Exhibit Builder Job Description Sample
Exhibit Builder/ Lighting Specialist
The National Aquarium is looking for an Exhibit Builder with a specialty in Exhibit Lighting. Primarily, this role will maintain and document the current exhibit lighting systems.
In addition, this role will work the current team of exhibit builders to fabricate and maintain exhibit components as well as live installations. With all of the different types of exhibits and lighting we have, someone with high levels of mechanical aptitude and readiness to be in any kind of environment is important. As this position highlights our amazing animals and environments, the ideal candidate has a sincere appreciation for, and potentially knowledge of, the environment and animal world.
This position requires flexibility when it comes to scheduling to accommodate our operation. Every project and task is highly dependent on solid communication and cooperative work with others.
To be the right candidate for the job, you should possess the following skills and experience: required is experience with computer controlled lighting systems (such as Lutron & DMX) setup, operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Reading construction drawings is essential. We would expect 3 years of experience at a minimum setting up, programming, operating and maintaining DMX lighting systems.
You should be familiar with electrical circuits, visible light spectroscopy, and color theory. Working knowledge of ETC Mosaic Designer and/or Ecue Programmer software would be very desirable.
In addition to the lighting skills, the ideal candidate should possess experience in fabrication and construction techniques for a variety of materials and methods, such as plastics, composites, and metals. Woodworking tools and equipment are frequently used, so candidates should have experience with these as well as adhesives, fasteners, and coatings. Experience with 3D CAD software or a 2D CAD software would be extremely beneficial as well.
If you're interested in joining a talented team of people that showcase our incredible animals and exhibitry, and passionate about joining a conservation organization, please apply today!
The National Aquarium is committed to diversity and invites individuals who bring a diversity of culture, experience and ideas to apply.
ABOUT THE NATIONAL AQUARIUM
Recently named one of Baltimore's Best Places to Work, the National Aquarium opened in 1981 as a nonprofit aquatic education and conservation organization, the jewel of the city's Inner Harbor redevelopment. SmartCEO Magazine honored the National Aquarium with the Healthiest Workplace award and the Corporate Culture award in 2016. With a mission to inspire conservation of the world's aquatic treasures, the Aquarium is consistently ranked one of the nation's two top aquariums and has hosted over 51 million guests since opening.
Today, the National Aquarium builds on a 36-year history of local, regional and global conservation initiatives that provide real solutions for protecting marine life, ecosystems and aquatic communities. Its Animal Rescue team has rescued, rehabilitated and released hundreds of marine mammals and endangered sea turtles throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.
Its Animal Welfare and Science teams participate in important research efforts to confront pressing ocean conservation issues and advocate for smarter policies at local, state and federal levels. Through education, research, conservation action and advocacy, the National Aquarium is pursuing a vision to change the way humanity cares for our ocean planet.
HOW TO APPLY Interested and engaged applicants should apply through our website http://aqua.org/jobs. Requests for reasonable accommodation can be made by e-mailing HR@aqua.org.
Exhibit Hall Coordinator
Gaylord Hotels is a multi-location hospitality brand guided by a single focus: extraordinary meetings and conventions. From guest rooms and meeting space, to entertainment and dining all in a self-contained environment, Gaylord Hotels makes meeting planning easy and provides attendees great networking opportunities.
As a Gaylord Hotels STAR, you'll bring your warm smile, genuine excitement and a "consider it done" spirit to work. In return, you'll experience the rewards of growing your career among a team of professionals with a passion for excellence. Ready for a change?
Take the initiative. Enjoy the Rewards.
Assist inmaintaining exhibit hall facility and utility services
Obtain informationregarding move in/out times, schedules, special requirements, contractors anddock space from production companies
Coordinate with dockmanager on client move in/out requirements. Monitor Load in/outprocedures to ensure hotel policies are maintained
Perform pre-eventand post-event walk through with contractors, tech director to inspect fordamage and follow up with client for damage payment
Lead the conference set up team to create accurate and timely function set-up, service, delivery and breakdown of assigned conference events. Support and coordinate departmental services in response to meeting planner and operational specifications with a focus on quality and customer satisfaction.
Lead and coordinate the complete setup and servicing of all assigned conference events to include assigning tasks, setup inspection, staging equipment and managing linen. Monitor the performance of the conference set up team. Provide training and coaching to promote the following of policies and procedures.
Monitor the efficient use of labor and supplies. Prepare meeting equipment and function space to be ready for client. Maintain familiarity with safety regulations to audit compliance with life safety codes.
