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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/15/21

Applications Due10/29/21

Vacancy ID92844

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleMuseum Exhibit Specialist 2, Box OCE-1217/27555

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary Grade17

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $58661 to $70946 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Office of Cultural Education

New York State Museum

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12234

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Non-Competitive Appointment: Candidates must have six years of museum production experience, with at least four years of experience in the production skill areas including audiovisual, preparation, fabrication, graphic design, media arts or imaging services within or for a cultural institution including museums, performing arts organizations, higher education institutions, and interpretive sites. A maximum of two years of appropriate training may substitute for the work experience on a year-for-year basis.

Duties Description The New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) Office of Cultural Education is seeking candidates for a Museum Exhibit Specialist 2 position in the New York State Museum. Under the direction of the Director, Museum Exhibits, the incumbent of this position will perform skilled tasks related to the graphic design of exhibits within the NYS Museum. Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Schedule and maintain workflow on multiple projects;
• Oversee designs and production of graphic designs to maintain quality standards for all projects within the NYS Museum;
• Work collaboratively with other Department staff to design interpretive graphics, special visual elements, gallery text panels, identification labels, signage, brochures, and educational and promotional materials;
• Ensure all designs are made ready for digital output and press-ready for processing by the graphic production staff;
• Prepare and monitor budget for Museum Exhibition Graphic Design Unit;
• Order supplies and equipment, as needed, to maintain necessary inventory levels; and
• Supervise staff.

Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This will be a permanent, non-competitive appointment. Promotions and transfers may change appointees’ negotiating unit. Candidates should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. Verification of work history and training will be required for all candidates at the time of interview.

* Leads to a maximum salary of $70,946 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by October 29, 2021 to ocejobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (OCE-1217/27555) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application. In order to qualify for the position, when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by NYSED Personnel for your social security number to confirm your State employment history.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Office of Human Resources Management

Telephone (518) 474-5215

Fax (518) 486-5631

Email Address ocejobs@nysed.gov

Address

Street NYS Education Department

89 Washington Avenue, OHRM Room 528 EB

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12234

 

Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by October 29, 2021 to ocejobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (OCE-1217/27555) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application. In order to qualify for the position, when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by NYSED Personnel for your social security number to confirm your State employment history.

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