Employment Opportunities

Director of Campaign Communications and Marketing

Posted:  April 18, 2018

Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum seeks an individual with experience in development communications and marketing to join its team as it prepares for a major capital campaign and museum expansion.

The Director of Campaign Communications and Marketing is the primary steward of projects and initiatives to grow and sustain donor, stakeholder and public engagement with the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum through the development and implementation of effective communication and marketing plans, activities and materials across a variety of traditional and digital platforms. The Director of Campaign Communications and Marketing is part of the Museum’s core fundraising infrastructure that supports the organization’s resource development efforts.

NOTE: This is a full-time (37.5 hours/week) exempt position that includes Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum benefits.

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Museum Greeter and Floor Assistant (Part time)

Posted:  February 16, 2018

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum seeks a friendly, outgoing and high-energy individual who is capable of delivering excellent customer service to join its Guest Experience team as a part-time Greeter and Floor Assistant.

As Museum Greeter and Floor Assistant, you will help to ensure welcoming experiences for Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum guests by staffing the admissions desk and museum gallery spaces, hosting birthday parties and events, and by providing general support for museum operations.

NOTE:  This is a part-time hourly position.  Regular hours are 20 hours per week (in 5-6 hour shifts) with an increase in hours for holiday/summer periods to 25-30 hours per week.  Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants are especially encouraged to apply.

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The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



About Poughkeepsie and the Hudson Valley Region

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is located in the heart of the historic Hudson Riverfront in Poughkeepsie, just steps away from the Metro-North train station, fabulous restaurants and a revitalized city waterfront park.  An hour and a half north of New York City, Poughkeepsie and the Mid-Hudson region is fast becoming a favorite destination for weekend travelers.  The areas is known for its institutions of higher education (Vassar College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, the Culinary Institute of America and Dutchess Community College), as well as for its arts, cultural and outdoor recreational opportunities.  Click here to take an aerial tour of the area.