The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation (HOSF) is now hiring part-time tour guides for new “Gold Rush Experience” walking tours that will be launched later this summer. Candidates interested in leading tour groups, meeting people from all over the world, sharing Sacramento’s fascinating history and working in the dynamic historic district in Old Sacramento State Historic Park are encouraged to apply by Monday, July 27, 2015.
Successful candidates must be 18 years or older, reliable, enthusiastic, energetic, articulate, friendly, responsible and have strong public speaking skills. A background in Sacramento and California history is not required as comprehensive training will be provided. Applicants able to speak multiple languages, including American Sign Language, are encouraged to apply. Also, preferential consideration will be given to those with college-level coursework in history, theater, education and/or with tour guide experience.