Posted on 6/2/2022
DEPARTMENT: Historic Sites
REPORTS TO: Historic Sites Manager
STATUS: Full Time/Non Exempt
SUPERVISES: Weekend Supervision
BENEFITS: 401(k) Matching, Dental and Vision insurance, Health insurance, Life insurance, paid vacation and sick leave.
Lakeshore Museum Center Mission: The Mission of the Lakeshore Museum Center is to tell the story of Muskegon County by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of its people and natural environment.
Position Summary: This position assists in the programming and curatorial responsibilities at the Lakeshore Museum Center’s Historic Sites. The Historic Sites Program Assistant is responsible for assisting in programs for a wide variety of audiences including schools, tourists, and the public. This position is a supervisory position on weekends or when the Manager/Director are not on site.
Assist with training materials for the Historic Sites.
Qualifications & Education:
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
descends stairs regularly when providing tours.
About the Lakeshore Museum Center: The Lakeshore Museum Center is a family of museums that seeks to share the historical narrative of Muskegon County and greater Michigan. Each of our seven sites – Muskegon Museum of History and Science, Muskegon Heritage Museum of Business and Industry, Hackley and Hume Historic Site, Scolnik House of the Depression Era, Fire Barn Museum, and Muskegon County Archive & Collection – are spread across downtown Muskegon, anchoring us to the community whose history we preserve and share.
About the Muskegon Historic Sites: The Muskegon Historic Sites is a branch of the Lakeshore Museum Center that focuses on interpreting the Muskegon’s history through guided tours and gentle touch museum. The Historic Sites includes the Hackley and Hume Historic Site, the Fire Barn Museum, and the Scolnik House of the Depression Era.
To Apply: Please submit cover letter and resume by June 24, 2022 to Cheryl Graves at firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail to Lakeshore Museum Center, Attn: Historic Sites Program Assistant, 430 W. Clay Ave, Muskegon, MI 49440. The LMC is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, see www.lakeshoremuseum.org.
Posted on 6/2/2022