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Job Title: Director of Facilities                              Immediate Opening

Dumbarton Oaks

Dumbarton Oaks is a research institute, museum and garden located in Washington, DC and affiliated with Harvard University. We seek a dynamic and experienced Director to lead facilities operations for a vibrant international academic community on a beautiful historic campus that receives thousands of visitors to the museum and garden every year.

The Director of Facilities oversees the operation and maintenance of 13 buildings on the 16-acre campus and other properties nearby, comprising approximately two hundred thousand gross square feet. The Facilities department, with a staff of approximately 15, is responsible for all aspects of day-to-day facilities operations including custodial and maintenance services; mechanical and electrical systems; elevators; heating and cooling; engineering and energy conservation; office furnishings and moves; security and safety operations; and the preservation and restoration of the campus property. The Director of Facilities oversees all departmental operations and project management and has ultimate responsibility for all construction and renovation projects.

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Job Title: Manager of Engineering and Maintenance

The Getty Center, Los Angeles, California 

The J. Paul Getty Trust is a cultural and philanthropic institution dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy. Through the collective and individual work of its constituent programs—the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Foundation, the J. Paul Getty Museum, and the Getty Research Institute—it pursues its mission in Los Angeles and throughout the world, serving both the general interested public and a wide range of professional communities with the conviction that a greater and more profound sensitivity to and knowledge of the visual arts and their many histories are crucial to the promotion of a vital and civil society.

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Job Title: Head of Auxiliary Services Operations 

The J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles, California

The J. Paul Getty Trust is a cultural and philanthropic institution dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy. Through the collective and individual work of its constituent programs—the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Foundation, the J. Paul Getty Museum, and the Getty Research Institute—the Getty pursues its mission in Los Angeles and throughout the world, serving both the general interested public and a wide range of professional communities in order to promote a vital civil society through an understanding of the visual arts.

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#1290 Facilities Manager, History Center 

Minnesota History Center, St Paul, Minnesota 

 

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Job Title: Facility Manager

 

Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas

 

The Facilities Manager plans, organizes, supervises, coordinates and controls the activities of the museum operations and maintenance functions which are necessary in maintaining the physical structures, HVAC, mechanical, electrical systems, utility systems, and grounds of the museum.  The Facilities Manager will also be responsible proposing capital improvements and a long term maintenance plan.  H/She will also manage the facilities team.  This is an essential position for the museum.

 

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Job Title: Facilities and Security Project Manager

Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution serving scholars and the general public.

 Each year, The Huntington:

  • Provides 1,700 scholars with access to a world-class collection of rare books, manuscripts, photographs, maps, paintings, prints, sculpture, and decorative arts;
  • Awards $1.85 million in fellowships (through a peer-review process) to scholars for advanced humanities research;
  • Educates thousands of schoolchildren and their teachers in art, history, literature, and botanical science through special tours and programs;
  • Organizes special exhibitions to enhance the visitor experience, interpret the collections, and facilitate learning; and
  • Hosts more than 750,000 visitors.

 The Huntington has a membership totaling more than 40,000 households, an active volunteer corps of some 1,500, and a full- and part-time staff of more than 400. It is an independent nonprofit organization, supported by gifts and grants from individuals, corporations, foundations, and government agencies and by a private endowment.

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Job Title: Assistant Manager of Operations at MoMA PS1

Museum/Organization: MoMA PS1, New York

MoMA PS1 is devoted to today’s most experimental, thought-provoking contemporary art. Founded in 1971 as P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, it is the first nonprofit arts center in the US devoted solely to contemporary art. Recognized as a defining force in the alternative space movement, MoMA PS1 stands out from other major arts institutions through its distinctive approach to exhibitions and direct involvement of artists. In 2000 The Museum of Modern Art and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center merged, creating the largest platform for contemporary art in the US—and one of the largest in the world. Ten years later P.S.1 was renamed MoMA PS1 to better reflect its relationship with The Museum of Modern Art. Functioning as a living, active meeting place for the general public, MoMA PS1 is a catalyst for ideas, discourses, and new trends in contemporary art

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