Employment

Full-Time

All applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.


Part-Time

All applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.

TITLE: Volunteer Coordinator – PART TIME

POSITION: SS006

SALARY: $13.00 per hour

The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation is seeking a qualified individual to assist the Foundation in accomplishing its educational mission by ensuring qualified volunteer staff are attracted, mobilized and retained. This position supports the continuation of effective volunteer, internship and mentorship programs as well as assisting in maintaining a comprehensive training program for volunteer staff. This position will also be asked to make presentations to various civic organizations as well as lead service projects with various volunteer groups.

TO QUALIFY: Demonstrated knowledge of volunteer program administration, recruitment, training and evaluation gained through experience working with volunteers and/or community service programs. Demonstrated experience supervising volunteer staff. Strong organizational skills and public presentation skills. Ability to communicate well orally and in writing; ability to research, compile and present information. Demonstrated ability to work well with diverse individuals and groups gained through leadership, training and public presentation experience. Experience using Microsoft Office software, including Word, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, and Excel. Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include weekends, early morning meetings, and evenings. College degree in education, human resource management, workforce development preferred.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS – PLEASE NOTE: All full-time and part-time paid staff of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation are required to complete and sign an Application for Employment. All volunteers of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation are required to complete an Application for Volunteerism. These documents require an employee or volunteer to certify that they have never been convicted for any type of violation. This is above and beyond VA Code §22.1-296.1-C which states “that (i) he has not been convicted of a felony or any offense involving the sexual molestation or physical or sexual abuse or rape of a child; and (ii) whether he has been convicted of a crime of moral turpitude.” In addition, the Foundation completes both name and sex registry background checks through Virginia State Police on all paid and core volunteer staff and the Contractor will (i) maintain all employee certifications on file, (ii) require an employee to update the employee’s certification if the employee later is convicted of any reportable offense, and (iii) will make these certifications available for inspection upon request.” Foundation staff must also be eligible to work using the E-Verify system through U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

TO APPLY: You must fully complete a Commonwealth of Virginia employment application – APPLICANTS WILL BE SCREENED BASED SOLELY ON WHAT IS PRESENTED IN THE ONLINE APPLICATION AS PER STATE RECRUITMENT REGULATIONS. For more information and to apply please go to jobs.agencies.virginia.gov. This position will close on February 8, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Background check and E-Verify required. EEO/AA/ADA

 


TITLE: Museum Program Assistant

POSITION: MP000

SALARY: $9.05 per hour

Do you want to work part-time but need flexible daytime hours? Enjoy working with children and being outdoors? Come join the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation’s on-site education staff and present educational tours and programs to student and adult groups at our two living history museums, Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center. If you have good communication skills, an interest in history, and enjoy working with children, we will teach you the rest. Training is provided and will run February 17 – March 2.

TO QUALIFY: Successful candidates must have strong oral and written communication skills, experience providing excellent customer service to the public, experience working with children, and must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions. Must have high school diploma or equivalent, some college preferred.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS – PLEASE NOTE: All full-time and part-time paid staff of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation are required to complete and sign an Application for Employment. All volunteers of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation are required to complete an Application for Volunteerism. These documents require an employee or volunteer to certify that they have never been convicted for any type of violation. This is above and beyond VA Code §22.1-296.1-C which states “that (i) he has not been convicted of a felony or any offense involving the sexual molestation or physical or sexual abuse or rape of a child; and (ii) whether he has been convicted of a crime of moral turpitude.” In addition, the Foundation completes both name and sex registry background checks through Virginia State Police on all paid and core volunteer staff and the Contractor will (i) maintain all employee certifications on file, (ii) require an employee to update the employee’s certification if the employee later is convicted of any reportable offense, and (iii) will make these certifications available for inspection upon request.” Foundation staff must also be eligible to work using the E-Verify system through U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

TO APPLY: You must fully complete a Commonwealth of Virginia employment application. APPLICANTS WILL BE SCREENED BASED SOLELY ON WHAT IS PRESENTED IN THE ONLINE APPLICATION AS PER STATE RECRUITMENT REGULATIONS. For more information and to apply please go to jobs.agencies.virginia.gov. These positions are open until filled, and may close at any point. Background check and E-Verify required. EEO/AA/ADA

 

 


Benefits Summary

Benefits available for full-time employees can be reviewed on the Department of Human Resource Management’s benefit page at: http://www.dhrm.virginia.gov/genlbenefits/benefitsdescription.html. You must complete an online application for employment consideration at: Commonwealth of Virginia Online Employment System. All applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.

If you have further questions, you may contact Patrick O. Teague at patrick.teague@jyf.virginia.gov.

 


Commonwealth of Virginia

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