Overview

THE POSITION

The State Museum of Pennsylvania is looking for a skilled manager and creative exhibit designer to be its next Chief of Exhibits.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK

This is an administrative and supervisory position which plans, designs, installs, and maintains museum exhibits at The State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg and reports to the Director of The State Museum of Pennsylvania.

The Chief of Exhibits manages the exhibits program and exhibits staff, develops completion schedules and prioritizes projects for individual exhibits and integrating exhibits into the general program and educational needs of the Museum.

The work includes all tasks involved with the design, layout, fabrication, and installation of exhibits, including in-house exhibits, traveling exhibits and both permanent and temporary exhibits.

WORK SCHEDULE:
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Monday – Friday
Lunch Period: 1 Hour

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY

One year as an Administrative Officer 2; or

Four years of experience in progressively responsible and varied office management of staff work in public or private organization, including experience in personnel management budgeting or procurement; and such training as may have been gained through graduation from a four-year college or university; or

Any equivalent combination of experience and training.