CAREERS

Job Title:  Weekend Security Personnel - Every other weekend.

 

Purpose: 

To provide a visual security presence and to monitor the security of the collections housed within the Allen County Museum as well as the entire facility:  to provide ongoing safety to visitors and staff: and to assist visitors on the premises.

Essential Responsibilities:  

  • Provide a visual security presence conducting rounds through out the museum to ensure that visitors have a safe and pleasant experience. 

  • Monitor visitors to ensure that they are not touching or climbing on exhibits.

  • Turn building lights on and off at the beginning and end of each day.

  • Secure the Museum's doors and alarm system at the beginning and end of operating hours.

  • While making rounds check exhibits and displays to ensure that they are secure and in working order: report any problems to superior.

  • Become familiar with and understand the Museum's Emergency Plan and evacuation procedures and carry out as necessary.

Desired Education  and Experience:

Must be a high school graduate.  Experience in security field helpful.  Good visitor services skills.  Must be able to pass a background check.

Please email resumes to dcollins@allencountymuseum.org

or mail to Donna Collins, Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, OH  45801

Job Title:  Part Time Custodian.

 

Purpose: 

To provide a visual security presence and to monitor the security of the collections housed within the Allen County Museum as well as the entire facility:  to provide ongoing safety to visitors and staff: and to assist visitors on the premises.

Essential Responsibilities:  

  • Provide a visual security presence conducting rounds through out the museum to ensure that visitors have a safe and pleasant experience. 

  • Monitor visitors to ensure that they are not touching or climbing on exhibits.

  • Turn building lights on and off at the beginning and end of each day.

  • Secure the Museum's doors and alarm system at the beginning and end of operating hours.

  • While making rounds check exhibits and displays to ensure that they are secure and in working order: report any problems to superior.

  • Become familiar with and understand the Museum's Emergency Plan and evacuation procedures and carry out as necessary.

Desired Education  and Experience:

Must be a high school graduate.  Experience in security field helpful.  Good visitor services skills.  Must be able to pass a background check.

Please email resumes to dcollins@allencountymuseum.org

or mail to Donna Collins, Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, OH  45801

HOURS

Tuesday - Friday 

  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

   We encourage those at risk to start

    the afternoon with us at 1:00 p.m.

 

Saturday

  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m .

   We encourage those at risk to start

    the afternoon with us at 1:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays, Mondays And Major Holidays

     The Children's Discovery Center is not open       yet but does have Take It and Make It crafts.

The MacDonell House is open with limited numbers for each tour.

  The Library is open by appointment only.   

ADDRESS

 620 West Market Street 

Lima, OH  45801

(419) 222-9426

ADMISSION

Museum:   Suggested Donation  $5

MacDonell House:   $3 charge

for non-members 9 & over

 

 

 

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