Employment Opportunities

The Heckscher Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Kenneth Moss
Superintendent of
Buildings and Grounds
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Museum Guard
Part Time
Salary: $12/hour

Job Category:  At Will employee (non-profit corporation)

Job Classification:  Non- Exempt

Qualifications:  High school diploma, at least 18 years old, must possess a valid New York State security guard registration card or have filed a security guard registration application and submitted fingerprint cards following successful completion of eight-hour pre-assignment security guard training course and related written examination.

Responsibility, dependability, and timeliness; ability to deal courteously and tactfully with the public; ability to maintain foot patrol for entire shift; good eyesight and hearing, alertness, and attention to detail in monitoring visitor activity and reporting any incidents; ability to set-up tables, chairs, and audio-visual equipment for programs, and conduct other similar moderate lifting.

Hourly Rate of Pay:  Starting hourly rate of pay shall be $11.50 per hour for 72 hours of on-the-job training; increasing to $12 per hour upon satisfactory completion of training.

Jill Rowen
Marketing Assistant
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Marketing & Design Assistant
Part Time: 21 hours weekly (three days per week)

Position Opening: Marketing & Design Assistant

Status: Part-time (21 hours per week)

Hourly rate: $15.00

Position Summary

The Development Coordinator will help advance the Museum’s audience development initiatives through written and visual communications. Reports to the Marketing and Development team.

Key Responsibilities

Lead for Constant Contact communications.

  • Manages organization-wide schedule for Constant Contact communications.
  • Manages lists and segmentation for accuracy. Imports subscriber lists to existing or new categories. Maintains accurate email records, and performs data clean up.
  • Writes, edits, uses visuals, and works with customized templates in accordance with Museum informational sources and brand standards.  
  • Tracks and reports on delivery and open results.
  • Adheres to contract limits for subscriber management.

Design Skills

  • Using design software programs, develops visual materials for print and digital purposes consistent with brand standards.
  • Coordinates image files and usage.


  • Demonstrated proficiency in all facets of Constant Contact.
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and InDesign.
  • Writing, editing, and graphic design skills.
  • Scheduling and project management skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

How to Apply

No phone calls please.

Email resume and cover letter describing applicable skills to:

Jill Rowen, PR/Marketing, Rowen@Heckscher.org

For information about The Heckscher Museum of Art, visit Heckscher.org

2 Prime Avenue

Huntington, NY 11743


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