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Animal Programs Facilitator, Part-time

Summary
The Animal Programs Facilitator will focus on live animal care with extensive time spent on husbandry and enrichment, as well as animal-focused programs. This position will also include interaction with children and families in many facets of Fernbank Museum's public programming. This position requires availability Friday-Monday for an average of 10-15 hours weekly.

Essential Functions

Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Director of Outdoor Programs, Full-Time

Summary
The Director of Outdoor Programming supports and advances the mission, goals and objectives of Fernbank Museum by overseeing outdoor programming efforts, including public, school and community programs and events. The Director will develop and teach informal environmental education programs for a wide audience, including schools, families and adults, and train staff and volunteers in program content and interpretation.
Essential Functions

Other Job Functions

Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Education Facilitator, Part-Time

Job Summary
Education Facilitators interact with children and families in a variety of Fernbank Museum of Natural History's public programming, including exhibits, science presentations, and family event days. This job will require time spent outdoors and some weekend, evening, and holiday work.

Major Functions


Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Front Office Agent, Part-Time

Job Summary
The Front Office Agent 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. Front Office Agents 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 the most enjoyable experience possible. Front Office Agents must also possess the ability to learn and maintain the Museum's cash-handling policies and procedures, as each agent is responsible for balancing sales revenue at the end of each day.
Functions

Requirements

Skills

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Human Resources Assistant, Part-Time

Summary
The human resources assistant is responsible for the administrative support of day-to-day human resources operations.

Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Competencies

Supervisory Responsibility
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in an office setting.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to observe, speak and hear.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a part-time position. Days of work are flexible; hours of work are 8:30am to 4:30pm.

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Fernbank Café Attendant/Dishwasher, Part-time

Position Summary

This position provides critical support to the day-to-day functions of the Fernbank Café and plays a major role in ensuring a quality guest experience. 

Essential Functions

Requirements

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Interpretive Ranger, Part-Time

Job Summary

The Interpretive Ranger will enhance visitor experiences in Fernbank Forest and WildWoods outdoor areas as a roving naturalist during public hours. In addition to monitoring conditions along the trails and outdoor exhibitions, the Ranger will provide some interpretation of Fernbank's outdoor natural resources to the public. This job requires extensive time spent outdoors in all conditions and on uneven terrain. This position requires availability of at least 2 full days (including a weekend day) and 1 half day weekly.

Major Functions

Education & Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


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 Museum Store's daily operations and the creation of the proper atmosphere for a successful and profitable store.

Major Functions

Requirements

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Projectionist, Part-Time

Summary
Responsible for the operation of the projection and sound systems in two theaters, as well as assisting in the general upkeep and maintenance of all equipment.   

Major Functions

Experience Requirements

Skills and Attributes

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.


Security Officer, Full-time and Part-time

Summary
This position is under the direct supervision of the Security Chief, Assistant Manager of Security and when appropriate, the Security Shift Supervisor. As a member of the Security Department, this individual is responsible for the protection, safeguarding and security of all Fernbank Museum of Natural History guests, patrons, staff, volunteers, collections and assets. Both full-time and part-time positions are available.

Essential Functions

Competencies

Work Environment
This job operates in a professional environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, radios and filing cabinets.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak, listen, stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel, and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Evening and weekend work are required as job duties demand.

Required Education and Experience

Preferred Education and Experience

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your applicatio


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

Click here for a downloadable application. (Acrobat required.)
Completed applications should be submitted along with your resume and cover letter to humanresources@fernbankmuseum.org.
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team.
Please review employment eligibility information available in English and Spanish before submitting your application.