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Job Opening - Exhibits Assistant I

11 Aug 2016 1:01 PM | Oregon Museums Association (Administrator)

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Exhibits Assistant I

on-call, 19-or-less hours/week


The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is seeking multiple Exhibit Assistant I’s that will provide maintenance, repair and technical support for OMSI’s exhibits including traveling exhibits. 


The ideal candidate must have, but not limited to:


  • Ability to follow basic instructions.
  • Professional communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of maintenance and repair. 
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time and lift heavy objects.
  • Understanding of confidentiality and protocol.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a warehouse or production facility.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Must pass all pre-employment checks, such as a criminal background check and reference checks.
  • May require passing the pre-duty internal safety training if required to operate forklifts, scissors lifts, and other exhibit moving and warehouse equipment requiring safety training.


Experience in proper handling of art and artifacts to include packing/unpacking, documentation, and installation, bilingual – Spanish/English, and previous experience working with volunteers is preferred.



Pay Rate: $12.38 - $15.17 per hour.


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