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Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at The National WWII Museum. The National WWII Museum is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and seeks diversity in its workforce. The National WWII Museum is dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including age, sex, race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, applicants may request accommodations needed to participate in the application process.

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AVAILABLE POSITIONS

SECURITY OFFICER (FULL- AND PART-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE)

The Security Officer is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of all guests, staff, and Museum properties in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Museum.

The ideal candidate will have experience in law enforcement, security, or military service. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule, which includes weekends and holidays, and the ability to perform the physical demands of the position are required.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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STUDENT PROGRAMS COORDINATOR

The National WWII Museum is seeking a dynamic educator to lead three of its signature educational programs: Louisiana History Day, Normandy Academy, and Student Leadership Academy. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Education for Curriculum, the Student Programs Coordinator serves as Louisiana’s National History Day coordinator; leads the delivery of the Museum’s Normandy Academy student travel program, including mentoring participants through the spring and traveling to Normandy, France, each summer; leads the delivery of the Museum’s student in-bound Student Leadership Academy each summer, including mentoring participants through the spring; and serves as a member of the Museum’s curriculum development team designing meaningful educational opportunities for students and teachers nationwide.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required (master’s degree preferred) in history, arts administration, museum education, education, or related field.

  • Minimum of three years experience working with secondary school students and teachers in a school, museum, or other educational setting.

  • Strong organizational skills with attention to details.

  • Demonstrated experience developing classroom curricula.

  • Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Willingness and ability to travel periodically to organize regional Louisiana History Day competitions and attend the NHD annual national competition in June in College Park, MD.

  • Willingness and ability to travel to Normandy, France, each summer chaperoning the Museum’s Normandy Academy student program.

  • Willingness to work overtime during special events or heavy visitation periods or to meet deadlines.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

Please click here to apply

 

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PROJECT COORDINATOR – EDUCATION & ACCESS

A full time position, the Project Coordinator – Education & Access reports to the Associate Vice President for Education & Access. The Coordinator reviews and advises the Associate Vice President on priority communications, project coordination, and other activities in support of content development for new permanent exhibits. Performs numerous complex clerical and administrative tasks requiring initiative, independent judgment, and confidentiality.

The ideal candidate will have outstanding communication and organizational skills, the demonstrated ability to balance multiple priorities, and previous experience coordinating complex projects.

Bachelor’s degree required with master’s degree preferred. Minimum of three years senior level administrative experience associated with administrative and clerical functions and project coordination.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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CUSTODIAN EVENT SET UP PERSONNEL

This position reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for event set up as well as other custodial tasks. The primary job duties consist of setting up and breaking down tables and chairs for Museum events, floor care, pressure washing and other custodial tasks such as cleaning restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, mopping and cleaning glass.

The ideal candidate will be physically able to perform manual work and be familiar with cleaning procedures and custodial equipment. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule is a must.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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EXTERIOR MAINTENANCE PERSON

This position reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for exterior maintenance tasks. Such tasks include landscaping, painting, pressure washing, and repairing equipment.

The ideal candidate will be physically able to perform manual work and be familiar with lawn equipment, landscaping, hand tools, and painting. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule is a must.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

Please click here to apply

 

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CUSTODIAN

This position reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for custodial tasks. Custodial tasks include general cleaning such as cleaning restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, mopping and cleaning glass as well as special floor care duties.

The ideal candidate will be physically able to perform manual work and be familiar with cleaning procedures and custodial equipment. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule is a must and basic knowledge of A/V equipment is helpful.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

Please click here to apply

 

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WHAT'S ON:

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October 22, 2014
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

October 22, 2014
Lagniappe Lecture/Meet the Author
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

October 22, 2014
"America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
11:45 am buffet seating
Stage Door Canteen

October 24, 2014
WWII AirPower Expo 2014
9:00 am – 5:00 pm New Oreans Lakefront Airport

October 24, 2014
WWII AirPower Swing Dance
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
New Orleans Lakefront Airport Terminal

October 24, 2014
"The Mysterious Wisterias" starring Ricky Graham
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

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