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Jobs at Louisiana Art & Science Museum
Below is a listing of job opportunities currently available at the Art & Science Museum. Please contact the museum about these open positions only.
Applying: Please send a letter of interest, resume, and references firstname.lastname@example.org. References will only be contacted with your permission.
The Exhibitions Coordinator is responsible for coordinating, installing, and taking down of a wide range of temporary and permanent exhibitions and displays in a professional and engaging manner. The position is responsible for the safe handling and display of artwork and other objects, coordination of shipping and insurance, and ongoing maintenance of objects and exhibits while on display. The position also assists with the conception, layout, design, and mounting of exhibitions. The position works closely with the Collections Manager and Curator of the Visitor Experience, and reports to the Assistant Director of Interpretation & Chief Curator.
Education: Bachelor’s degree required.
Skills: Familiarity with basic art handling practices and procedures; strong proficiency in the use and application of a wide range of tools and display techniques; working knowledge of basic technology used in museum displays; creative thinking abilities; detail-oriented; basic knowledge of art forms and artistic practices preferred. Applicants must be able to lift 40 lbs of weight safely.
Prior experience desired: Installing art in a museum, gallery or similar setting preferred
Position open until filled.
Fulltime position with benefits. Occasional weekend and after-hours work.
Interested applicants should apply with a resume, a letter of interest that sufficiently demonstrates writing skills and development of thought, and 3 to 5 professional references (references will not be contacted without permission). For information about the organization, you are encouraged to view the Museum’s website, www.lasm.org, and to visit the Art & Science Museum before applying.
Applications may be submitted via email to: email@example.com.
Applicants may apply in person at the visitor services center, Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or may email their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Museum Guide (rolling applications accepted)
Museum guides play an important role at Louisiana Art & Science Museum and contribute to the successful operation of the Museum by:
- Presenting Museum programs to school groups and the general public.
- Working in coordination with the Museum’s operations staff to manage school group visits.
- Monitoring art exhibitions, interactive exhibits, and public spaces to ensure that they are safe and secure.
- Providing visitors with accurate information about the Museum's operations, exhibits, and programs.
- Maintaining an orderly and functional work space.