Isamu Noguchi, Momo Taro, 1977-78. Gift of the Ralph E. Ogden Foundation, Inc.

Job Opportunities

CUSTODIAN

Seeking a Custodian to join the Building and Grounds team and assist with general maintenance and upkeep of the Museum’s offices, galleries and grounds.  This is a temporary weekend role including holiday Mondays through the end of November 2014.  The role has potential to go full time in 2015.

Position Summary
Under the direction of the Preparator and Facilities Manager, the Custodian is responsible for the general maintenance, cleaning and upkeep of the building and grounds.   The candidate will also be responsible for assisting all other departments as needed including setting up for meetings, special events, and light maintenance work.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Keep Museum Building offices, galleries and outdoor grounds clean and well maintained, including:
• Empty waste baskets and garbage cans and pick up litter
• Clean toilets
• Vacuum, sweep and mop
• Clean kitchen areas and mirrors and glass in doors and windows
• Light maintenance work to include changing light bulbs, clear leaves on walk ways and other requested items as needed

Required Skills and Qualifications
• A high school diploma or GED, and 3 years of equivalent work experience  preferred
• Ability to work both independently and in teams and the ability to work in a busy environment
• Excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with staff and the general public
• A valid driver’s license and access to a car
• Availability to work extended hours, including weekends and holidays, as necessary
• Ability to work outdoors, as required, in various weather conditions
• Physical requirements include the ability to remain standing and walking for extended periods of time and be able to lift/carry/move up to 50 pounds, use small power tools, climb a ladder and drive a golf cart.

To Apply: please send your cover letter and resume to Donna Ricci, Human Resources Consultant at d.ricci@stormkingartcenter.org with “Custodian” in the subject line.

 

SEASONAL BOOTH ATTENDANTS

Storm King Art Center, seeks reliable, trustworthy, approachable, and good natured, Part-Time Booth Attendants to join our team of Safety and Guides at our unique 500 acre site for the 2014 Season, April 2 through November 30, 2014.

Job Description
Our small team of Seasonal Staff are essential to the smooth running of the Art Center.  Booth Attendants are the first person guests’ encounter: they serve as the face of the Art Center and set the tone for an enjoyable visit.

Generally, Booth Attendants welcome visitors to Storm King, collect their admission, and notify visitors of special programs for the day.  In addition, Booth Attendants coordinate with office staff and the safety team in welcoming VIPs and group visits and accommodating any special guest needs or special events.

Hours
Part-Time positions are available for weekend shift including Monday holiday days.  Typical work day is 9 am to 6 pm, and until 8 pm Saturdays and Sundays from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Morning or evening events will occasionally require longer working days.   Storm King’s 2014 Season runs April 2 through November 30, 2014.

Benefits
Starting salary is $10 per hour.  Booth Attendants work a regular, agreed schedule with occasional opportunities for overtime. Booth Attendants are eligible to participate in Storm King’s 403(b) retirement plan.  AED and CPR training provided bi-annually.

Requirements
Candidates must have 1 year of cash register and/or point-of-sale experience. Excellent customer service skills. Experience working with visitors at an art, educational or similar organization is a plus.  Must be available to work weekends and holiday Mondays through November 30, 2014.  NY State Security Guard License preferred.  Must enjoy working with the public and being outdoors in all weather conditions.  Must be able to stand for long periods of time and willing to work in close proximity to others.  Occasional lifting.

To apply, please send your resume  with “Booth Attendant” in the Subject Line to Donna Ricci, Human Resources Consultant at d.ricci@stormkingartcenter.org with “Booth Attendant” in subject or mail to: Storm King Art Center, ATTN: Donna Ricci, P.O.  Box 280, Mountainville, NY 10953.  Storm King is an equal opportunity employer.

 

SEASONAL SAFETY OFFICERS

Storm King Art Center, seeks reliable, trustworthy, approachable, and good natured, unarmed Safety Officers to join our team of Safety and Guides at our unique 500 acre site for the 2014 Season, April 2 through November 30, 2014.

