Careers & Jobs

You can download job application forms and details of our current vacancies below.

head of EngineeRing

We're looking for someone to lead the Engineering team in providing both a reactive and proactive, multi-skilled maintenance service on all plant, equipment and mechanical exhibits at Blists Hill Victorian Town. They will be responsible for providing an efficient Engineering function, ensure all projects, inspections and maintenance are delivered on budget and on time to the highest standard.

Read the job description here.

Hours: Full Time, permanent. 36.5 per week (some out-of-hours working required)
Salary: from £32,000 (DoE)
Closing date: 14 August 2022 


Working alongside our Head Chef, we're recruiting someone to help create exciting menus using the best ingredients. We source our produce from local companies where possible and bake our own bread, create our own cakes & bakes along with making our own jams & chutneys.

Read the job description here.

Hours: Full Time, permanent. 40 hours per week.
Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 (DoE)
Closing date: 21 August 2022

foundry Demonstrators

We're looking for two people to provide visitor experience & demonstration in the Iron Foundry at Blists Hill Victorian Town and provide technical support for production and training.

Read the job description here.

Hours: TBD
Salary: NMW/NLW
Closing date: 28 August 2022

Seasonal visitor sales assistant

Can you assist in maximising the Museum’s income from shop and ticket sales whilst maintaining the Museum’s good name and reputation for excellence?

Read the job description here.

Hours: Various hours available
Salary: NMW/NLW

Catering Front of House Team Members

We're looking for team members to work in our catering outlets, greeting and serving customers, providing detailed information on our menu and multi-tasking various duties in order to provide an excellent overall visitor experience for our guests.

Read the job description here.

Hours: Various hours available
Salary: NMW/NLW

To request a Job Description and application form for any of these posts please contact the HR team - Please note CVs will not be accepted and previous applicants need not apply.

We reserve the right to discontinue the recruitment process at any stage. Similarly, you have the right to withdraw your active application at any stage of the recruitment process.

We have lots of varied volunteering opportunities all year round - find out more on the Volunteering section of our website.

At The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, our commitment to diversity and equality is a long-standing one. We believe arts organisations, museums, and libraries should ensure that their work draws on and reflects the full range of backgrounds and perspectives to be found in our society.

Disabled, D/deaf and/or neurodivergent people, those from Black, Asian and Ethnically Diverse backgrounds are under-represented in our workforce so we particularly encourage applications from people in these groups.


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