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:
Museum Teacher • Seasonal (Fall Session), Part-time
Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum have openings for part-time Museum Teachers. Applicants must possess excellent hospitality and communication skills and be able to work successfully with students of all ages delivering lesson plans, providing tours, and conducting workshops for school groups. Previous teaching experience is helpful but not necessary. A joy for teaching and learning are essential. Hours vary based on the season and school group bookings. Interested applicants may submit a resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, Fenimore Art Museum, PO Box 800, Cooperstown NY 13326. Covid-19 Vaccination required for employment. EOE
Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum are seeking a full time Staff Accountant to join our team. The Staff Accountant will be trained to work in our Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable areas and will learn to process the weekly check run; manage vendor files; communicate with vendors and staff; maintain the fixed assets ledger; prepare 1099s; handle credit applications; process cash receipts; billing invoices; and prepare quarterly sales taxes, and daily bank deposits. The successful candidate will be able to thrive in a busy environment; be highly organized and efficient; be a team player; communicate clearly and professionally and have earned a minimum of an Associate’s degree in accounting or business administration. Experience with Abila Accounting software and experience with not-for-profit fund accounting is preferred. This salaried position offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package. Covid-19 vaccination is required as a condition of employment. Please send cover letter, resume and three professional references to : Mary Myers, HR Coordinator, PO Box 800, Cooperstown, NY 13326, or email to [email protected].
F/T Security/Safety Guard
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 benefits 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 [email protected].
Covid-19 vaccination is a requirement of employment. EOE