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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.)


Graphic Designer, Full-Time

Fernbank Museum is seeking a graphic designer to join the Marketing team. Candidates must be able to quickly create design solutions that have a high visual impact across a number of placements and mediums, including advertising, signage, invitations, brochures, presentations, collateral, social media, outdoor media, website and other needs. Experience with animation, coding and illustration is a plus. With marketing as a primary focus, this role requires strong experience designing for both digital and print mediums while maintaining brand consistency when collaborating on projects with other designers. Candidates should be able to handle design projects from conception through execution, including translating all concepts into placements of varying sizes and formats. Experience with traffic, scheduling and production is also necessary. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of trends in marketing and social media design, must work well within a team, and must thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Strong organizational, time-management and communication skills are required to successfully handle multiple projects with concurrent deadlines.

For consideration, please send a completed application, cover letter, resume and link to your online portfolio (if available) to:

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.)


Human Resources Director, Full-Time

Fernbank Museum, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, is looking for a Human Resources Director who has strategic planning, excellent relationship management experience, and strong written and oral communication skills.

This position is responsible for managing all facets of the Human Resources Department. Experience with Access database desired.

Excellent benefit package. Outstanding work environment. Salary commensurate with work experience

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.)


Member and Volunteer Services Coordinator, Full-Time

Position Summary

The Member and Volunteer Services Coordinator is the primary organizer for the Polaris volunteer program, including recruitment, training, retention, and regular communications. The Coordinator also serves as the key customer service liaison for Membership on Sunday and as a supplemental customer service liaison by phone and computer Monday through Thursday.

Essential Functions

1) Coordinate the Polaris Volunteer Program

2) Assist Member Services

3) Assist Visitor Services

4) Assist Marketing & Communications

5) Support Manager of Member Services

6) Other Duties as Assigned

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.)


Programs Educator—Earth Science, Full-Time

Job Summary

Develop, teach and coordinate educational programs and activities for school groups, families, and other museum guests with content emphasis in earth science and physical science.

Major Functions

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 Buyer/Manager, Full-Time

Fernbank Museum of Natural History has an exciting opportunity for an energetic, dynamic and creative Store Buyer/Manager with overall responsibility of two stores within Fernbank Museum. The Store Buyer/Manager will be responsible for the daily operation of each store which includes the following major functions:

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

This is a permanent full-time position based in Atlanta, GA. Hours of operation are varied, and include holidays and weekends; occasional nights, some travel and overtime may be required. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include paid health insurance, as well as vacation and sick leave.  Please include salary history with resume. To apply, e-mail cover letter and resume to human.resources@fernbankmuseum.org.

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.)


Human Resources Assistant, Part-Time

Fernbank Museum, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, is looking for a Human Resource Assistant who has excellent organizational skills, the ability to work independently, and strong written and oral communication skills.

This position is responsible for assisting the Human Resources Director in performing and coordinating all facets of the Human Resources Department. PHR certification is desired.

Outstanding work environment. Salary commensurate with work experience.

For consideration, please send resume to:

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, Full-Time and Part-Time 

Job Summary:  The Visitor Services Sales Associates will generally be the first Fernbank Museum employee the visitor will 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 agent 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.)


Bartender (Special Events Staff), Part-Time

Position Summary
As part of Fernbank Museum’s special events staff, bartenders work closely with the beverage service manager to plan, organize and control the operations of bars during internal (Martinis & IMAX®, VIP receptions) and external events (wedding receptions, corporate parties). All bartenders must also be able to serve as a barkback and or busser.

This position offers a flexible schedule in a truly unique work environment. Starting pay is $9/hour, plus tips on cash bars and weekly Martinis & IMAX® event.  

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.)


Busser (Special Events 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 (Martinis & IMAX®, VIP receptions) 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 and weekly Martinis & IMAX® event.

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.)


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.)

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