Communicate with internal departments and client/representatives to verify accurate room sets and service delivery. Inspect guest and service areas to verify cleanliness and organization. Conduct and maintain routine inventory of setup equipment.
Assist management in training, scheduling, evaluating, counseling, and motivating and coaching employees; and serve as a role model.
Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report any maintenance problems, safety hazards, accidents, or injuries; complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional.
Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets. Support all co-workers and treat them with dignity and respect. Support team to reach common goals.
Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance. Assist with moving, lifting, carrying, and placing of objects weighing in excess of 75 pounds.
Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats (e. g., small print). Grasp, turn, and manipulate objects of varying size and weight, requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping.
Move over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces and steps. Move up and down stairs and/or service ramps. Listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees.
Speak with others using clear and professional language. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.
Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.
WE BRING THE "WOW"!
ARE YOU READY TO BE A "WOW" MAKER?
GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global event marketing company with over 90 years and 4,000 passionate employees in North America, Europe and the Middle East. We are seeking experienced trade show carpenters and cabinet makers with the ability to carry out the essential duties of this position. This position includes, but is not limited to, the responsibilities and qualifications indicated in this posting.
We create some of the most incredible events in the world – think traveling entertainment exhibitions, global user groups, sales conferences, holiday extravaganzas and exhibitions of all sizes. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visual, accommodations to insightful measurement – and every detail in between – we bring brands to life!
Our mission is to create memorable event experiences, and we count on our talented employees around the world help us do it. We are looking for team members who can dream up the impossible and deliver it.
Wow I Didn't Know GES Did That: https://www.youtube.com/embed/Mh6q13ji8Hw
Construct or refurbish basic exhibit, retail and permanent structures using materials such as plywood, acrylic and metal
Work from scaled drawings to produce components or complete component assemblies
Use hand tools and power tools safely
Install lighting, audiovisual and graphic components in accordance with the design and construction drawings
Assemble and install custom structures in tradeshow, retail or corporate environments
Perform cycle counts of raw material inventory when assigned
Perform box assembly or internal crate packing
Pull and pack fulfillment orders and prepare for shipment
Organize and maintain a clean and safe warehouse
Follow company safety guidelines
Respect and properly maintain company equipment
Maintain communications in a cooperative, respectful and professional manner with all levels of staff and customers
Manual dexterity, mechanically inclined
Forklift experience (will certify once hired)
Ability to lift 75+ pounds
Sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines
Ability to work independently once given assignment
Ability to read and follow work order details thoroughly
Ability to follow directions and respect supervision
Communicate openly, honestly and constructively
Ability to use inventory scanners/shipping software
Ability to use woodworking power tools and hand tools
Experience working with high-pressure laminates a plus
Basic computer skills a plus
Knowledge of CNC Setup, Machining, and or Operation a plus
This position reports to the Carpentry Foreman. It focuses primarily on carpentry work in the fast-paced environment of a trade show exhibit house where deadlines cannot be missed. The candidate is expected to follow all company policies and safety guidelines while upholding the quality standards of the company.
Our team members are our family, so we help our team members care for their families. The rewards of joining GES are extensive. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees. Here are some of the highlights:
401K with company match
Career development program
Tuition reimbursement program
Employee assistance program
Community involvement opportunities
And much more……
EEO InformationEqual Opportunity Employer, including vets and disability.
Exhibit Specialist I - Tour Guide/Fws Presenter
Job Title Exhibit Specialist I - Tour Guide/FWS Presenter
Auto req ID 17346BR
Full / Part Time Part-Time
Employment Type Temporary
Country United States
Job Introduction THIS POSITION IS A PART TIME, SHORT TERM, MAX 1000 HOUR ASSIGNMENT.
Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (AIS), is actively seeking individuals who can contribute to national security within the science, technology, and engineering fields as part of our supplemental labor team at vital federal research and development installations supporting the Department of Energy. AIS has an established history of contributing to the success of their customers mission. Available employment opportunities may range from administrative and logistical support to advanced technical positions.
Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.
Successful candidates will be employees of AIS, a premier government contractor charged with employing highly-motivated and well-qualified personnel who can advance the missions of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, CA. Though employed by AIS, the employee will take day-to-day direction from technical personnel employed directly by the research laboratories. Pay, benefits, Human Resource, and Employment Management functions are provided by AIS.
Under limited supervision the LLNL tour guide will guide a variety of diverse groups throughout the Laboratory grounds in a Lab shuttle, stopping at various locations throughout the Lab. The LLNL Tour Program hosts tours for community groups, special interest groups, and families.
This position may require the Exhibit Specialist I have the flexibility to work overtime, shift and or weekends to accomplish goals. The successful candidate will be required to pass various on-site training modules to pursue work assignments.
Serve as an LLNL docent/tour guide/Fun with Science presenter
Memorize a detailed script
Respond to guest inquiries with discretion, providing accurate, courteous and intelligible information
Demonstrate basic science concepts with an emphasis on the relationship between science and everyday life
Maintain a positive approach with all guests and sense of pride regarding the work being performed at LLNL
Assist guests in boarding and seating tour bus as required
Keep up on current events of LLNL
Comply with all applicable safety rules and regulations
Provide for and maintain safe environment for guests for all tour destinations throughout the tour
Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Ability to present prepared information to a diverse public in an accurate, interesting and informative manner
Dynamic verbal and nonverbal communication skills
Excellent people skills
Must convey enthusiasm and pride in material presented
Ability to think on your feet and adapt to unexpected circumstances
Ability to handle diverse groups of people
Desired Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
- Ability to become certified as a Fun With Science Presenter for visiting school/special interest groups
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
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So youre a talented professional looking for your next move. A place where you can spread your wings and connect with a whole new kind of opportunity.
We could be that place. Were Mirror Show Management and talented people are the lifeblood of our company. Whats more, were a door into an industry you probably never consideredthe amazing world of tradeshow exhibit design.
A Creatively-Driven Industry
Think about it. A great exhibit is all about standing out.
And delivering new experiences that will intrigue attendees and turn them into fans of your clients brand. Youve got to grab a persons attention and immerse them in color, sound, activities and messaging that really connect.
At MSM, youll be on a project team working for some of the worlds coolest brands, including PepsiCo, Capital One, Cisco and Johnson & Johnson. We collaborate with them and their advertising agencies to make sure that what we create is world class in every way.
So you can unlock your potential and keep growing. Fact is, some of our top people started out answering the phone.
Not for Everyone.
We wont kid you. Ours is a tough, competitive, deadline-driven industry.
Professionalism, maturity, teamwork and dedication are an absolute must. At times, you may have to work harder than you ever have before. And, yes, youll need to do it all with a smile.
Know this, too. We are a values-driven organization.
And our standards are incredibly high. There are five and we take every one very seriously:
Is a giver, not a taker
Will do anything for our customers
Has a positive attitude and always finds a way
Thrives in a demanding environment
Always does the right thingeven when no one is looking
If this doesnt sound like you, we urge you to not waste your time and ours by applying. But if it does, and you have the qualifications listed below, plus a desire to join a fascinating industry at a really great company, please drop us a line.
But do it fast. We need more amazing people now!
The Exhibit Detailer provides the blueprint for the trade show exhibit construction process. Detailing works with Design to develop the production plans, creating the instructional drawings that are necessary to understand how to actually construct the trade show exhibit.
The Detailer is responsible for interpreting the design in accordance with the limitations imposed by crating, and the necessity in the industry for fast assembly and dismantle of trade show exhibit components. At this phase of the process, Detailing adds value to the design through construction methods without compromising the designs aesthetics.
2- 4 year Degree in Industrial Design or Architecture with construction knowledge or experience in an equivalent industry
Minimum 3-5 years AutoCAD 2D and 3D (or other relevant CAD software)
CNC router machine experience preferred
Solid knowledge of the fabrication process
Trade Show experience preferred
On site show management experience preferred
Trouble shooting / problem solving abilities
Working knowledge Microsoft Office/ Excel
Effectively uses a variety of written and oral communication methods
Must be a highly motivated self-starter
Must have a sense of urgency to obtain results, consistently meet deadlines and produce accurate work, etc.
Properties Assists with the planning of a project, including drawings for construction of new properties, estimating, and set up. Works with the Warehouse to assist in property coordination. Compiles barcoded property lists, planning the order for on-site utilities/ networking, coordination of structure set up, post-show evaluation.
AutoCAD Drawing- Create and update existing production plans. Create drawings for show approval, utility layout.
Construction drawings including BOM and CNC programming for in house use (Warehouse, Wood shop, Graphics), and outside vendors. Design and engineer hanging sign structures. Set up drawings for on-site coordination.
Draw and maintain current properties for Bar Coding including assigning numbers for new items. Use AutoCAD or an engineering source for what if scenarios.
Value Engineering Take innovative designs and turn them into reality. Collaborative outside the box thinking is required.
