Employment Opportunities

Operations Position

Part Time Operations/Security

$14.50-$16 Hour

We are seeking a motivated, part‐time, Operations Associate member to join our Operations/Security staff. Work schedule will vary so flexibility is a must. Must be able to work evenings, nights, weekends and some holidays, according to operational need and special event schedules. Full-time hours may be available.


  • Monitors assigned areas within the Museum to protect property, the collection(s), staff and visitors
  • Assist in moving museum exhibits and artifacts in the Museum’s Collection responsibly and safely
  • Greet and welcome all visitors
  • Provide admission, exhibition, and membership information to visitors as needed
  • Provide information and assistance to visitors and staff
  • Respond to emergency situations quickly and efficiently, within established guidelines and training
  • Report incidents and safety/security issues
  • Maintain professional appearance while on duty
  • Other tasks as assigned which may include ‘cross training’ on front desk for shift work and/or break relief assistance.
  • Answer phone calls and direct calls to appropriate parties when working front desk.


  • Ability to stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on granite and marble flooring
  • Climb stairs and ladders
  • Can lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Must speak, read and write English; multi-lingual a plus
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Should be friendly, outgoing
  • Demonstrated ability to interact in a professional manner with members of the public
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • At least 18 years of age and have reliable transportation

Compensation: $14.50 per hour

To apply, please submit your resume to jobs@blackhawkmuseum.org or fill out the online form below. NO phone calls, please…Prefer applicants that are within a 30-45 minute drive from the Museum