Employment

Marketing & Membership Coordinator I Full Time I Full Job Description: Marketing Membership Coordinator 6.21.2022

The Marketing & Membership Coordinator will assist with the development and implementation of public relations and marketing efforts of the Clay Center.  This position will coordinate marketing resources to create effective marketing campaigns that can be measured through attendance, memberships, subscriptions, public exposure, earned media and visitor surveys.  Serve as the coordinator of on-site marketing efforts and resources and ensure effective communications between various Center teams to project accurate, audience appropriate and timely promotions of the Center’s activities.  Assist with cultivation of relationships with local media and public groups to increase ‘earned media’ and establish grassroots mechanisms for promoting the Center’s various programs and performances.

If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org.

Grant Research & Writing Specialist I Full Time I Full Job Description: Grant Research & Writing Specialist 5.14.2021

The Grant Research & Writing Specialist assists in the research, planning and coordination of the grant application process to support the Center’s various operating, programmatic and capital needs and projects. S/he serves as a key member of the development team and provides general support to the department during peak periods and as needed to ensure the team’s success.

If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org.

Facility Technician I Full Time I Full Job Description: Facility Technician 6.25.2021

Perform work involving the general upkeep, appearance and security of the Clay Center, including but not limited to wall patching, painting, bulb replacement, minor plumbing and electrical. In addition, this position is also responsible for general building maintenance duties as assigned by the Building Manager.

If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org.

Director of Exhibits & Outreach I Full Time I Full Job Description: Director of Exhibits Outreach 1.3.2022

Oversee the Clay Center’s permanent, mobile and temporary exhibits.  Duties include development of new exhibits, prototyping/building new permanent and mobile exhibits using internal and external resources as well as outside exhibit designers and fabricators.  The Director will manage all mobile exhibit initiatives throughout the State of West Virginia and neighboring region.  Supervise a team of exhibit technicians and outreach specialists in coordination with other teams at the Center to maintain exhibits in optimal condition and provide consistent high quality visitor experiences.  This position reports to the CEO.

If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org.

Discovery Leader I Part Time I Full Job Description: Discovery Leader 3.18.2021

Discovery Leaders will provide exceptional customer service at the Center by encouraging visitors to interact with Museum experiences, engaging them in programs and demonstrations and assisting them throughout their visit.  Discovery Leaders will also assist in the maintenance and upkeep of all exhibit galleries.  The position reports to the Education Specialist. If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org

Guest Services Representative I Part Time I Full Job Description: Guest Services Representative PT 5.27.2021

The primary responsibility of this position is to provide all guests with a positive initial experience at the Clay Center.  This experience is created by providing guests with accurate event information, assisting them in purchasing and/or picking up tickets to Clay Center events as well as daily museum admission.  This position interacts with a variety of constituents and works with all other staff of the Clay Center & WV Symphony Orchestra to maintain a high level of guest service.  Employee must exercise some independent judgement and initiative.  If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org

Stagehand I As Needed I Full Job Description: Stagehand 6.25.2021

Set up, Strike and work events throughout The Clay Center and its surrounding grounds. These spaces shall include but are not limited to The Walker Theatre, Grand Lobby and MFPH. The set ups may include stages, stairs, tables and chairs. Audio equipment may include speakers, sound consoles, microphones and stands. Video equipment may include screens, projectors, video players and computers. Lighting equipment will include the hanging, circuiting and focusing of different lighting fixtures, as well as follow spots and truss lighting. If interested, please send your resume and references to akidder@theclaycenter.org