Use innovative materials and construction methods to create new and innovative design. Consider packaging, modularity and material yield while engineering to reduce overall costs.
Bar Code Libraries Create, and maintain various client property libraries using bar coded 3D CAD blocks. Provide continuous support (add/changes/deletes) for barcode program. Update drawings when revisions are made.
On site Coordination Plan and layout utilities with efficiency and cost effectiveness.
Supervise labor and labor calls along with Show Supervisor/ Lead person. Maintain schedule and update as needed. Use discretion and independent judgment with respect to any issues that arise on show floor that could compromise client properties or show success and therefore affect profitability.
Project Coordination Ensures coordination and continuity within the department. Create standards for drawings and execution of duties that provide a constant quality product for our clients, that is consistent project to project.
Zoo Exhibit Interpretation Intern
Butterfly Pavilion is looking for an individual with an interest in interpretation of environmental sciences and animals and plant ecology, superior customer service skills and a love of educating visitors about the natural world. This is a great opportunity for those seeking hands-on experience in environmental education, interpretation, and museum studies.
Butterfly Pavilion combines science education with interactive fun to teach visitors about invertebrates and conservation. Invertebrates- animals without backbones, make up 97% of all animal species on the planet! Our zoo is designed to showcase the diversity of these small wonders, their habitats, and the big role they play in ensuring the health of our environment. Five immersive exhibits, including a tropical rainforest filled with 1600 free-flying butterflies, provide visitors of all ages with an unforgettable experience. We are the zoo of small wonders and BIG experiences!
Mission: Butterfly Pavilion's mission is to foster an appreciation of invertebrates while educating the public about the importance of conservation of threatened habitats in the tropics and around the world.
Interacting with guests as they explore Butterfly Pavilion's Exhibits
Facilitating play-based learning and providing educational information to guests of all ages.
Utilizing live animals to demonstrate science-based concepts to guests.
Assisting in daily public programming.
Creating meaningful interaction between the exhibit and guests for a deeper and more thoughtful experience and to make connections between exhibit topic, conservation and daily life.
Collaborating with Education and Exhibits Department to develop and implement new curricula or programs.
Pursuing or holding a degree in education, environmental sciences, biology or related fields
Comfortable interacting with guests of all ages enjoyment, enthusiasm, patience, sense of fun
Interest in invertebrates, conservation, and environmental education
Willingness to handle animals (all training provided onsite)
Criminal background check
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
Individuals of all ethnic backgrounds are encouraged to apply
Reports to: Interpretation Coordinator
Duration of Internship: Interns must complete 300 hours, typically aligned with school trimesters
Hours per week: 2-3 days per week/16-24 hours per week
- Spring Term
- November 1st, 2017
- Summer Term
- April 1st, 2018
- Fall Term
- July 1st, 2018
Stipend: Unpaid; school credit can be earned for this internship in most cases
Exhibit Design Lead
The future is infinitely wide and begging to be reimagined and SapientRazorfish is looking for people who have the courage to make their dent in what has always been. If you have an optimism that says there is no limit to what we can achieve in a time inviting those with vision to shake things up, then we should talk. Our work is fueled by connected thinking, challenging boundaries, and the power of digital redefining a connected world. Our people thrive because of the belief that it's both our privilege and responsibility to usher our clients and the world into what is next. We're seeking those who question the status quo and want to reimagine the way the world works while realizing a smarter way for business to help – all in service of improving the daily lives of people, the world, your career. Next_reimagined.
Exhibit Design Lead
SecondStory, part of SapientRazorfish, is a network of design studios focusing on responsive environments,story-driven experiences, and experience innovation. For more than 20 years, wehave conceptualized, designed, and developed environments that educate,immerse, and activate across the cultural and brand space. We are seeking an Exhibit Design Lead who has deep experience with museums and culturalinstitutions. This team member will conceive, develop, and detail complexphysical exhibits for influential cultural institutions and brandedenvironments.
Second Story is an interdisciplinary design studio exploring theboundaries between the built environment and technology. You will help usactively evolve the traditional role of exhibit designer in the emergingpractice of integrated media environment design. You will work in blended teamsalongside engineers, architects and industrial designers, graphic and motiondesigners, experience designers, developers, content specialists, visualeffects artists, and producers. You will be responsible for the conception andexecution of large-scale exhibition projects as well as the maintenance andevolution of our documentation and construction administration standards. Thisis an exceptional opportunity for a rewarding career path outside of thetraditional exhibition design setting.
