Park Superintendent III/Museum Director

  • 02 Feb 2020 10:29 AM
    Message # 8711229

    Park Superintendent III/Museum Director

    Position #:    22091971

    Salary:         $45,010

    Grade:          GS08

    Location:      Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources, Smackover, AR

    Closing date: 02/21/2020

    This position is responsible for managing the total operation, facilities, lands and personnel of Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources. Facilities include a 21,000 sqft. museum and 10,000 sqft. collection management facility with 20,000+ objects that collects, preserves, and interprets the petroleum and brine industry of South Arkansas, in particular the oil boom of the 1920's. Job duties include supervision of staff, completing performance appraisals, preparing and approving work schedules, enforcing policy and procedures, maintain performance file notes, and participating in the planning and development of the museum.  This position also prepares and manages the museum budget, keeps financial records and creates reports, project and asset requests as needed.  Applicant will have regular contact with the public which includes working with the Friends of AMNR and giving oral presentations to various local, civic, and school groups concerning the historical and cultural aspects of the museum and surrounding areas.  Strong communication and public relation skills are necessary.  Applicants must have a valid driver's license.  Some weekend and holiday work will be required.  Applicant will be required to live in park housing and answer alarm calls. A criminal background check is required.

    This position offers a full benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, health insurance and retirement pension.  Housing is provided.

    Applicants must meet or exceed the following qualifications:The formal educational equivalent of a bachelor’s degree in business, history, anthropology, museum management, Park Management or a related field; plus, three years of experience in museum or park management, including three years in a supervisory capacity.

    EOE/AA/ADA Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

    Applications accepted online ONLY: www.arstatejobs.com.