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The Tallahassee Museum is located on Tallahassee's southwest side of town on the shores of beautiful Lake Bradford. Free parking is available.

 

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A Family and Friends membership is less than $5 per month for unlimited family fun, and pays for itself in just 2 to 3 visits! The best recreational value in the Big Bend area is the Tallahassee Museum Membership program.

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The Tallahassee Museum offers a variety of exciting career opportunities and is one of the most rewarding places to invest your time and energy.  The museum provides a fast paced work environment that gives you many opportunities to grow within the community.

Current Positions Available:

Adventure Course Guide

The Tallahassee Museum’s Tree to Tree Adventures is seeking Part Time (up to 24 hours per week) Course Guides to join our staff. Any candidates will need to be prepared to perform physically challenging tasks while up in our course, so good physical condition and comfort with heights is a must. Customer service is a large aspect of the job, so an inviting personality and an ability to work under pressure is critical to performing the job at an acceptable level. Must be a professional team player, be able to quickly move between tasks, and be dependable. This position is directly responsible for ensuring client safety, maintaining an acceptable standard on our course, and going above and beyond to ensure our clients have an enjoyable time on their adventure. To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org; No phone calls please.

Café and Rentals Assistant

We are looking for an energetic person who is excited about food service and rentals to join our Trail Break Café staff! Primary responsibilities include food production, maintaining impeccable food handing quality, preparing for catered events, working catering and rentals events as needed, working with our birthday programs and operating a point of sales system. Candidate must have outstanding customer service skills, the ability to multitask, excellent communication, and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. Estimated hours are 12-24 hours per week, MUST be available during the week, some weekend and some evenings may be required as well. To apply: complete employment application below and email resume to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org; no phone calls please.

On-site Membership Sales Associates

The Museum is looking for outgoing candidates to join our on-site membership sales team! Hours are flexible, but sales associate position is required to work mostly on weekends and some holidays (approx. 10 – 20 hours a month). Commissioned-based. Previous sales experience preferred. If you are interested please email your cover letter and resume to aoconnell@tallahasseemuseum.org. No phone calls please.

Visitor Services Retail Team Member (Part-time, up to 24 hours per week)

We are looking for outgoing energetic people who are excited about enhancing our visitors’ experience through the sale of tickets and merchandise on our Visitor Services Retail Team. Primary responsibilities include direct interaction with our visitors and museum staff both in person and on the phone, maintaining impeccable customer service quality while selling tickets and merchandise using a point of sale system, as well as providing information about the museum and upcoming events utilizing the museum’s website and scheduling software and maintaining the visually appealing and inviting appearance of the Museum Store. Candidate must have outstanding customer service skills, retail experience, the ability to multitask, excellent communication, strong computer skills and enjoy working in a fast paced environment as a part of a team. Estimated hours are up to but no more than 24 hours per week, must be available on weekends, and some evenings may be required as well. To apply: complete employment application below and email resume to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org; no phone calls please.

Summer Camp Teachers (Full-time/ seasonal 6/5/2017 -8/11/2017)

Seeking enthusiastic summer camp teachers for Tallahassee Museum summer camps! Teachers must enjoy the outdoors, science, the arts, and working to inspire and educate tomorrow’s leaders. We offer a healthy balance of indoor and outdoor activities in a 52 acre classroom of wild habitats, historic buildings, exhibit space, nature trails, lakes, and shared forestry land. A clean level 2 Federal background screening & First Aid CPR training are required.  Previous experience leading outdoor nature-based programming preferred. To apply, email employment application and resume to hr@tallahasseemusuem.org ; no phone calls please.

Registrar (Full-time 35-40 hours per week, with benefits)

Seeking a well-organized individual to oversee registrations at the Tallahassee Museum. Position is responsible for scheduling registrations, pulling reports, updating website calendar, managing and processing payments, and working with the public. Must be a quick learner who is familiar with Altru, Jotforms, and WordPress. Candidate must also pass a level 2 federal background screening.  Ideal candidate will possess a professional demeanor, courteous disposition, and excellent customer service, and communication skills, as well as a working knowledge of cloud based database systems. To apply: email resume and cover letter or employment application to hr@tallahasseemuseum.org; no phone calls please.

Positions are open until they are filled, unless specified in the announcement or advertisement.

Employment Application Form

We welcome your completed applications and/or resumes and cover letters:

By Email: hr@tallahasseemuseum.org

Positions are open until they are filled, unless specified in the announcement or advertisement.

By Mail or Hand Delivered (M-F 9-5): 3945 Museum Drive Tallahassee, FL 32310