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Conference Center Services Assistant - (Part Time)

Science History Institute

The Chemical Heritage Foundation has several openings for part-time conference center services assistants.  We are looking for dedicated, high-energy candidates that have hospitality or events industry experience.  Conference Center Assistants are responsible for providing a high quality experience for our customers attending events at our start-of-the-art facility.  Duties include: room and food display set-up, as well as clean-up and break-down of events.  These positions will require a flexible schedule, as we host events during the business day, as well evenings and weekends.


The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years of hospitality or other customer service related experience.
  • HS diploma/GED. 
  • Must be detailed oriented and be able to successfully follow directions.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, while maintaining a strong professional presence.
  • Must possess high level of customer service and excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to lift and carry 30 lbs.
  • Flexible schedule is required.
Education Level: 
High school diploma/GED.
To Apply

To be considered for this position, please send cover letter with resume and 3 references to:

– CHF is an Equal Opportunity Employer –


The Chemical Heritage Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to foster dialogue on science and technology in society. CHF’s staff and fellows study the past in order to understand the present and inform the future. We focus on the sciences and technologies of matter and materials and their effect on our modern world, in territory ranging from the physical sciences and industries, through the chemical sciences and engineering, to the life sciences and technologies. We collect, preserve, and exhibit historical artifacts. We engage communities of scientists and engineers. We tell the stories of the people behind breakthroughs and innovations.  CHF is located in the heart of beautiful Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia.  For further information, visit our website at: