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A creative and fulfilling place to work

There are many opportunities to get involved with MOCA Jacksonville, whether it’s working at the Museum, participating in our internship program, or volunteering in a variety of areas.

MOCA lists all available positions on this website, but applications must be made through the University of North Florida job portal. Please check back for employment opportunities in the future.

Job opportunities will remain posted until positions are filled. Candidates may be contacted for interviews, however, due to the high level of interest in positions, MOCA Jacksonville does not respond to all applicants. Calls and emails are not accepted regarding the status of employment applications.

MOCA Jacksonville is a registered 501©(3) nonprofit organization and an equal opportunity employer. UNF is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action institution.

Directions

  • Read the position description.
  • Click on the link that follows the description. (Quicklink should take you directly to the listing)

From the main Job Portal Search (https://www.unfjobs.org/

  • Click on Search Postings.
  • Under Department, choose MOCA.
  • Click on Search.
  • Click on the position you are seeking.


OPS Community Program Coordinator

MOCA Jacksonville is looking for a Museum Community Program Coordinator to build mutually beneficial relationships with Jacksonville organizations through art. Interprets the Museum’s collection and featured exhibitions through a variety of means geared to the needs and interests of diverse audiences including gallery and studio programs, free days and evenings, and other special events, resulting in increased participation among targeted populations. This position effectively plans, implements, coordinates and evaluates the Community programs and ensures program quality. The Community Program Coordinator assists in seeking funding for program initiatives and provides stewardship in maintaining positive relationships with funders 

To apply, follow this quicklink: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/11648  


Operations assistant

The Operational Assistant assists the MOCA operations team with the execution of special projects. This position requires a strong work ethic, professional appearance and demeanor, and a wide command of all areas of tradesmanship. It requires hard work, experience, dependability, creativity and the ability to work independently. Owning your own set of basic hand tools is preferred. The Operations Assistant should possess a diverse set of skills and experience in association with museum projects.

To apply, go to this quicklink: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/12021


Cafe Barista/Cashier - Team Lead

This position ensures smooth and professional food and beverage service including beer and wine, with an emphasis on high standards in appearance, hospitality, and guest satisfaction with an emphasis on operations during shift hours. It includes responsibilities for the management of the shift staff, front of the house duties, managing all aspects of the dining room service and all administrative work for the daily business as it relates to finance, close-out and service. Supervises and trains employees, coordinates with kitchen staff and other personnel to update menu items and related activities.

To apply, go to this quicklink http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/12022


Cafe Barista/Cashier

This position ensures smooth and professional food and beverage service including beer and wine, with an emphasis on high standards in appearance, hospitality, and guest satisfaction. Barista Cashiers are expected to have basic coffee, food, ingredient, and cash handling knowledge.

To apply, go to this quicklink: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/12023


full-time Cafe Line Cook

This position includes duties in the Cafe and for catering as needed. Under the direction of the Sous Chef, this position ensures consistency with food standards, portion sizes, cooking methods, quality, recipes, kitchen rules, policies and procedures. Will prepare food in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment. 

To apply, follow the quicklink here: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/12011


part-TIME CAFE LINE COOK

This position includes duties in the Cafe and for catering as needed. Under the direction of the Sous Chef, this position ensures consistency with food standards, portion sizes, cooking methods, quality, recipes, kitchen rules, policies and procedures. Will prepare food in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment. 

To apply, follow the quicklink here: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/12155


general museum educator

MOCA Jacksonville is looking for a Museum Educator to implement and support educational initiatives to serve the Museum's mission and audiences with particular focus on school and adult tours.

    To apply, follow the quicklink here: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/11957


    moca ambassador

    MOCA Ambassadors act as first point of contact for visitors to the museum at the guest relations desk and continued engagement throughout the facility. The MOCA Ambassadors play a key role in animating the museum’s mission which is to “promote the discovery, knowledge, and advancement of the art, artists, and ideas of our time”.

    MOCA Ambassadors act as docents and lead meaningful conversation in gallery discussions and push visitors to experience art from a range of perspectives. The Ambassadors are responsible for supervising the galleries and engaging guests with additional information about current exhibitions and museum collections.

    MOCA Ambassadors at the guest relations desk are responsible for welcoming guests, handling admission and membership sales transactions, special event staffing, and managing general customer service needs.

    The program is open to all graduate and undergraduate students from any academic department but it is necessary that candidates have a passion for museums, art history, and contemporary art.

    To apply, follow the quicklink here: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/11707


    Art Installer, Seasonal 

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    Under the direction of curatorial staff, responsible for assisting in the installation of exhibitions presented in the museum, ensuring that the vision of the artist and curator is fulfilled. 

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

      • Knowledge of contemporary art.
      • Experience in the hands-on installation and de-installation of complex exhibitions
      • Familiarity with presentation technology such as media players and digital programming display
      • Proficiency in interior painting, drywall installation, taping, carpentry, etc
      • Able to work as part of a team with have excellent communication skills
      • On occasion be willing to work late evening and weekend hours
      • Demonstrated practical experience in construction, fabrication and painting of exhibition assets, and appropriate work methods for utilizing necessary power tools 
      • Ability to work in physically demanding situations, including heavy lifting and working at heights, and flexibility to work out of hours where required  

      To apply follow the quicklink here: https://www.unfjobs.org/postings/6105



      Security Guard

      As a member of the Security Department, the Security Guard is responsible for ensuring the safety of employees, visitors and the protection of MOCA Jacksonville property and art work.

      To apply follow the quicklink here: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/11421



      SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

      Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records.