Job Description
Our small team of Seasonal Staff are essential to the smooth running of the Art Center.  Safety Officers are not only responsible for protecting our site, but they are the first friendly face our visitors see and are often the first people visitors turn to for assistance.

Safety Officers guard, patrol and monitor the outdoor and indoor premises as part of a managed team; they ensure the safety of Storm King’s property and collection, visitors and staff; they help with events, direct cars, assist visitors, escort special guests, drive the trams and respond to safety and security incidents.

Hours
Full and Part Time positions are available for the Wednesday-Sunday and for Friday-Sunday shifts with some flexibility. Typical work day is 9 am to 6 pm, and 8 pm Saturdays and Sundays from Memorial Day to Labor Day.  Morning or evening events will occasionally require longer working days.  Storm King is open holiday Mondays.  Storm King’s 2014 Season begins April 2 and ends November 30, 2014.

Benefits
Starting salary is $12 per hour.  Safety Officers work a regular, agreed schedule with occasional opportunities for overtime.  Safety Officers can participate in Storm King’s 403(b) retirement plan.  AED and CPR training provided on a bi-annual basis.

Requirements
Candidates must have a current NY State Security Guard License or be able to be licensed during the season.  Storm King may provide assistance with the licensing application process for unlicensed applicants and provides recertification training for license renewals.   Must have a clean and valid driver’s license.  At least 1 year relevant experience preferred.  Must enjoy working with the public and being outdoors in all weather conditions.  Must be able to stand for long periods of time and walk the grounds.  Occasional lifting.  Ability to conduct patrols on supplied bicycles a plus.

Please send your resume to Donna Ricci, Human Resources Consultant at d.ricci@stormkingartcenter.org with “Safety Officer” in subject or mail to: Storm King Art Center, ATTN: Donna Ricci, P.O.  Box 280, Mountainville, NY 10953.

 

SEASONAL GUIDES

Storm King Art Center, seeks reliable, trustworthy, approachable, and good natured, Guides to join our team of Safety and Guides at our unique 500 acre site for the 2014 Season, April 2 through November 30, 2014.

Job Description
Our small team of Seasonal Staff are essential to the smooth running of the Art Center.  Guides are responsible for enhancing our visitors experience in a friendly and professional manner.  Guides assist visitors by answering questions and by providing information on Storm King exhibitions, artists and artwork, site, amenities and services, but also are responsible for protecting Storm King property through observation of and interaction with the visitors.  Guides are stationed throughout the grounds at key visitor locations, both indoors and outdoors.  Guides provide support for site education, and events, and with training may be responsible for VIP tours.  Guides may also assist with booth relief, support operations and assist with administrative tasks as needed.

Hours
Full and part time positions are available for a combination of weekday and weekend schedules. All schedules include some weekend work. Typical work days are 9am to 6pm and 8pm Saturdays from Memorial Day to Labor Day.  Morning or evening events will occasionally require longer working days.  Storm King is open holiday Mondays.  Storm King’s 2014 Season began April 2 through November 30, 2014.

Benefits
Starting salary is $10.00 per hour.  Guides work a regular, agreed schedule with occasional opportunities for overtime.  Guides are eligible to participate in Storm King’s 403(b) retirement plan.  AED and CPR training provided.

Requirements
Candidates should have a love of art and nature, enjoy working with the public, and being outdoors in all weather conditions.  Must be able to interact with visitors and staff in a friendly and professional manner.  Must show a willingness to be learn about Storm King and current exhibitions and be prepared to answer questions about specific sculptures and artists. Work closely with Safety Officers to monitor and enforce compliance with Storm King’s rules and policies. Must be able to stand for long periods of time and walk the grounds.  Ability to patrol by provided bicycle a plus.  Occasional lifting.

To apply please send your resume to Donna Ricci, Human Resources Consultant at d.ricci@stormkingartcenter.org with “Guide” in the subject or mail to: Storm King Art Center, ATTN: Donna Ricci, P.O.  Box 280, Mountainville, NY 10953.

 

Storm King Art Center is an EEO institution/employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, height, weight, or marital status in employment or the provision of services and is an equal access/equal opportunity employer.