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(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 Security Officer

SUMMARY: Regulate access to the museum and monitor visitor activities within and on grounds.

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

• Assist in the daily operation of physical security controls.

• Assist in development of security plans for the protection of the Museum collection.

• Pursue and complete projects necessary to ensure the safety of persons and the security of museum property.

• Patrol designated areas to check for vandalism, mechanical failure, fire and/or theft.

• Provide assistance to museum patrons by answering questions and giving directions, and conduct informal tours as necessary.

• Adapt to a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holiday work.

• Report when lights are out in galleries and replace them when directed to do so.

• Assist other departments in the museum when needed, including set up for special events.

• Be aware of times when alcohol is being served in the museum and watch for any possible problems.

• Report to the Museum when called in case of emergency.

• Understand the mission and goals of the museum, maintain building and collection security, maintain building cleanliness, 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.

• Perform other tasks and projects as requested by supervisor.

 QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent human relations skills; and the ability to perform well under pressure are required. Two years security experience and/or two years public contact experience is preferred.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Valid driver’s license, any professional certificates or trade licenses are a plus

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Museum environment with extensive work in maintenance and/or outdoor areas of the building under all types of weather conditions. Non-standard hours will apply depending on varying shifts scheduled Monday through Sunday. Must be available to be on call for emergencies at all times. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs, climb ladders, bend, stoop, kneel, reach, and use all limbs simultaneously.

We will accept resumes for this position until 5 PM on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to steveh@tellusmuseum.org.

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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

LOCATION

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

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