Reports To: Facility Rental Coordinator
Classification: Part Time, Non-Exempt
Department: External Relations
Location: 3225 Fourth St. Jackson, MI
Supervises: Bartending Staff (occasionally)
Salary range: $10/hour, 10-15 hrs/wk average varies seasonally
About this position
The assistant will staff rental events at Ella Sharp Museum. This position will primarily focus on logistics and customer service. At times this individual may supervise contracted bartending staff. Some physical labor will be required.
Representative responsibilities of this office include:
This position requires the ability to do one or more of the following throughout the day: stand, walk, sit, bend and reach above and below shoulder level, and lift/carry 40 lbs. The position involves some repetitive motion (typing, filing, etc.). The noise level in the work environment is variable and unpredictable, ranging from quiet to loud. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. All job applicants receive equal consideration for employment.
About the Ella Sharp Museum
The Ella Sharp Museum, founded in 1965, offers programs, exhibits and experiences preserving community history, advancing art appreciation and understanding, connecting children with science and, through the Cell Block 7 Museum, exploring Jackson’s prison history. Our 10 acre campus includes the Hadwin Center with exhibit galleries, program spaces, offices and a museum store; the Merriman Sharp farmhouse, a one-room schoolhouse, a log cabin, barn and other historic structures; and the Hurst Planetarium. Our mission focuses on providing opportunities to connect our community with history, the arts, and science. We received American Alliance of Museums accreditation in 1978 and have been reaccredited twice. One of the first small museums in the country to receive such distinction, the Ella Sharp Museum is one of only 38 accredited institutions in the state of Michigan.
How to apply: Submit cover letter and resume via email to: Michelle McClellan, Director of External Affairs, Ella Sharp Museum, MichelleM@EllaSharp.org Resumes will be reviewed upon receipt. Position open until filled.
Posted on the MMA website 9/8.