The Maryland Center for History and Culture seeks a part-time Operations Assistant to join our Facilities and Operations team. The ideal candidate for this position would be a friendly, reliable, and energetic individual who enjoys working on a variety of different interior and exterior projects. This position will report to the Director of Private Events & Visitor Experience and work closely with the Director of Facilities and other front line staff.
- Assist with basic facilities related projects;
- Assist with basic housekeeping work through building interior;
- Assist with maintaining a clean, well-kept appearance of landscaping, courtyards, and parking lot;
- Assist with moving furniture and office equipment;
- Assist with room setups for programs and rentals.
- High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required;
- Prior experience in maintenance, housekeeping, and basic facilities operations are preferred;
- Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel;
- Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and safety procedures;
- Ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively with all staff, trustees, volunteers, and members;
- Moderate physical activity. Must be able to stand for long periods and lift up to 50 pounds. (should it be more?)
This is a part-time, hourly 10-14 hours (1-2 days) weekly, position. The hourly rate is $15.00. Flexible schedule.
How to Apply:
Please email a cover letter and resume with contacts of three professional references to [email protected]. Subject line: Facilities Assistant. Incomplete applications may not be considered. No phone calls, please.
The Maryland Center for History and Culture is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to educate people of all ages about the American experience through the rich history of Maryland using their collections and to preserve important objects and archival materials from prehistoric Maryland to the present day. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or any other status protected by law and strongly encourage all qualified professionals to apply.
The Maryland Center for History and Culture collects, preserves, and interprets the history, art, and culture of Maryland. By exploring multiple perspectives and sharing national stories through the lens of Maryland, MCHC inspires critical thinking, creativity, and community. Learn more at mdhistory.org.