Department: Exhibits & Collections Department
Salary Range: $12/hour, 20 hours/week
Benefits: sick leave, vacation, and holidays, pro-rated
About the Museum: The Lakeshore Museum Center is a multi-site institution that houses exhibits in three of its buildings and maintains smaller exhibits throughout the community. The main museum has two floors of gallery space with tradition and hands-on exhibits covering history, natural history, science, and STEM topics with a changing temporary gallery. The Historic Sites include five buildings/homes with additional changing exhibit spaces (Hackley and Hume Houses, City Barn, Fire Barn Museum, and the Scolnik House). Though all of our sites, over 50,000 guests visit annually to attend our exhibits and programs.
Work Schedule: Non-exempt position that generally works 20 hours/week. Flexible weekday schedule plus occasional Saturday hours
The Lakeshore Museum Center Exhibits team is seeking a part-time Exhibits Technician to support our day-to-day operations and maintenance of exhibits and gallery spaces.
Duties and Responsibilities—including, but not limited to:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to stand, sit, reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. This job description describes the general nature of the duties and requirements of this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list or to limit the supervisor's ability to modify work assignments as appropriate.
Supervision: This position is supervised by the Exhibits Designer
To Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume to Cheryl Graves at firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail to Cheryl Graves, C/0 Lakeshore Museum Center, 430 W. Clay Ave, Muskegon, MI 49440.
Posted on 3/10/2020