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Employment Opportunities at RAM

Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine

Building Services Assistant

25 hours per week, $10.25 per hour
Some weekend and evening hours are required

General Summary of Position
Responsible for assisting the Building and Grounds Supervisor with cleaning and maintenance at the Racine Art Museum in downtown Racine.

Duties include:

  • Maintain and clean RAM building
  • Communicate with Supervisor regarding daily and weekly cleaning tasks and schedules
  • Maintain RAM garden, sidewalks, and parking lot
  • Help determine and schedule repairs
  • Assist in the upkeep of supplies and equipment
  • Assist the Supervisor with vendor contractors
  • Attend special events as required
  • Assist Education and Exhibition Department programs, museum events, and facility rentals with set up and preparation
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 Required Knowledge and Skills

  • General knowledge of cleaning and maintenance procedures and materials
  • Maintain communications with Supervisor and other employees
  • Use time management and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Access to an insured vehicle to be used to perform work-related duties as appropriate

Education and Experience
High School diploma and 1–2 years of building and grounds maintenance is preferred

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

  • Ability to be physically active 5 hours per day
  • Able to lift 50 pounds; climb stairs and ladders; use power and hand tools
  • Perform all landscaping and yard work tasks including tree trimming and snow removal as needed
  • Tolerate hot, cold, conditions environments needing to be cleaned as required

Benefits
A retirement plan is available on the first enrollment date following 12 months of employment with employer match/contribution.

Please request an application from, or mail/email resume to:

Sharon Martinoff
Racine Art Museum
441 Main Street; PO Box 187
Racine, WI 53403
smartinoff@ramart.org

No phone calls please.

Museum Store Assistant

Part-time, Hourly
Some weekend and evening hours are required

General Summary of Position
The Museum Store Assistant will process all sales and maintain an orderly sales floor. The successful candidate will also serve as an ambassador for the museum, greeting guests, and answering questions about the museum and store merchandise.

Principal Job Functions

  • Manage overall operations of the Museum Store
  • Set up cash register for each shift and process sales
  • Provide daily light housekeeping such as vacuuming, dusting shelves, straightening merchandise, and maintaining gift wrap area
  • Restock sales merchandise as needed
  • Assist with receiving new merchandise
  • Answer phone inquiries in the Museum Store
  • Attend special events as required
  • Assist with online sales and orders
  • Assist with annual inventory

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Retail or equivalent sales experience
  • Proficient in customer service
  • Sound oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Familiarity with POS (point-of-sale) system for cash receipts and sales is a plus

Please mail or email cover letter and resume to:
Lisa Englander, Principal, Guest Relations and the Retail Division
Racine Art Museum
PO Box 187
Racine, WI 53401-0187
lenglander@ramart.org

No phone calls please.

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Equal Opportunity

RAMA complies with all Federal and State anti-discrimination statutes and does not discriminate for any reasons mentioned in either Federal or State law as amended from time to time. This policy will be in effect in all hiring situations for full-time as well as part-time employees, temporary part-time employees for educational programs and art classes, interns, and for the volunteers who perform staff functions as unpaid employees.

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