Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum!

This page lists all of our current job openings.

With eyes toward our March 2022 reopening as the NEW Mid-Hudson Discovery Museum, we anticipate hiring several new positions in the coming months.  We welcome your application as we look to rebuild our team!

Please note:  The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum requires that all employees and volunteers be vaccinated against COVID-19.

CLICK HERE for more information on our renovation and reopening plans.

 


 

Current Job Openings

 

Museum Greeter and Floor Assistant – FULL and PART-TIME positions available (Posted November 18, 2021)

Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum (MHCM) is seeking friendly, outgoing and motivated individuals to join us as we rebuild our Guest Experience team in advance of the Museum’s reopening in March 2022.  Must be capable of delivering legendary customer service to diverse audiences.  As Museum Greeter and Floor Assistant, you will help to ensure welcoming experiences for MHCM guests by staffing the admissions desk and museum gallery spaces, hosting birthday parties and events, and by providing general support for museum operations.  Bilingual (English/Spanish) applicants are especially encouraged to apply.

CLICK HERE to download Application Instructions and Complete Position Description.

 

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Guest Experience Manager – FULL TIME (Posted November 18, 2021)

The Guest Experience Manager is responsible for ensuring positive and memorable experiences for Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum guests by managing all aspects of daily museum operations including: opening and closing of the museum, overseeing front desk operations and floor staffing, handling inquiries and booking groups/parties. This position provides supervision and leadership for the Guest Experience staff and floor volunteers, and is a member of the museum’s senior management team.

CLICK HERE to download Application Instructions and Complete Position Description.

 

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Membership & Guest Experience Coordinator – FULL TIME (Posted November 18, 2021)

The Membership & Guest Experience Coordinator is a member of the museum’s Guest Experience team and helps to coordinate all aspects of the museum’s growing membership program, including front desk and online membership sales, membership processing, fulfillment and reporting.  This position is also part of the museum’s floor staff with responsibilities of working the admissions desk and gallery spaces to provide legendary customer service to families with young children who visit the museum. Bilingual (English / Spanish) applicants are especially encouraged to apply.

CLICK HERE to download Application Instructions and Complete Position Description.

 

 

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a passionate commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.


 

Aerial view of museum with Hudson River and Mid-Hudson bridge

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.