Create project designs, including 3D exhibit elements,interiors, floorplans, elevations, artifact displays, and interactivecomponents
Develop narratives of exhibit elements, visualize andarticulate their functionality
Collaborate in conceptual development and visualize designconcepts through both hand-drawn sketches and computer renderings
Manage the execution of physical design scope on projectsblending media and environments
Create contract documents, including drawings andspecifications, and consult on the aspects of agreements related to physicaldesign as appropriate
Administer construction; develop and maintain consultant, fabricator,and contractor relationships
Maintain and evolve studio standards of practice, drawing,specifying, and collaborating
Collaborate in project development in concert with teamsfrom other disciplines
7 years professional experience in traditional exhibitdesign for museums and cultural institutions
A professional degree in Exhibition, Interior, Industrial,or Architectural Design is required; Exhibition Design degree preferred
Robust portfolio demonstrating the design and detailing ofcontemporary and innovative physical exhibition environments
Excellent communication skills, with the ability to presentdesign concepts directly to clients
Strong visualization skills including hand-drawn sketching,2D and 3D renders
Experience in the display and preservation of objects andartifacts
Demonstrated relevant 3D software capabilities
Direct experience with and knowledge of materials
Ability to create beautiful contract documents that inspirefabricators to do their best work
Bachelor's degree required or equivalent military experience
As part of our dedication to an inclusive and diverse workforce, SapientRazorfish US is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you may call us at 1-617-621-0200.
Ptmsc, Marine Exhibit Educator
The project, Inspiring Conservation of the Salish Sea Through Collective Impact, uses the following interventions to conserve and protect the Salish Sea through collective action: 1)Education: Providing hands-on high quality K-12 science education to local students in economically disadvantaged schools.2)Exhibits:
Providing meaningful informal science education through the operation, interpretation, and upkeep of our two exhibit halls.3)Volunteers/Outreach: Providing engaging volunteer opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds, including participation in citizen science projects. Also providing outreach to the community through tabling events, beach clean-ups, and social media.The service cohort consists of four members with specific focus areas:
Natural History Exhibit Educator, Volunteer Program Educator, Citizen Science Educator, and Marine Exhibit Educator. All four members will implement programs that relate to the above interventions.During their term of service members will spend approximately 40% of their time in PTMSC's exhibits providing interpretation to visitors, support for volunteers, and exhibit upkeep; 30% preparing for and providing science education programs; and 30% on position-specific projects, volunteer outreach, training, and support. The distribution of time will vary throughout each member's term depending on local school calendars, seasonal changes in exhibit hours, and seasonal demands of specific projects.Member projects will use place-based conservation strategies to address unmet needs in our community, including the need to raise public awareness and engagement in conservation efforts and the need to provide engaging volunteer opportunities and high-quality hands-on education to improve science and ocean literacy of students in our economically disadvantaged community.This posting is for the Marine Exhibit Educator position; this position is contingent upon funding.
Uniforms provided and required . Service Areas :
Education , Environment , Children/Youth , Community Outreach . Skills :
Community Organization , Teaching/Tutoring , Education , First Aid , Leadership , Public Speaking , Computers/Technology , Team Work , General Skills , Environment , Writing/Editing.
Set And Exhibit Design Adjunct Faculty - Ai Hollywood
The Set and Exhibit Design department at the Art Institute of California – Hollywood is designed to prepare undergraduate students to seek entry-level career opportunities within versatile and dynamic professions, such as: film, video, television, theme park design, museum, and retail display. Adjunct (part time) faculty instruct students to apply Set and Exhibit design skills, theories of design, and design processes to develop creative and meaningful solutions for temporal spaces. We are seeking individuals to teach within the specialized areas of Lighting, Painting, Technical Design and Drafting.
The part time instructor facilitates meaningful learning of the course competencies in the curriculum and proactively supports all facets of the learning environment. S/He provides education through learning-centered instruction that will enable graduates to fulfill the evolving needs of the marketplace. S/He encourages a culture of learning that values mutual responsibility and respect, life-long learning and ethics as well as personal and professional development. This position is part time/adjunct only. Incumbent must assure that the DCEH philosophy: quality services to clients; development, growth, involvement, and recognition of employees; sound economic principles; and environment which is conducive to innovation, positive thinking and expansion - is considered in carrying out the duties and responsibilities of this position.
Key Job Elements
Provides competency-based education which aligns with the DCEH Model of curricula as well as supports the DCEH style of system delivery.
