25 November 2013
1) Museum Reference and Curatorial Associate, Hart Nautical Collections, apply today
2) Curator, Maritime History, Aberdeen Maritime Museum, closes December 9
3) Curatorial Assistant/Ship Interpreter, USS Texas, closes December 4
Under the direction of the Battleship TEXAS Curator, this position performs curatorial and interpretative work for and related to, Battleship TEXAS. Curatorial work includes acquistioning, preserving, cataloging and inventorying of the sites collections. Performs research work connected with collections, interpretive projects, publications and social media. Responsible for resource education, interpretive programming, outreach and volunteer coordination for Battleship TEXAS. May supervise the work of volunteers, interns and assistants. Other duties may include: report preparation, general maintenance, custodial duties, visitor/customer service and assisting with the safety and security of visitors, staff, volunteers, and community service workers. Performs physical labor in various climates to complete projects. Performs additional duties as assigned. Complies with all Agency, Division, and Branch rules, regulations, and procedures.
4) Senior Exhibits Manager, Nauticus
The City of Norfolk and Nauticus, are seeking a qualified, creative Senior Exhibits Manager to oversee all operations and activities of the exhibit department. The Senior Exhibits Manager develops and maintains exhibit schedules, reviews and facilitates all exhibit-related contracts, assists with the development and design of in-house exhibits, and manages the logistics and installation of exhibits. A creative approach to interpretation and exhibit design is necessary.
The qualified candidate will manage staff scheduling, daily maintenance of equipment and exhibits, and departmental purchasing. Close coordination with other departments (including education, visitor services and marketing) is essential. The qualified candidate will be hands-on, and have the necessary skill set to help maintain and repair exhibit-related components.