Job Opportunity: Visual Arts Specialist Assistant

By Editorial Team on December 3, 2018
Photo courtesy of Prince George’s County, Department of Parks and Recreation Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission.

The Arts and Cultural Heritage Division of the Prince George’s County, Department of Parks and Recreation is seeking applicants to fill the position of part time Visual Arts Assistant. Serving under the supervision of, and in collaboration with, the Visual Arts Specialist, qualified applicants must have a strong background and interest in the visual arts and be highly motivated. The position provides for up to 30 hours per week without benefits, with an estimated hourly rate of $15-$20, depending on experience. Proficiency on Windows based machines preferred. Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with or take the lead with installing art exhibitions in various venues throughout Prince George’s County

  • Prepare and Manage artist’s receptions

  • Assist with archiving and tracking the Arts and Cultural Heritage Division’s art collection

  • Manage workshop schedules

  • Maintain a database of county artists

  • Assist with other arts based programing

  • Assist with creating marketing materials such as exhibition mailers and workshop fliers

  • Be flexible for other duties as assigned

Contact: Stuart Diekmeyer  via email at stuart.diekmeyer@pgparks.com