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Information regarding temporary positions: Applications for temporary positions are held for 60 days.  You will not receive a response to your application unless you are selected for an interview.  If you have not been contacted within 60 days and you are still interested in a job with the City, reapply.

Recreation Leader II - Museum Aide II

  • Type:Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.76 - $14.36 per hour
  • Posted Date:07/01/2016
CITY OF LANCASTER
Invites Applications for Temporary
Part-Time Employment For:
RECREATION LEADER II
- MUSEUM AIDE II-


Click here for the:  Supplemental Questionnaire

THE POSITION
The Museum Aide II will typically report to the Museum Assistant or Associate Museum Curator and will assist in a variety of tasks associated with the organization and implementation of programs and services at the City of Lancaster Museum/Art Gallery and Western Hotel/Museum.

EXAMPLE OF DUTIES
In addition to the Museum Aide I duties, the Museum Aide II is responsible for the following: matting/framing of Exhibition Artwork; training of new part-time staff; computer inputting and layout; working on reception, special events, tours; organizing and preparing written interpretive materials and presenting lectures on AV Indians, history, natural history and other related subjects for schools (K-12), as part of the Museum/Art Gallery educational outreach program; and performing other duties as required.

STANDARDS
Candidates must be 18 years of age or older; have education equivalent to high school graduation; college level courses in art, art history, museum studies or anthropology are preferred. Other requirements include twelve (12) months paid volunteer or intern-related experience in a museum or an art gallery, excellent oral and written communication as well as organizational skills, a friendly, versatile and outgoing personality, and the ability to learn quickly about varied exhibitions. A valid California driver’s license is required.

SALARY: $12.76 - $14.36/hr.

MUSEUM HOURS:
Tues.-Sun 11AM-6PM with extended hours on Thursday to 8PM.
WESTERN HOTEL MUSEUM HOURS: Fri. & Sat. 12-4
Staff often work outside of this schedule to accommodate rentals, special events, install/deinstall, special assignments.


SELECTION PROCEDURE
When vacancies occur, only the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in an oral interview. Submit a Supplemental Questionnaire with the City Application.  (You may download the supplemental questionnaire by clicking on the link at the top of this page.)

CONTACT
Human Resources Dept, City of Lancaster, 44933 Fern Ave, Lancaster, CA 93534. (661) 723-6000.

The City of Lancaster is an EEO/AA/ADA employer.
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