Museum Preparator

Oakland University Rochester, MI

About the Job

## Minimum Qualifications HS graduation or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to perform physically active work requiring frequent standing, reaching, walking, bending, shoveling, pulling, pushing, climbing on a ladder and lifting in order to perform various cleaning and set-up tasks. Frequent lifting requiring the execution of up to sixty pounds of force to move and use supplies, and use cleaning aids. Ability to lift and move furniture and event equipment. Ability to work independently. Completion of a physical to verify the applicant’s ability to perform the duties of the position. Requires a valid MI driver’s license & a driving record acceptable to the University’s insurance carrier. Must be able to pass a criminal background check. ## Position Purpose The museum preparator, historically referred to as Housemen, are responsible for the physical care & maintenance of the building and the preparation of rooms, event spaces and grounds for facility rental programs at Meadow Brook Hall. ## Job Duties Set up and break down of tables, chairs, AV equipment, light housekeeping and general oversight of museum operations during events. Shifts are mostly nights and weekends. *Position Number:* D43725 *Requisition No.:* TC01354 *Salary Range/Pay Rate:* $9.25/Hr *Position Notes:* No benefits are associated with this position. *Employee Group/Grade:* Casual *Job Category:* Casual Posted *Work Schedule:* Casual (19hrs or less, No Benefits ) *Shift/Days:* This is a casual position working up to 19 hours per week. Schedule for work will be mostly nights & weekends. *Pay Schedule:* Hour *Number of Hrs./Wk.:* 19/hr weeks *Job Open Date:* 01/27/2017 *Position Title:* Museum Preparator *Effective Date:* 01/27/2017 *Open Until Filled:* Yes