Dakota County Historical Society

LeDuc Historic Estate, Hastings - LeDuc Historic Estate House Host


General Description

House Hosts are the first person to greet visitors to our historical sites.  We are looking for individuals who enjoy interacting with the public and are willing to keep up-to-date with DCHS events.  House Hosts are key players in an enjoyable guest experience at our sites.


LeDuc Historic Estate

1629 Vermillion Street

Hastings, MN 55033



Seasonal with varying shifts


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Greet guests at the sites and check them in through Square (iPad enabled cash register system)
  • Answer phones and answer basic questions about the sites 
  • Take reservations for events and tours
  • Complete chores such as dusting, sweeping, ironing, and vacuuming
  • Decorate, maintain items inside the house


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 16 years old or older
  • Flexible schedules preferred
  • Comfortable with interacting with people from multiple backgrounds
  • Skills on an iPad and Square are not a must, but welcomed


Minimum Time Commitment

Flexible Positions


Activity Level

Medium - May involve varying amounts of activity (long walks, rough terrain, and moderate physical exertion. May not be recommended for volunteers with physical limitations. Comfortable, sturdy shoes recommended.


Required Training

Any training will be conducted by site staff.


Contact Information

Garrett Zaffke | Community Relations and Volunteer Services Coordinator

Dakota County Communications

1590 Highway 55| Hastings, MN 55033

Direct: (651) 438-4635 | Fax: (651) 438-4405 | Email: garrett.zaffke@co.dakota.mn.us





Qualifications Required

  • Accepted Data Privacy Notice - Tennessen Notice Must be Yes
  • Signed Volunteer Waiver Must be at least Yes

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Saturday, January 01, 2022 and Saturday, December 31, 2022