Exhibit Carpenter/Painter Volunteer

Department: 
Exhibits
Effective Date: 
Ongoing
Reports to: 
Exhibit Designer
Position Summary: 

The EcoTarium contains 3 floors of indoor interactive exhibits, several outdoor exhibits, along with a variety of indoor and outdoor animal exhibits.  An exhibit carpenter/painter volunteer assists the Lead Exhibit Builder in constructing and repairing prototypes and existing exhibits on the floor in the exhibit halls and/or outdoor exhibits and animal enclosures.  They may also assist with painting and prep work for exhibit installations.

Schedule: 3-4 hour block on Monday

Qualifications: 

• Must have basic hand-tool knowledge
• Must have knowledge of how to properly patch and paint walls
• Must be able to lift at least 50lbs
• Must be able to stand for long periods of time

Responsibilities: 

• Assist with carpentry on exhibits and animal enclosures
• Prep and paint walls