The Flagler Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Museum is a smoke-free environment and drug-free workplace. Background checks are conducted as a condition of employment.
The Museum is seeking an experienced Exhibit Technician to serve as a member of the Curatorial Team, to collaborate closely in the preparation and installation of temporary exhibitions, and in the implementation of the Museum’s program of preventative care and conservation of the collections. The position is responsible for maintenance of displays in the interpreted areas of the historic house museum and temporary exhibitions in the exhibit gallery, development and engineering of enhancements and repairs, and supervising contractors working on site. The position is full-time with benefits.
The Exhibit Technician must be detail-oriented and demonstrate creative problem solving, with an interest in establishing effective systems and solutions. Successful candidates must be capable of multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment and have a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a team. Required skills include art handling and packing, exhibit installation, basic carpentry, and knowledge of standard museum practices. Highly desirable skills include specialized knowledge of exhibition design and lighting, crate and display case fabrication, mount making, art preparation, and historic preservation practices. The position requires physical exertion, and the ability to climb stairs or a ladder without fear of heights and lift objects up to 40 lbs.
The Flagler Museum has an opening for a part-time Greeter/Kiosk Attendant. Duties include selling program tickets and distributing interpretive materials. The Greeter/Kiosk Attendant reports to the Visitor Services Coordinator. The successful candidate will be dependable, detail-oriented, and excel in Customer Service. Weekend availability is a must. A complete background check will be conducted. Please send a cover letter and resume to Mary Lam, P.O. Box 969, Palm Beach, FL 33480. No phone calls or hand-deliveries, please.