|Date Opened||10/6/2022 4:07:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||11/3/2022 3:30:00 PM|
City of Montgomery
|Salary||$19.19 - $28.67/hour|
|Job Type||Open Competitive|
The fundamental reason this classification exists is to assist the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts’ (MMFA) curatorial and collections staff with projects, research, and planning. The Curatorial Assistant will collaborate with the MMFA divisions to conduct art historical research and manage projects and exhibitions. The Curatorial Assistant will participate in the administration and management of major exhibitions and will curate smaller exhibitions derived from the Museum’s permanent collection. The work responsibilities are: conducts MMFA project and exhibition research; conducts research into objects requested for loan for temporary exhibitions; maintains checklists of exhibitions; manages requests for rights and reproductions for collections objects; curates collections-based exhibitions; and performs administrative duties. The employee will report to a Museum Curator III.
Bachelor of Art degree in Art History, Museum Studies or closely related field.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
Applications are being accepted to fill one (1) vacancy and any vacancies that may occur. The current vacancy is with the City of Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Applicants will be screened and qualified based upon education and experience as shown on the application. For this reason, applicants are urged to fill in the application form completely providing detailed information concerning the kinds of jobs they have held, the dates they held them, where and exactly what their duties were. If more than five qualified applications are received, a selection procedure will be administered to rank applicants on the register. Tied scores will not be broken. If there are five or less qualified applicants, they will be considered equally qualified and placed on the register in alphabetical order.
Complete an online application by visiting Montgomery City-County Personnel's Online Employment Center. Paper applications are no longer accepted. Completed applications will be accepted online until 11:59 p.m. on the closing date. If there is no closing date, the announcement may be closed at any time without prior notice.
BENEFITS: Employees are offered a competitive benefits package which includes health, dental, and life insurance, paid annual and sick leave, paid holidays, and a retirement program.
DRUG TEST: Employment may be conditional upon the potential employee passing a pre-employment drug test. (The drug test may require the submission of a sample of hair, finger nails, and/or urine that will verify illegal drug use).
BACKGROUND CHECK: Employment may be conditional upon the potential employee passing a background check. (Candidates will be asked to provide consent prior to the administration of background checks.)
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Discrimination against any person in recruitment, examination, appointment, training, promotion, retention, discipline, or any other aspect of personnel administration because of political or religious opinions or affiliations or because of race, national origin, or any other non merit factors is prohibited. Discrimination on the basis of age, sex, or physical disability is prohibited except where specific age, sex, or physical requirements constitute a bona fide occupational qualification necessary to proper and efficient administration.
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