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Employment & Volunteering

Join Our Team!

Are you looking for a volunteer or employment experience like no other?

Together, our team provides guests with experiences rich in history, hospitality, creativity, and fun.

We believe in honoring our past as we look to the future. We believe that Sauder Village is what it is today because of the visionary, hard-working people who came before us, and we will continue to thrive because of the visionary, hard-working people who will follow.

Our Values

Relationships of Trust, Respect and Genuine Care --- Responsible Stewardship --- Listening to Understand

Listen to some of our team members share why they chose to work at Sauder Village: 

And see some of the people who made our 2019 season a success:

Current Volunteer Opportunities:

Looking for a way to connect with others, stay active with fun, fulfilling experiences, and give back to the community? Joining the Sauder Village family of volunteers may just be for you! Visit our Volunteering webpage to learn more!   


Current Employment Opportunities:

Housekeeping - part-time position

Security -
Part-time, second and third shift positions

Doughbox Bakery -
Third Shift Baker, part-time.   Morning & Afternoon Sales Help, part-time.   

Historic Farmer - Full Time

The Historic Farmer is responsible for overseeing the development of the historic farming program at Sauder Village that will engage guests of all ages in a variety of methods and modes in the agricultural history of this region.
Click the link to find out more information: Historic Farmer 

Retail Manager - Full Time
Responsible for the daily operation of Sauder Village retail operations, including the Quilt Shop, General Store, Gift Shop, and Main Street Confections. Directs inventory control, merchandising plans, profit maximization, staff supervision, and excellent customer experiences. 
Click the link to find out more information: Retail Manager

Please contact our HR Department with any questions.  Thank You.

How to apply:

Online - Complete an application and email it to

In person - Stop by the Sauder Heritage Inn to complete an application.

Via mail - Print and send an application to: Sauder Village, attn: Human Resources, PO Box 235, Archbold, OH 43502.