Green Studio Maintenance Staff

Fairfax, VA
May 22, 2023
Jun 08, 2023
Analyst, Research
Full Time
Green Studio Maintenance StaffGeorge Mason University's College of Visual and Performing Arts seeks qualified candidates for a Green Studio Maintenance Staff. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.Responsibilities:Maintain Green Studio Garden (a site of Mason Exhibitions)Perform routine maintenance of Green Studio spaces, adjacent to Mason's Art & Design Building;Develop approved garden planting and maintenance plans and procedures, working in collaboration with Doni Nolan, Manager of Mason's Greenhouse and Gardens Program and Mark Cooley, Director of the Green Studio;Train and oversee student volunteers assisting with routine garden plans and maintenance; andReport to Don Russell, Director of Mason Exhibitions and University Curator.Required Qualifications:Knowledgeable about organic gardening & sustainability;Self-starter - comfortable working on their own;Team player - interested in collaborating with others;Leadership skills - managing volunteers;Effective communicator, verbal and in writing;Positive spokesperson representing Green Studio and Mason Exhibitions;Well-informed about the relationship of creative art practices to environmental sustainability; andCapacity to work with environmentally oriented faculty and artists using the Green Studio space for art projects, as determined by Mason Exhibitions.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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