Career Opportunities

 


Director, Marketing and Sales


This is a full-time, salaried, executive level position, reporting directly to the President and CEO. This position is responsible for the overall direction, operation, coordination and evaluation of the marketing and sales department, including initiatives to optimize attendance and revenue; developing a client base to maximize earned revenue; a marketing and sales plan with annual updates; and directing all public relations and public information communication activities and products encompassing internal communications, external media and website. The successful candidate is a seasoned marketing and sales professional with strong general management talent who enjoys a healthy mix of strategy and tactics, and a blend of supervisory, mentorship and individual contribution duties. Our future Director, Marketing and Sales is a big picture thinker able to conceptualize and engage across multiple channels and initiatives, while taking into account our overall brand, sales and organizational strategies. A bachelor’s degree in marketing, business administration or related discipline is required, with a minimum of 10 years’ experience and a demonstrated track record of accomplishments in the entertainment/amusement business. Minimum five years supervisory experience of a staff no less than four.

 

Please respond with cover letter, resume, salary requirements and 3 professional references by April 24, 2015:

 

Maintenance and Security Technician


Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts is seeking a full-time maintenance technician who will be part of the facility and security team in charge of the day-to-day workings of the facility department. Responsible for performing maintenance on electrical, plumbing, HVAC and mechanical equipment. Evaluates, diagnoses and troubleshoots building systems and equipment. Also performs security throughout the facility. Minimum three (3) years related experience. This position is required to work Tuesday through Saturday.

 

Please respond with cover letter, resume, salary history and 3 professional references by April 29, 2015:

 

Part-time Customer Service Associates

 

Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts is seeking part-time Guest Relation Associates to work daylight hours Tuesday – Friday and weekends/holidays. Responsible for selling tickets at our box office, selling concessions in our cinema and selling retail in the museum store. Position requires excellent customer service and strong communication skills. Must be computer literate and be willing to learn the ticketing/point-of-sale systems. High energy, enthusiastic, and have a positive and friendly attitude at all times. Must be 16 years or older.

 

Please respond with cover letter, resume and 3 professional references by April 30, 2015:

 

Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts

ATTN: Department of Human Resources

225 Market Street, Second Floor

Harrisburg, PA 17101-2205

Email: hr@whitakercenter.org