Director of Exhibits and Facilities
POSTED: October 21, 2017
Director of Exhibits and Facilities. Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum, in Poughkeepsie, NY, seeks an individual with experience developing interactive exhibits and coordinating facilities to join its senior leadership team and play a critical role in the Museum’s upcoming expansion.
The Director of Exhibits and Facilities works collaboratively to ensure memorable, meaningful and educationally rich experiences for all museum guests. This position is responsible for planning, fabricating, installing and repairing exhibits; maintaining gallery spaces; and ensuring exhibit safety. This position also coordinates facility maintenance/repair, cleaning services and building security. As a member of the museum’s leadership team, this position works closely with the executive director and others in strategic planning and on other cross-functional initiatives of the museum.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a full-time (37.5 hours/week) exempt position that includes full Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum benefits.
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.