Designs and delivers class instruction through the development of instructional plans to meet course competencies, the development of activities which support lesson objectives, and (in the case of online instructors ONLY) delivers the instruction as approved.
Enables the achievement of pre-described exit competencies for student achievement and evaluation of learning by providing instruction which fosters competencies and establish student performance criteria and evaluation.
Delivers learning-centered instruction by establishing a classroom environment conducive to learning and student involvement as well as effectively planning and preparing for classes and student success.
Promotes student success by showing flexibility in style and work schedule as well as exhibiting a passion for teaching and students and engaging students in the learning process.
Manages the learning environment through keeping accurate records, submitting grades and other reports on time, and enforcing school/campus academic and attendance policies.
Contributes to a learning culture by participating on curriculum and system task forces, supporting local campus events such as orientation and graduation, and participating in various other workshops and meetings.
Relates professional/life/industry experience to learning by the continuation of professional/technical skills development, the introduction of industry perspective into courses, and the active awareness of professional/industry trends and opportunities.
Dean of System-Wide Programs, Academic Department Director
Academic affairs department, other school/campus functional areas, curriculum task force and other committees, other faculty, and students
Master's degree required.
Zero to two years experience in instruction or formalized education process, preferably in a post-secondary or college institution.
Membership in a professional association tied to area of instruction preferred.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to build successful relationships with student populations.
Outstanding conflict resolution skills.
Demonstrated time management and detail-oriented skills
Computer based skills (i.e., software, analytical, and report writing skills )
Ability to work effectively under pressure and to meet frequently occurring deadlines.
Ability to develop a professional rapport with diverse school/campus constituents.
Ability to develop and complete projects without continued direct supervision
Ability to learn from students' participation, demonstrates fair and consistent behavior in all matters, and shows compassion without being ineffectual
Special Skills needed:
Lighting: lighting console, lighting grid, lighting concepts for TV, film, or theatre
Painting: scenic painting techniques, texture, surfaces
Technical: woodworking, scenic fabrication, materials knowledge, basic stagecraft
Drafting: hand drafting
Computer Software: Vectorworks, Sketchup
Work Environment & Notice
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The term "qualified individual with a disability" means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of the position. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate professionally in person, over the telephone, through email and other electronic means, move about the office or school, handle various types of media and equipment, and visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds unless otherwise specified in the job description.
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
DCEH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
DCEH is a Veteran Friendly Employer.
Wildlife Exhibit Attendant
Distinguishing Features of Work Benefits Supplemental Questions
Under the direction of the Kansas Wildlife Exhibit Animal Display Attendant, this intern will work at the Kansas Wildlife Exhibit. Areas of focus will be specialized maintenance work caring for live animals and birds on display. Work is performed independently but is subject to review and inspection by a supervisor.
Examples of Work Performed:
Obtains and prepares food for animals and birds, and feeds them according to regular schedules.
Observes animals for signs of distemper, other diseases, and illnesses common to animals.
Treats animals for minor illnesses and injuries.
Handles animals as required to assist veterinarian in giving medical treatments.
Coordinates and participates in the cleaning of animals' cages and shelters.
Checks cages and locks regularly to see that animals are securely and safely held.
Ensures safety precautions are taken to guard both the public and the animals from injury.
Answers questions from the public relating to animals, their habits, and natural habitats.
The examples of work performed are not intended to be all-inclusive. The City of Wichita reserves the right to assign additional duties and responsibilities as needed.
Requirements of Work:
Level of knowledge appropriate to the work being assigned.
Ability to use a computer to access, interpret and record information
Ability to lean and reach as needed to read and interpret plans and specifications from a print that may be as large as 36 by 48 inches with information printed as small as 20 characters per inch
May require ability to research, analyze, summarize and report findings
May require ability to work outdoors in inclement weather
May require ability to tolerate airborne nuisances associated with open grounds, construction and windy conditions
May require ability to cover uneven terrain, go up and down stairs, and otherwise maneuver around construction sites
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with associates, representatives of other organizations, and/or the public
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing
Ability to safely perform the physical requirements for the specific internship assignment
May require ability to acquire and maintain a valid Kansas Driver's License.
An employee will not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
Required Experience and Training:
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:
Ability to capture caged animals for trimming talons, vaccinating, and administering medications.
Ability to trim and collect tree branches using saws, loppers, and pruners.
Ability to work outdoors when inclement weather conditions are present.
Ability to operate push mowers, edgers, and trimmers.
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with associates, representatives of other organizations, and the public.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing.
An employee shall not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
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