To apply to an opening listed below, send a completed Employment Application to Human Resources, PO Box 800, Cooperstown, NY 13326. (Note: Some job postings specify a different application process.)
The Farmers’ Museum and Fenimore Art Museum seek the following positions:
Human Resources Coordinator – Generalist Position • Full-time
Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum have a full-time opening for an HR Coordinator. The successful candidate will be highly professional, confidential, and have an excellent work ethic; be able to prioritize work; have excellent verbal and written communication skills; and be proficient in Microsoft Office software applications. Previous HR experience preferred. Must be familiar with or able to learn how to use an HRIS payroll system and be familiar with or able to learn Federal and NYS employment regulations and compliance rules. Responsibilities include various administrative activities involving health and dental benefits, payroll, retirement, employment policies and procedures, recruitment and staff training. This position requires the ability to maintain strict confidentiality. The salary will be commensurate with experience. This position is generally 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with some flexibility, and comes with a generous benefits package. To apply, please send resume along with three professional references to: HR Director, Fenimore Art Museum, PO Box 800 Cooperstown NY 13326 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Covid-19 vaccination required. EOE
Development & Membership Assistant • Full-time
Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown, NY are seeking a Full Time Development & Membership Assistant. This position will serve in a supporting role for all development department functions with a specific focus on grant management and donation processing. Duties include assisting with grants, reviewing guidelines, gathering pertinent materials, and aiding with organization and submission. Assisting with database management, including processing donations, gift acknowledgements, renewals and assist with creating reports. Proficiency with Microsoft products, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to multi-task are necessary. Experience with Raiser Edge a plus. Confidentiality is critical, and a friendly, professional outlook is essential. This full-time, year-round position offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. Covid-19 vaccination required. EOE.
To apply, please send resume along with three professional references to: HR Director, Fenimore Art Museum, PO Box 800 Cooperstown NY 13326, or email to email@example.com.
Security/Safety Guard • Full-time, Year-Round
Applicants must have a clean driving license, be able to walk considerable distances in all weather conditions and have open availability including weekends and holidays. The workday includes using computer based monitoring systems, walking extensive museum grounds, completing incident reports, and troubleshooting for potential hazards. We provide training, certification, an excellent benefit package, including health and dental insurance, paid holidays, vacation, and sick pay.
To apply visit fenimoreartmuseum.org for an application, or contact Mary Myers in Human resources, at 607-547-1462, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Covid-19 vaccination is a requirement of employment. EOE
Custodian/Maintenance Worker • Full-time, Year-Round
The Fenimore Art Museum has an opening for a Custodian/Maintenance Worker. This is a Full-Time, Year-Round position with an excellent benefit package. Applicants with basic construction and carpentry knowledge for small to moderate repair jobs are sought. Responsibilities include routine cleaning/maintenance of public and office spaces, light carpentry/painting, and special event setup. If you are a steady, reliable worker; have a valid driver’s license; are capable of operating power equipment and enjoy working both inside and outdoors year-round, apply today!
To apply for any position, applications can be found at fenimoreartmuseum.org and mailed to PO Box 800, Cooperstown, NY 13326. Human Resources can be reached at 607-547-1462.