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Seattle, WA United States
1:10pm, Dec 23
Exhibit Installer: Travelling Exhibits
STATUS: Part-time/full-time; temporary

Purpose: Exhibit Installers provide assistance with exhibit installations and fabrication work on an as needed basis in order to enhance the guest experience for all visitors of Pacific Science Center. These positions support the transition and installations for the Center’s travelling exhibits.

The next project will occur January, 2017 for the takedown of the exhibit, The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. To be considered for this project, please apply immediately through Spring 2017 the Science Center will also be seeking numerous installers to assist in the installation of Terracotta Warriors: Guards for Eternity.

If interested in these exciting opportunities, apply as soon as possible. Applications are screened on a rolling basis and the position will be open until all positions have been filled for the upcoming projects.

Organizational Fit:
1. Reports to: Exhibit Operations Manager
2. Positions reporting to this position: None
3. Peers: Custodian, Facilities Technician
4. Positions incumbent interfaces with inside and outside organization: Exhibits & Life Sciences Division, Facilities, Custodial, vendor technicians
5. Budget responsibility, including revenues and expenses: None

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.

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.

Preferred – Demonstrated proficiency or technical certification in any of the following areas: electronics, carpentry, metalwork, theater style lighting, rigging

Desired – Experience in technical theater, museums or custom fabrication. General artistic ability. OSHA certified forklift operator. Experience operating motorized lifts and ladders.
Compensation:   $14.75/hour
How to Apply:   To Apply: To view a full job description and to apply, please visit Pacific Science Center’s Careers page at
Applications are accepted until position is filled. Please submit resume and cover letter.

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