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Maintenance Assistant, Full-Time

Job Summary
Responsible for assisting in the general upkeep and maintenance of the main Museum campus, and other Museum facilities and grounds. Assist the Director of Facilities, Shop Coordinator and Grounds Coordinator on daily tasks and long-term projects.   

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.


Summer Camp Counselor, Full-time/Temporary

Job Summary
The Summer Camp Counselor will function as camp counselor for a Kindergarten through middle school day camp, assisting Education staff with science-related games and activities, classroom management, and other camp related projects. The Counselor will lead Summer Camp's AfterCare program and assist with other duties in the Education Department as needed.

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.


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 will require extensive time spent outdoors.

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.


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

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.


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.


Summer Camp Assistant, Part-Time/Temporary

Job Summary
The Summer Camp Assistant will work with the Summer Camp Counselor to support Fernbank Museum's AfterCare program for a Kindergarten through middle school day camp, assisting with science-related games and activities, classroom management, and other camp related projects. The Summer Camp Assistant will also help with other duties in the Education Department as needed.

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.


Seasonal Animal Care Staff, Part-Time/Temporary

Job Summary
The Seasonal Animal Care Staff member will provide care for Fernbank Museum's live animal collection and conduct animal encounters and educational presentations for Fernbank visitors. Other related duties in support of the Education Department and Museum may also be performed. This is a seasonal, 25 hours per week position requiring a Sunday – Thursday schedule from April through July.

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.


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:

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.