Posted on 8/3/23
The Curator is responsible for exhibit development, presentation, management, intellectual integrity, security and care of the museum’s collection in concert with the Registrar and Collection specialists.
Works in partnership with the Museum’s Education Director to develop K-12 educational programing, adult programing and other programing for the community.
The Curator is also responsible for leadership of the museum’s library, archives and artifacts.
Collections, Library and Archives Volunteers or Student Interns; leads/facilitates Collections Committee Meetings, leads Collections Development Planning Committee.
$65,000 - $75,000
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Curator will:
Education, Skills and Experience – Required
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Education, Skills and Experience - Preferred
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PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) Required for Position
This job primarily operates in a conventional office environment within the setting of a large 501(c)3 museum. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Sometimes this job operates in collections storage areas and museum galleries.
Managing the collection and setting up displays requires the ability to lift 40 lbs. and climb ladders.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
This position requires up to 10% travel.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time due to changing priorities of the museum or other factors.