Contact Us

(770) 606-5700

Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $15.95 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax
Student with ID: $11.95 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $13.95 + tax

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

Employment

Tellus Science Museum is an equal opportunity employer. To be considered for employment, candidates are required to complete an application in person at the museum unless otherwise specified.

PART-TIME EDUCATION STAFF

SUMMARY: Learn and conduct educational and enrichment programs for students, scouts, adults and other museum guests in fields of geology, general science, astronomy and/or transportation.

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Conduct educational and enrichment programs for students, scouts, adults and other clients.

Operate Planetarium and give effective live show presentations.

Restock and/or replace expendable program supplies and organize classrooms.

Assist with museum special events, lectures, outreach etc. as scheduled.

Maintain a positive attitude and the ability to adapt to changes in daily itinerary on short notice.

Arrive on time, at least 15 minutes before a program meeting begins or as directed.

Be willing to learn new information on an ongoing basis, through training, research and hands-on experiences.

Be comfortable with public speaking.

Work with/as a team; be flexible, sociable, pleasant and respectful.

Provide excellent customer service.

Ensure that employees understand the mission and goals of the museum, maintain building and collection security, maintain building cleanliness, handle and care for the collection appropriately, and project a warm and friendly attitude toward guests and fellow staff.

Be responsible for ensuring high standards of professionalism in all areas of responsibility.

Ongoing professional development.

Perform other tasks and projects as requested by supervisor.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Four-year college degree and two years education experience preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent verbal communication skills, ability to interact with students, positive attitude and flexibility are required.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Driver’s License

WORK ENVIRONMENT:   Museum and office environment, non-standard hours, generally within 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday, extended hours and weekends required on a regular and/or rotating basis. Some travel within the region. The noise level in the office environment is usually low to moderate; museum environment can be medium to high. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.   Must be able to stand on hard flooring, walk quickly, and speak continuously for a minimum of four hours at a time and for some events, longer periods of time with appropriate breaks.

Please send a cover letter and a resume to canteys@tellusmuseum.org

Salary range will be commensurate with experience. This position has a tentative March 5, 2018 start date. Applications will be accepted through 5 PM on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.

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Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $15.95 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax
Student with ID: $11.95 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $13.95 + tax

*Rates effective July 1, 2017.

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

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