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Seattle, WA United States
12:18pm, Nov 07
Exhibit Installer
Position: Exhibit Installer
Status: Temporary; Non Exempt; 40hrs/wk
Pay: $14.75/hr

Pacific Science Center is currently seeking several new exhibit installers to help us deconstruct one of our current traveling exhibits as well as to set up our next exhibit to be hosted in that center space. While this may not be directly related to theater, we are hoping to find some talented individuals with experience in construction, demolition, electronics, carpentry, metalwork, drywall & painting, home repair, theater style lighting, rigging, or even general artistic ability. Please see additional information below.

Key Job Responsibilities:
1.Facilitates seasonal exhibit changes by: moving exhibits (crated and uncrated), assembling and disassembling exhibit pieces as instructed, connecting exhibit pieces to house systems as directed (lighting, power, compressed air), assisting with loading and offloading trucks and trailers
2.Assists with fabrication and shop projects as needed
3.OTHER duties as assigned.

Major Challenges and Special Conditions: Work is temporary and seasonal, typically in January, May and September. Work is physical in nature, includes lifting/pushing/pulling heavy objects, working at heights of up to 30 feet and can include working around machinery.

Position Requirements: Knowledge, Education, Skills, Experience, Abilities

1.Required – Ability to operate hand tools. Experience in at least one of the following areas: construction, demolition, electronics, carpentry, metalwork, drywall & painting, home repair, theater style lighting, rigging. Smiling team player.
2.Preferred – Demonstrated proficiency or technical certification in any of the following areas: electronics, carpentry, metalwork, theater style lighting, rigging
3.Desired – Experience in technical theater, museums or custom fabrication. General artistic ability. OSHA certified forklift operator. Experience operating motorized lifts and ladders.

Essential Job Functions:

Get along with others

Work independently

Regular/predicable attendance

Handle stress
Mental stability

Maintain security

Stay awake/alert


Work full-time

Work overtime

Work on-call/standby

Work specific shift

Rotate shifts

Rotate work assignments/tasks




Lift (20lbs unassisted, 50lbs or more assisted)


Carry/Climb (ladders and scaffolding)

Manual dexterity

Tolerate heat/cold

Work outside in the weather

Exposure to dust, fumes, chemicals

Operate equipment (motorized lifts, pallet jacks and other warehouse equipment)

Operate vehicles (list)

Wear uniform or other appropriate attire

Wear Personal Protective Equipment (as needed: work gloves, safety harnesses, hardhats, eye protection, ear protection)
Compensation:   $14.75/hr
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