185 Elm Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Date Posted: February 07, 2019
Region: Central Massachusetts
The Fitchburg Art Museum (FAM) seeks a responsible individual to join our Security/Visitor Services (SVS) team. SVS provide security for the museum buildings as well as works of art. SVS is the primary public face of the museum and helps to make Museum visitors feel welcome.
SVS must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time as well as be able to lift 25 pounds. SVS must have a flexible schedule and be available for weekends and evening hours. The right candidates will enjoy working in a museum environment, have computer literacy, as well as the ability to communicate clearly and pleasantly with our guests. Previous experience in a museum or with security or events is a plus.
Hours vary per week.
To apply please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fitchburg Art Museum is the leading cultural institution in North Central Massachusetts. FAM was founded in 1925, and its four-building complex, with over
20,000 square feet of exhibition space, features exhibitions from its art historical collections of over 5,000 objects, as well as special loan exhibitions focused on New England contemporary art. Collection strengths include American Art, photography, and African Art. Area schools, community groups, and artist organizations organize shows for FAM’s Community Gallery, and the Museum maintains active educational partnerships with public and private schools, and Fitchburg State University. FAM also participates in efforts to stimulate the local creative economy. FAM is fully accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.
For more information about FAM, please visit www.fitchburgartmuseum.org.
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¹ Americans for the Arts. (2017). “Arts & Economic Prosperity 5: The Economic Impact of Nonprofits and Cultural Organizations and Their Audiences in the State of Massachusetts.” Retrieved from www.AmericansForTheArts.org
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