The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, seeks a dynamic part-time museum educator and host for the Museum’s newest interactive exhibition space called Spark!Lab scheduled to open October 10, 2014. Spark!Lab is a hands-on, creative laboratory that engages children and families in the process of innovation.
The Spark!Lab host welcomes visitors of all ages and facilitates fun, engaging, educational experiences for visitors as they interact with history, science, technology, and art activities featured in Spark!Lab. Among other duties, the host will maintain a safe environment, ensure that museum policies are followed within the pavilion, and that materials are inventoried and kept in stock. Position is for up to 24 – 28 hours per week. One weekend day required to work.
The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, seeks a part-time security officer. The security officer is responsible for maintaining the security of the Museum and its collections and for the safety of the staff and visitors. The security officer must maintain a high level of professionalism and customer service at all times.
The security officer will, among other duties, perform regular rounds of the building; assist the visitor center personnel, have a thorough understanding of all emergency procedures, and be available to provide security for special events.
Qualified applicants will have a high school diploma or equivalent; previous experience preferred; pass Cori check. Certification in CPR and first aid preferred.