STATUS: Full-time, exempt
BENEFITS: Paid time off including vacation, sick, and holidays; health, vision, and dental insurance, 401k plan match
LAKESHORE MUSEUM CENTER MISSION: Inspire curiosity and wonder about Muskegon County's natural and cultural history through our interactive exhibits and experiential programs.
About the Museum: The Lakeshore Museum Center is a multi-site institution that has exhibits at all campuses and small exhibits throughout the community. The Museum is a traditional two-story history/natural history museum that features permanent and temporary exhibits. The Historic Sites campus includes five buildings/homes with changing exhibits. The Muskegon Heritage Museum is the latest campus addition and has industry-focused exhibits. Over 60,000 guests visit the museum annually for our exhibits and programs. Visit www.lakeshoremuseum.org for images and more information.
About this position: This position is part of the Exhibits and Collections Department and reports to the Exhibits and Collections Director. A successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in design and project management and the overall design and look of exhibits.
Exhibit and Graphic Design: 50%
● Responsible for the development, quality design, interactive design and layout design of temporary exhibits. This includes coordinated fabrication, construction, and installation of these exhibits on-site with Maintenance and at off-site locations as needed.
Project Management: 50%
● Coordinate all aspects of exhibit design with Museum staff, marketing firm, and others as needed.
1. Preferred three to five years of exhibit design, fabrication, construction, and installation experience.
To Apply: Please submit cover letter and resume to Cheryl Graves at Cheryl@lakeshoremuseum.org or via mail to Cheryl Graves, Lakeshore Museum Center, 430 W. Clay Ave, Muskegon, Ml 49440.
Posted on 10/13/2020