Salt Lake Art Center/337 Project: Art Truck Driver/Docent
Job Description: The Salt Lake Art Center/337 Project is looking to hire a part-time Art Truck Driver/Docent for the Art Truck. The Art Truck is a mobile gallery that travels around Salt Lake (and occasionally nearby cities) bringing contemporary art to a variety of situations free-of-charge.
The majority of staff time is spent in educational contexts from elementary through college level. Additionally the Truck is requested for public festivals, art events, film screenings, and creative parties.
The Art Truck Driver/Docent position combines the jobs of truck driver, coordinator, preparator, educator, and guard. The position requires a somewhat flexible schedule to accommodate bookings in advance of appearances.
This is a great opportunity for anyone who is interested in contemporary art and education, and gives them the opportunity to be a central part of an award-winning program that has been recognized as the Best of State educational program for 2009 and Best Mobile Art Experience by Salt Lake Magazine.
Preferable experience and qualities:
-Organized and efficient
-Feels comfortable speaking to large groups of all ages
-Enjoys working with children (preferable if experienced)
-Has background in the arts, art history or education; in particular contemporary art
-Comfortable driving a large vehicle with clean driving record.
-Must be able to lift 30 lbs. due to the nature of truck set up
How to Apply: Please send a letter of interest and resume to
Felicia Baca at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or Fax to 801-322-4323
Closing Date: January 23rd 2011
Salary: commensurate with experience
Contact Name: Felicia Baca