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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Career Opportunities

Following is a list of current career opportunities at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Applications are available online or may be picked up in the Museum admissions office from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. You may also leave your completed application with a representative at the entrance. Thank you for your interest in the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.

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To apply for a listed position, send your resume and application with a cover letter (indicating position of interest) to: hr@sbnature2.org   Electronic transmission is preferred; alternatively you may:

Fax to: 805-569-0937 Attn: HR

Or Mail to:

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Human Resources Department
2559 Puesta del Sol
Santa Barbara, CA 93105 

 

Exhibits Manager

The Exhibits Manager supports the Director of Exhibits in overseeing all aspects of exhibit design and creation.  This position works with the Director of Exhibits to conceive exhibit ideas, manage exhibit planning, construction and maintenance, and coordinate the exhibits process.

Responsibilities include:  Researching and developing concepts for exhibits; coordinating with Education division to ensure congruence with programming and the organization’s mission; supervising and coordinating design, fabrication and installation of exhibits; managing budgets for specific projects and assisting with Exhibits Division budget;  assisting with contracts management; managing the maintenance and repair of existing exhibits; coordinating with Marketing Department on the promotion and marketing of exhibits.

Requirements for this position:  Demonstrated experience in development, design, fabrication, and installation of exhibits; experience in maintaining and updating exhibits in a museum or related field; experience in supervising employees as well as working in team environment; passion for interpreting nature to the public and a sensitivity to and respect for works of art, cultural artifacts and natural history specimens; comfortable working around the general public; artistic and creative skills are a plus.

This is a full time benefited position reporting to the Director of Exhibits.

Please submit cover letter, resume and application form.

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Exhibits Coordinator

This position supports the Exhibits team in creating and delivering exhibits on time and on budget.  Responsibilities include: handling the administrative support functions of the Exhibits Department including billing, coordinating schedules and meetings; tracking graphics production of printed materials relating to exhibits; coordinating with the Marketing Department regarding the promotion and marketing of exhibits; researching and assisting in developing concepts for exhibits; coordinating and performing design, fabrication, installation and maintenance of exhibits.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to excel in a team environment, sensitivity to and respect for works of art, cultural artifacts, and natural history specimens.  S/he must have excellent attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a commitment to workflow and quality of work, experience in installation and maintenance of public interactives in a museum or gallery or related field.

This is a full time benefited position reporting to the Director of Exhibits.

Please submit cover letter, resume and application.

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Membership Assistant

The Membership Assistant (part time, 10 hours per week) is responsible for membership processing, member relations, office administration and support of the membership functions of the SBMNH. This position manages processing of all new and renewing membership applications and follows strict accounting procedures. This position maintains the membership database ensuring protocols for entering and maintaining information are consistently followed. The Membership Assistant reconciles membership revenue, prints and mails membership cards and other materials and maintains inventory of printed materials and office supplies. This position also provides staff support to membership events and outreach tables.

Excellent computer skills and database experience required. Good communication and organizational skills necessary. This position must have a professional demeanor in working with members on the phone and in person.

Please submit cover letter, resume and application.

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This page was last updated on July 25, 2015

 

 

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