Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art. 

By joining the Brooks you would be working with a well-established organization that is the largest fine arts museum in the state of Tennessee. The Brooks is a multifaceted institution consisting of art from antiquity to the present in a wide range of media. This is an exciting time to consider joining the museum, which is continually growing and changing. We welcome your application for currently posted positions, and also encourage you to re-visit this site for information about future opportunities.  

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer.


Current Job Openings

 

Job Title: Facility Technician

Department: Operations

Reports to: Director of Operations

Employment Status: Regular/Full-time

Summary:

The Facility Technician position is responsible for all applicable maintenance and repairs of the museum property, buildings, grounds and all specific equipment.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders.

  • Diagnose problems, perform basic plumbing, basic electrical, painting, carpentry, basic work on irrigation systems, lawn care work.

  • This job also requires having to aptitude to learn basic knowledge of boilers and chillers and keeping all mechanical rooms, storage areas and elevator rooms clean.

Skills and Abilities:
This position is active and requires walking, standing, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching and climbing. This position will require lifting or moving items over 50 pounds.


The Facility Technician is full-time with work hours of Wednesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and includes benefits. Send cover letter and resume (as a Word attachment) to: resumes@brooksmuseum.org with “Facility Technician” in the subject line.

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.


Job Title:  Building Technician

Department:  Operations

Reports to:  Director of Operations

Employment Status:  Regular/ Full-time

Summary:

The Building Technician  is responsible for maintaining a healthy, clean environment  and providing quality care of the museum for our patrons, vendors and staff.

Essential Responsibilities:

Dusting  surfaces, vacuum all public and nonpublic areas. Dust mop and wet mop all hard surface flooring, damp wipe using industry standard disinfectant products. Must stock various cleaning products, clean and operate various cleaning equipment. Must be able to use a buffer, strip and wax floors, use auto scrubbers, wash walls and clean blinds.  Change light bulbs, helps maintain areas around the building, clean windows, assist in keeping mechanical rooms clean. Building Technicians shall observe all security procedures while working inside or outside of the building. This position will work with other staff as needed to prepare for internal/external events, setting up tables and chairs, break down for events(tables, chairs, PA system and etc.).

Skills and Abilities:

This position is very active and requires walking, standing, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching and climbing. This position also requires lifting at least 50 pounds and climb ladders. Must be a self starter, follow verbal and written instructions, be a good communicator, have a good attitude and be a team player.

The Building Technician is full-time and includes benefits. Send cover letter and resume (as a Word attachment) to: resumes@brooksmuseum.org with “Building Technician” in the subject line.

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.