Topic ID #35546 - posted 4/8/2015 6:24 AM

Museum Manager, Elkhart County Historical Museum, Bristol, Indiana

Liz Fisher

Museum Manager, Elkhart County Historical Museum, Bristol, Indiana

DEPARTMENT: Elkhart County Parks & Recreation 
MINIMUM HIRING RATE: $1,512.80 Bi-Weekly 
BENEFITS: Full benefits offered 
HOURS & DAYS OF WORK: Salaried Exempt Position 
LOCATION OF POSITION: Elkhart County Historical Museum, Bristol 
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Within County and State (please complete driving section on application) 
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for providing vision, leadership, and oversight to the Elkhart County Historical Museum, which is overseen by the Elkhart County Parks Department in partnership with collections from the Elkhart County Historical Society. Must be able to successfully lead longterm planning, set annual museum goals, oversee staff, lead exhibit planning, conduct fundraising, assist with planning of public events and programs, and provide guidance on the collection. 
JOB REQUIREMENTS:  Bachelors degree (Masters preferred) history, public history, anthropology, archives management, museum studies, or related field, Master’s degree preferred  5 -10 years progressive experience in museum management  Valid driver’s license & certified in adult/infant CPR and standard first aid  Knowledge/experience with graphic design and publishing software (Adobe, In Design and Photoshop preferred) and website management skills  Knowledge of Midwest history and material culture and strong speaking skills  Pre-employment background check and drug screen 
APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE: Elkhart County Human Resources 117 N. Second Street, Goshen, IN 46526 Telephone: (574) 535-6725 FAX: (574) 535-6750 E-mail: Web Site: 
LAST DAY TO APPLY: Thursday, April 30, 2015, by 3:30 p.m.


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