The Marin Art & Garden Center periodically has openings for full-time and part-time staff. 

Check here for any current available positions.

 

Events House Manager

The Marin Art & Garden Center (MAGC) is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and sharing our beautiful historic site, while enriching our community through exploration and discovery in the arts and the natural environment.

MAGC’s tranquil 11 acre grounds include several indoor/outdoor event venues that host hundreds of events every year including workshops, lectures, fundraisers, weddings, memorials, business meetings, and board retreats. We are the 2019 Marin IJ’s Readers’ Choice Award winner for Best Wedding Venue, and have won the Pacific Sun’s Best Place for a Wedding award too many times to count! The goal of the events staff is to make all of our guests’ events special.

We are looking for a sharp, energetic and effective House Manager to manage the execution and “day-of” oversight for our private and public events. The majority of your work will be with wedding clients, and hours will reflect this, mainly weekend afternoons and evenings.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be on site and available during events to provide peace of mind to clients.
  • Respond to a broad range of questions regarding the venue and specific organizational policies.
  • Oversee overall physical setup of event space.
  • Act as point of contact for caterer and other vendors on day of event.
  • Complete event reports at close of event and report any issues to Events Manager.
  • Assist with transport, setup and dismantling types of equipment including tables, chairs, linen, privacy screens, stanchions, barricades, and moderately complex audio/video equipment.
  • Assist in maintaining site upkeep and beautification through activities such as picking up trash or droppings around event areas.
  • Perform minor maintenance and repairs during events, such as removal of safety hazards and replacement of light bulbs, cleaning out drains and dishwasher maintenance.
  • Check for and report unauthorized use of facilities or other unusual and irregular conditions.
  • Responsible for monitoring traffic during events to maintain safe environment for employees and patrons.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Dependability and availability to work late nights, weekends, and occasional holidays.
  • A strong desire to exceed guest expectations.
  • Ability to multi-task, trouble-shoot, keep a cool head and a good sense of humor!
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Outgoing, comfortable working with diverse clientele, friendly and helpful.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Knowledge of audio and visual equipment a plus.
  • Ability to lift and move up to 75 pounds.

Please send cover letter and resume to info@magc.org
No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins.

 

Preschool Substitute Teacher

The Marin Art & Garden Center (MAGC) is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and sharing our beautiful historic site, while enriching our community through exploration and discovery in the arts and the natural environment.

We are looking for enthusiastic, creative, and loving teachers to join our substitute list for our preschool program, The Garden School. This position is not for someone seeking full time work, but is ideal for someone open to making extra income throughout the year. You would be working with a supportive teaching team. The preschool is open September – June, Monday through Friday running from 8:30 am-1:00pm.

Voted best Preschool in Marin by the Marin IJ Readers’ Choice Awards 2019, our goal is to help facilitate the development of creative thinkers, problem solvers, self-confident and independent beings who will grow up to be caring, happy and productive adults.

Applicants must have:

  • The 12 core Early Childhood Education required by Community Care Licensing
  • A Current negative TB test
  • Current influenza vaccine
  • Live-scan report
  • Experience in a preschool setting
  • First aid/CPR certification a plus

This is a contract position.
Please send cover letter and resume to info@magc.org
No phone calls, faxes or walk-ins.