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Assistant Manager of Donor Records and Stewardship, Full-Time

Job Summary
The Assistant Manager of Donor Records and Stewardship works closely with the Manager of Annual Campaigns and the development team to ensure the integrity and professional management of contributions and corresponding records in the donor database. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: data entry and information management; donor and sponsor acknowledgement; donor and sponsor fulfillment; creating and executing weekly, monthly and ad hoc reports; coordinating donor cultivation events; supporting the team on all fundraising initiatives and events; and other duties as assigned. Directly supports the leadership and key volunteers in their efforts to prospect potential donors, steward current donors and carry out successful solicitation practices and strategies.

Major Functions

2) Database Management & Administration

3) Donor Fulfillment

4) Donor Stewardship

5) Donor Cultivation & Events

 
6) Board Giving Campaigns

7) Other

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.


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.


Food Service Associate, Part-Time

Job Summary
Works regularly and equally on kitchen responsibilities and line positions depending on schedule

Kitchen Responsibilities

Line Responsibilities

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.


Grants Manager, Full-Time

Job Summary
The Grants Manager works closely with the Vice President of Institutional Advancement and other departments as needed to ensure the integrity and professional management of all grants and sponsorships. Responsibilities include a major emphasis on writing with additional oversight of all facets of granting including researching funding opportunities, meeting submission deadlines, fulfillment and compliance, monitoring funds and reporting. This position will develop and manage a robust proposal and grant reporting schedules, renew existing grant partnerships, identify viable corporate and foundation prospects and meet all required deadlines.

Major Functions

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.


Program Instructor, Part-Time

Job Summary
Program instructors present a variety of educational programs to school groups, museum guests, and school classrooms. Programs cover a wide range of science and natural history subjects, and audiences range from a few to hundreds. When not teaching, program instructors assist with the development of other educational programs and with other projects as assigned.

Major Functions

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

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 application.


Special Event Staff, Part-Time

Position Summary

We have several openings on our special event team servicing our internal, public and private events. This position offers a flexible schedule in a unique work environment. A perfect job for college students or a great second job.

This is a part-time position, most shifts are nights and weekends; pay is hourly plus tips 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 Counselor, Full-Time (Seasonal)

Job Summary
Dates: May 27, 2019 – August 2, 2019
Hours: Monday – Friday, 10am – 6pm (8 hours/day)

Summer Camp Counselors work alongside Fernbank’s permanent staff to implement an engaging and fun day camp for children ages 5 to 13. Counselors assist with science-related games and activities, camper management, and a variety of camp-related projects. Counselors act as positive role models for campers, encouraging them to grow and learn through challenges in a fun, safe, indoor and outdoor learning environment. Summer Camp Counselors also help with other duties in the Education Department as needed.

Major Functions

Preferred Experience

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, Part-Time (Seasonal)

Job Summary
Dates: May 27, 2019 – August 2, 2019
Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:45am – 11:45am (4 hours/day)

Summer Camp Counselors work alongside Fernbank’s permanent staff to implement an engaging and fun day camp for children ages 5 to 13. Counselors assist with science-related games and activities, camper management, and a variety of camp-related projects. Counselors act as positive role models for campers, encouraging them to grow and learn through challenges in a fun, safe, indoor and outdoor learning environment. Summer Camp Counselors also help with other duties in the Education Department as needed.

Major Functions

Preferred Experience

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.