The Cincinnati Museum Center seeks an Exhibits Maintenance Manager.
Job Purpose: Plans and completes ongoing maintenance for all elements of all permanent exhibits within the three museums of Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) at Union Terminal and other locations as deemed necessary, ensuring and/or providing emergency and ad hoc maintenance during all public and private open museum hours. The three museums include The Cincinnati Museum of Natural History & Science, The Cincinnati History Museum and the Children’s Museum.
This position is part of a current two-person team made up of Exhibit Maintenance Manager and the Assistant Manager of Exhibit Maintenance. Additional support from other exhibit staff is available and provided upon request of the Director of Exhibits.
This position manages the scheduling of the Assistant Manager of Exhibit Maintenance and shares the overall exhibit maintenance workload. Eventually, additional exhibit maintenance technicians may be added.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Qualifications: This position requires a candidate with a minimum of three (3) years of experience or equivalent educational and/or vocational training in a combination of the fields of construction, electrical wiring, and mechanical equipment maintenance. Strong knowledge of ALL of these fields is required. Additional requirements for candidates include the following:
Additional preferred skills include the following:
Working Conditions: Position is full time, operating primarily in a workshop and museum environment. Candidate must be able to problem solve, strategize, and adapt quickly, safely, and responsively with fullest commitment to facilitating superb visitor experience and inspiring CMC staff's confidence in the quality and reliability of CMC's permanent exhibits.
Working hours begin at 6:30 AM every day, with a default weekly schedule of 8 hour work days, Monday through Friday. Occasional weekend schedules will likely be necessary when the Assistant Manager of Exhibit Maintenance is on vacation or otherwise unable to work.
Maintenance Manager responds by phone, and if necessary in person to staff-identified emergencies on weekends and holidays, engaging an appropriate backup point if unavailable outside of standard working hours.
Salary range: $43,000-$45,000
Job classification: Full-time
To apply: Apply online at www.cincymuseum.org.
Posted: July 19, 2021