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Position : Part-Time Maintenance/Security Officer

Job Description : The Mark Twain House & Museum seeks a part-time Maintenance/Security Worker to work an average of 12-20 hours per week. Primary responsibilities will include: 1. Perform general repairs and preventative maintenance as described below; experience in basic carpentry, painting, plumbing, and electrical preferred. a) Clean/repair spouting as general maintenance and as needed. b) Perform basic repairs such as touch-up painting, repairing leaky faucets, etc. c) Assist with exhibit installations as needed. d) Work with supervisor to implement routine inspection and maintenance schedule. 2. Perform basic security duties as described below: a) Patrol grounds and interiors of museum buildings using visuals (cameras, monitors) and periodic rounds of grounds. b) Ensure ample parking for guests and employees throughout hours of operation. Provide parking lot security during events. c) Respond to emergencies on property during business hours and occasional after hours. d) Assist in evacuation of buildings during emergencies and assist Police, Fire Dept. or any Medical Emergency personnel when they are dispatched to property. e) Record incidents as they occur 6.Check incoming parcel at loading dock and notify departments of their arrival. 7.Assist with set up and breaking down of tables and chairs before and after events. 8.Assist the Mark Twain House staff as needed. Qualified applicants will go through an application process, interview process and must successfully complete a background check. The Mark Twain House & Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact Info : Please, no phone calls. Email your cover letter and resume to lynn.gregor@marktwainhouse.org

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Join our sterling group of volunteers! The Mark Twain house is currently looking for volunteers for the fall willing to work with school students (our school ambassador program), and with our development team (our membership ambassador program). They also help with fundraisers and outreach projects. If you are looking for a challenging and engaging volunteer opportunity, The Mark Twain House & Museum might be the perfect match for you.

Our volunteer opportunities come available frequently. Look here or follow us on Facebook or Twitter for the next open application period for volunteers and interns, or contact our Assistant Manager of Visitor Services:

Grace Belanger
call 860-280-3130 or email grace.belanger@marktwainhouse.org

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