Fuller Craft Museum seeks a part time security officer for Saturday shifts (9:30 am – 5:30 pm) with occasional additional shifts available. Security officers protect and guard artwork, staff and guests.
Under the direction of the Facilities Manager, provide security and safety for all staff, visitors and artwork. Convey information to visitors regarding the function of the Museum (e.g., bathroom locations, exit locations, gift shop etc.). Maintain a safe environment for all visitors, and employees. Project an image of professionalism in communication, appearance and conduct. Maintain a working knowledge of departmental standard operating procedures. Must maintain an active knowledge of security emergency procedures and environment of care standards. Assist Facilities Department with cleaning as necessary. Perform other duties as assigned by the Manager.
Required Knowledge & Skills:
High School Diploma or GED required.
Relevant experience in Security, Gallery work, or Visitor Services
Valid Massachusetts drivers license
Basic computer skills
Ability to respond efficiently to safety and security concerns; display good judgement and submit incident reports as needed.
This offer of employment is subject to a satisfactory CORI check or other background check
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $17.60 per hour (shift differential for Saturday availability)
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Frequently cited statistics show that women and members of structurally marginalized and/or communities underrepresented in museum jobs apply only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Fuller Craft Museum encourages any interested party to apply, as no one ever meets all of the qualifications. We look forward to your application.
Applications currently accepted and we look to fill the position immediately. To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume, to Facilities & Operations Manager Aaron Mason at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Security Officer” in your subject line. The Museum is an equal opportunity employer.
Studio Workshop Instructors [Applications are open]
At Fuller Craft Museum, we explore the materials, techniques, and artistic expression that challenge the perception of craft, while honoring the achievements of the past. We are seeking workshop proposals and instructors for our adult and ceramic classes, but all art and craft media are welcome. These are part-time, temporary, non-benefited, contract positions. Our facilities include a ceramics studio and multi-purpose studio. All workshops take place Tuesday-Sunday between 10 AM and 4 PM, as well as Thursday evenings from 6- 8:30 PM in the Museum’s galleries and studio classrooms. The capacity for workshops ranges from 4 to 12 participants depending on medium and equipment and space needs. Classes can be one-day or multi-session (up to 10-weeks) with flexible start and end dates. For more information and application instructions, view the individual descriptions below. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. We are currently hiring for our Spring 2023 Class Session (February 25 – May 21) and for our Fall 2023 Class Session (October 7 – December 17).
Studio Workshop Instructor
High School Education Internship [Applications for the 2022/23 School Year are Currently Closed]
Fuller Craft Museum offers expansive opportunities to discover the world of contemporary craft. By exploring the leading edge of craft through exhibitions, collections, education, and public programs, we challenge perceptions and build appreciation of the material world. We wish to foster this in the next generation of museum professionals by offering paid internships. A paid internship at Fuller Craft Museum offers practical experience, collaboration with our professional staff, and exposure to various aspects of general non-profit operations. Interns will gain valuable skills such as teamwork, leadership, and creative problem solving, while developing their professional interests. Our 6-month High School Internship Program provides two roles for current high school students in Fuller Craft’s Education Department. Chosen applicants will learn about museum work and museum education through hands-on projects, workshops, field trips, and programs. They will be supervised by the Education & Outreach Programs Manager.
For more information, eligibility, and application instructions, view the description.
Denise LeBlanc Internship [Applications for the 2022/23 School Year are Currently Closed]
Fuller Craft Museum offers expansive opportunities to discover the world of contemporary craft. By exploring the leading edge of craft through exhibitions, collections, education, and public programs, we challenge perceptions and build appreciation of the material world. We wish to foster this in the next generation of museum professionals, by offering paid internships. Fuller Craft Museum hosts interns from a wide variety of academic backgrounds, who have an interest in museums, art, education, or business.
A paid internship at Fuller Craft Museum offers practical experience, collaboration with our professional staff, and exposure to various aspects of general non-profit operations. Interns will gain valuable skills such as teamwork, leadership, and creative problem solving, while developing their professional interests. Interns will work on various assignments, including but not limited to: department initiatives, administrative tasks, special projects, and research opportunities. Assignments are dependent on Fuller Craft Museum’s needs and the intern’s individual strengths and interests.
The Denise LeBlanc Internship Fund was created expressly to provide stipends for paid internship opportunities at Fuller Craft Museum to students currently enrolled in a 2- or 4-year academic program, or who have commensurate life experience. The Denise LeBlanc Internship Fund was designed to accommodate students who might not otherwise be able to accept an unpaid internship opportunity; because of this, a statement of financial need is included in the internship application.
The Denise LeBlanc Internship Fund is made possible by the endowment of a generous anonymous donor, in tribute to the service of former Fuller Craft Museum Executive Director, Denise LeBlanc. To learn more and apply, Download the Instructions PDF.