Career Opportunities

    Assistant Facilities Manager?

    Description: Under the direction of the Facilities Manager, this position is responsible for the overall maintenance of facilities, grounds and equipment for the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. Performs all phases of maintenance to include minor repairs of building, equipment, plumbing, electrical, daily janitorial cleaning of facilities. Operates Audio/Visual equipment including projectors, interactive exhibits, servers and sound equipment and performs basic A/V troubleshooting. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Enforce applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Performs additional duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    Education

    • 3 + years maintenance experience with at least 1 year of recent supervisor experience.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience working with the general public and volunteers
    • Excellent customer service
    • Excellent communication, time management and organization skills

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

    • Support the Facilities Manager in the operation of the maintenance department
    • Monitor operation and proper use of all equipment and systems
    • Monitor the use and inventory of maintenance supplies and equipment
    • Ensure that Facilities Associates and custodian staff are adequately trained, equipped and engaged
    • Delegate and follow-up on the completion of tasks
    • Maintain safety, health, and environmental policies and procedures
    • Ensure city, county, state, and federal regulations relating to the maintenance department are meet
    • Knowledge of general maintenance techniques and minor repairs of facilities and equipment
    • Knowledge of general custodial work and housekeeping
    • Knowledge of construction techniques
    • Knowledge of general office procedures
    • Skill in using MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
    • Skill in building trades
    • Skill providing quality customer service in a courteous and professional manner
    • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective work relationships with co-works and work-related contacts
    • Ability to work as a member of a team
    • Ability to perform manual labor including, lifting supplies and material up to 50 lbs.
    • A high level of self-awareness, receptivity to change and integrity
    • Ability to stoop and bend
    • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time including maneuvering up and down ladders and stairs
    • Required to perform work outdoors, occasionally in adverse weather conditions

    Working Conditions

    • Required to work 40 hours per week
    • Status: Exempt
    • Work Schedule Wednesday- Saturday 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sunday 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
    • Required to work evening hours, as needed for scheduled special events
    • Required to respond to emergencies and on-call situations
    • Required to perform work outdoors, occasionally in adverse weather conditions
    • Must conform to NCM dress and grooming standards, work rules and safety procedures
    • The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame conducts background checks

    Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Facilities Manager Gabe Schooley at gschooley@cowgirl.net.

    The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame is a 33,000 square foot facility located in the cultural district of Fort Worth. The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame honors and celebrates women, past and present, whose lives exemplify the courage, resilience, and independence that helped shape the American West, and fosters an appreciation of the ideals and spirit of self-reliance they inspire. Visit www.cowgirl.net and our Facebook page to learn more about the Museum.