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Development Associate, Full-Time

Job Summary
The  Development Associate works closely with the Galas Coordinator to build Artemis  membership and to ensure the integrity and professional management of  Fernbank’s signature fundraisers—A  Timeless Affair and Lost Oasis,  as well as assigned cultivation events including but not limited to private film screenings and exhibition viewings. This individual will serve as a liaison between the Development, Member  Services, Special Event and Marketing Offices.

Major Functions
1) Financial Accountability

2) Administration

3) Marketing & Public Relations

4) Cultivation

5) Other

Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Director of School and Educator Programs

Job Summary

The Director of School and Educator Programs will manage Fernbank Museum’s K-12 school and educator programs, including those conducted on-site as well as outreach opportunities.  Specific responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, developing resources and programs for students, creating and providing content for teachers, developing school partnerships and managing the Museum’s summer camp program for rising Kindergarten through 5th grade students.  

Major Job Functions:

Other Job Functions

Required Qualifications:

Other skills, abilities and/or competencies required:

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Special Events Coordinator, Full-time

Job Summary
To provide support to the Special Events Department with varied office tasks and the coordination of events.

Major Functions

Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Museum Store Sales Associate, Part-time

Job Summary
Responsible for the timely processing of all sales in an efficient and friendly manner. Contribute to the efficiency of the Store’s daily operations and the creation of the proper atmosphere for a successful and profitable Store.

Major Functions

Requirements

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Program Instructor, Part-Time

Job Summary

Program Instructors primarily deliver science-themed programs for preschool-12 students, both on Museum grounds and off-grounds. Group sizes range from 15-32 students for a classroom setting to 180 students for an auditorium setting. Instructors also assist with public programming.

Major Functions

Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Roundsman, Part-time

Job Summary: This position has a general understanding of all stations in the kitchen and The Fernbank Café. Responsibilities and job duties change from day to day, or even within a shift, according to the immediate needs of the operation. Activities include, but are not limited to: food preparation, set-up, clean-up, stocking, dish washing, cash handling and customer service.

Major Functions:

Experience Requirements:

Skills and Attributes:

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Security Officer, Part-Time

Job Summary
Fernbank Museum seeks a part-time security officer to work Friday, Saturday and  Sunday special events. Typical schedule 3pm – 11pm. Starting pay is $8.50/hour  and prior experience is required.

Major Functions

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here
for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)

Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Special Event Staff (Part-Time)

Position Summary
As part of Fernbank Museum's special events staff, bussers are a key element in ensuring a quality guest experience during internal, public, and external events (wedding receptions, corporate parties).

This position offers a flexible schedule in a truly unique work environment. Starting pay is $9/hour, plus tip out on cash bars.

Essential Functions

Requirements

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)


Visitor Services Sales Associate, Part-Time

Job Summary
The Visitor Services Sales Associate will generally be the first Fernbank Museum of Natural History employee visitors encounter. It is therefore imperative that all employees in this department be polite, courteous and professional at all times. Sales Associates must always display a genuine concern for the needs of all visitors and must be willing to exhaust all efforts to ensure that each visitor has as enjoyable a visit as possible. Sales Associates must also possess the necessary skills for counting monies received as each associate is responsible for balancing sales and revenue at the end of the day.

Major Functions

Experience Requirements:

Skills and Attributes:

Applications can be completed at the Museum or sent to:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Human Resources
767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org
Fax: 404.929.6405
Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)