The Currier Museum of Art has openings for the following positions. Please read the job descriptions carefully before applying.
MUSEUM SECURITY OFFICERS (part time)
The Currier Museum of Art seeks part time security officers to ensure the protection and safety of our newly-expanded 72,500 sq. ft. museum, providing a safe and secure environment for the museum’s collections, properties, facilities, visitors and staff while delivering superior customer service. Successful candidates will have previous security and customer service experience (prior law enforcement or criminal justice experience a plus!), high attention to detail, strong interpersonal and communication skills, sound judgment and decision-making, and ability to respond effectively in emergency situations.
Position requires standing for long periods of time, climbing stairs, and ability to lift/move up to 50 lbs. Must pass a criminal background check, have a valid driver’s license, and be available nights and weekends.
Please send letter of interest, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Human Resources, Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash Street, Manchester, NH 03104. No phone calls please. EOE
MUSEUM SHOP CLERK (part time)
The Currier Museum of Art seeks an enthusiastic customer service oriented sales clerk to work part time in our Museum Shop. The successful candidate will be experienced in retail sales and merchandising; be creative, dependable, efficient, organized and articulate; and most importantly, have a proven track record of providing exceptional customer service. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Office, have experience with Point of Sale software and cash handling. Weekday hours available, occasional weekends and evenings.
Please send letter of interest and resume to email@example.com.
ASSISTANT CURATOR (full time)
The Currier Museum of Art, one of northern New England’s leading fine arts institutions, invites applicants for the position of Assistant Curator. This is a fulltime, three year grant-funded position. The successful candidate will actively participate in all curatorial department functions including the exhibition and interpretation of the permanent collection of European, American and contemporary art, special exhibitions, and collection research and acquisitions.
Qualifications: MA in art history, 2-3 years of experience in an art museum; expertise in modern and contemporary art preferred. Position requires excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills; strong planning and organizational skills; the ability to collaborate across departments and to work at all levels of the organization; and proficiency in Microsoft Office products.
To apply, send letter of interest, resume, writing sample and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submissions due no later than January 5, 2015. EOE
CAFE COUNTER CLERK (part time)
The Currier Museum of Art seeks a part time (15-20 hours per week) Café Counter Clerk to greet café guests, take orders, run the POS system, serve food, bus tables, and assist the Café Manager with food preparation. The successful candidate will have previous restaurant/café experience, be dependable, organized, efficient, and articulate; and most importantly, have a proven track record of accurate cash handling and providing exceptional customer service. Schedule will include regular weekday and weekend lunch hours and some Thursday evenings.
Please send letter of interest and resume to email@example.com. No phone calls please. EOE.