Employment

The Adirondack Museum is a not-for-profit history museum with 22 indoor/outdoor exhibit areas on 32 beautifully landscaped acres. The museum has year-round full-time and part-time staff as well as seasonal staff and interns who work when the museum is open from Memorial Day weekend to mid-October.

To apply for a position, please download an Employment Application or call 518.352.7311 ext. 176 to request an application be mailed to you.

Completed application forms or resumes with cover letters can be emailed to HRDept@adkmuseum.org, faxed to us at 518.352.7021, or mailed to:

Adirondack Museum
Attn: Human Resources Manager
P.O. Box 99
Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812

Thank you for your interest in working at the Adirondack Museum. The museum is an equal opportunity employer.

Assistant Manager of Retail Operations
(Full-time, year-round)

Description:

The Adirondack Museum is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to assist the Manager of Retail Operations with the day-to-day operations of the museum's store (approximately 2,200 sq. ft.), store website, and admissions. This position will monitor and maintain inventory; oversee mail and phone orders, web sales, and wholesale operations; provide administrative support; and assist with scheduling and supervising seasonal staff.

Qualifications:

Applicants must have three years' experience in a fast-paced retail establishment with experience monitoring inventory and processing web, mail, and phone sales. Must have point-of-sale system experience (Counterpoint a plus); strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Adobe Photoshop Elements); and the ability to analyze and interpret data.

Compensation and Benefits:

The position is full-time, year-round with benefits.

To Apply:

Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to HRDept@adkmuseum.org or the mailing address listed above.



Capital Campaign Coordinator
(Full-time, year-round, temporary-two years)

Description:

The Adirondack Museum is seeking a highly organized professional to assist the Director of Institutional Advancement with planning, coordinating, and managing the day-to-day operations of a capital campaign.

Responsibilities also include researching and compiling detailed donor and prospect profiles, reports, etc., and maintaining accurate campaign records.

Qualifications:

Candidate must have strong computer skills (Raiser's Edge, Prezi, Excel, Word, and Internet). The ability to present self in a professional manner and strong attention to detail are required.

Experience:

Previous experience assisting with a capital campaign is a plus.

Compensation and Benefits:

Position is full-time, temporary (approximately 24 months), with benefits.

To Apply:

Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to HRDept@adkmuseum.org or the mailing address listed above.



Cleaning Assistant (Seasonal)

starting immediately, 4 - 5 days/week, weekend work required

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team. Assist with all aspects of campus cleaning prior to museum's open season and during the open season.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Café Assistant (Seasonal)

weekend work may be required

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team, May - October. Prepare salads, sandwiches, etc., and serve to visitors; operate sales terminal; light cleaning duties.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Education Assistant (Seasonal)

weekend work may be required

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team, May - October. Greet and interact with visitors in the exhibitions and at activity stations; oversee artifacts in the exhibitions; light cleaning duties.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Gardener (Seasonal)

2 - 3 days/week

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team, May - October. Responsible for maintaining the museum's gardens under supervision of the Grounds Manager.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Grounds Assistant (Seasonal)

2 - 3 days/week; weekend work may be required

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team, May - October. Assist Grounds Manager with daily maintenance of museum grounds.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Membership Representative (Seasonal)

3 days/week; must be available to work Sunday - Tuesday

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team, May - October. Greet visitors and explain membership benefits, enroll or renew memberships, process dues payments, enter data in computer database.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Museum Store Sales Associate (Seasonal)

weekend work may be required

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude and excellent customer-service skills to join our team. May - October. Assist visitors with their shopping experience; operate sales terminal; unpack, mark, and stock merchandise.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)



Visitor Information Assistant (Seasonal)

weekend work required

Description:

Looking for individuals with a friendly, positive attitude, and excellent customer service skills to join our team. Provide customer service to visitors both in person and via the main phone line for the museum. Respond to questions regarding the museum and the area in a positive, informed, cheerful, and professional manner.

To Apply:

Download the Employment Application, fill it out, and e-mail it to HRDept@adkmuseum.org.

You may also fax it to (518) 352-7021 or mail it to Adirondack Museum, Attn: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812.

(If you can not download the Employment Application, call (518) 352-7311, ext. 176, to request an application be mailed to you.)