The Curator of Earth Sciences will oversee preparation, preservation, and documentation related to minerals and fossils; research and develop exhibit concepts; assist the education department in curriculum and programming; assist with grant proposals; and oversee requests from researchers including literature searches.
- Official Title: Museum Curator
For more details, refer to the Museum Curator job description.
Travel: Travel throughout the County is required, as incumbents work at various Museum sites throughout the County. Employees will be required to make provision for transportation. At the time of hire, a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be produced for the individual providing the transportation.
Physical Requirements: Physical requirements of the position include the following: frequent sitting, walking, and standing; frequent lifting and carrying of materials up to 50 pounds, and occasional lifting and carrying of materials up to 100 pounds.
Availability: Incumbents will be required to work evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.
EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of full-time professional experience in earth sciences with primary responsibilities of interpretive programming, public engagement, exhibit planning/development, and managing or overseeing a collection in a museum or other public education institution.
Application Procedure: To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by 5:00 pm, December 7, 2018. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.
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