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Museum Administrative Position
Santa Paula Art Museum

Santa Paula, CA

About the job

The Santa Paula Art Museum is looking for a well-rounded individual for Museum Administrative position. The museum offers a wide variety of public and educational art programs for all ages. In 2018 the museum campus will open the Cole Creativity Center which will provide space for the Museum’s growing collection and a new studio program. The Santa Paula Art Museum is located in downtown Santa Paula in the historic Limoneira building. We are looking for someone to join our fun and creative team during this exciting period of growth. Candidate must be a self-starter who exhibits good judgment and has the ability to multi-task and prioritize with minimal direction. The position requires exceptional organizational, and interpersonal skills. Attention to detail and accuracy are essential; it is also important that the individual be a team player and is able to demonstrate tact, courtesy and judgment in working with others within the museum. Position will assist Executive Director in membership management including data entry and drafting of correspondence, collections management, volunteer scheduling, gift shop inventory, event set-up, and curatorial assistance.           


Candidate must have Bachelor's degree or Associates Degree in Art and 2-3 years’ experience in museum/office atmosphere. Candidate must also possess a high level of proficiency in MS Word, Outlook and Excel. Experience with PastPerfect cataloging software a plus. This position requires excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Must be able to work independently and balance demands in fast-paced work environment.  Position is 20 hours per week at $15.00.

Please email a cover letter with your resumé to No calls please.

Contact:Jennifer Heighton
Address: 117 N. 10th Street

Deadline: 06-30-2017

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