family history. Established in 1845, American Ancestors / NEHGS is the nation’s leading resource for family history research. American Ancestors / NEHGS provides comprehensive family history services through an expert staff, original scholarship, educational opportunities, world-class research center, and award-winning website, AmericanAncestors.org, to help family historians of all levels explore their past and understand their families’ unique place in history.
American Ancestors / NEHGS is a member-based nonprofit corporation dedicated to advancing the study of family history in America and beyond, by educating, inspiring, and connecting people through our scholarship, collections, and expertise.
As the flagship genealogical society in the nation, American Ancestors / NEHGS serves more than 260,000 members and millions of online users with more than a billion searchable records on AmericanAncestors.org, and through the assistance of a full-time staff of more than 100 genealogical experts and nonprofit professionals.