Garden Lights Exhibits Technician

POSITION TITLE: Garden Lights Exhibits Technician
FLSA: Non-Exempt
DEPARTMENT: Exhibitions
REPORTS TO: Exhibitions Manager
LOCATION: Atlanta, GA.
REVISION DATE: 05/15/19

PRINCIPAL FUNCTION:

Under the general direction of the Exhibits Manager, plays a key role in the installation of all aspects of the Garden Lights Holiday Nights exhibit.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Install string lights on trees, shrubs, and hedges of various sizes.
  • Install and/or add lighting to various holiday decorative elements throughout the garden.
  • Adhere to strict electrical guidelines to ensure properly functioning lights.
  • Adhere to strict design and quality control guidelines to ensure a beautiful and successful exhibit.
  • Work on special projects as assigned.
  • Assist in the care and maintenance of installed lighting.

STATUS AND SCOPE:

The Garden Lights exhibit is a critical part of the Garden’s revenue generation process. ABG has developed a strong reputation for putting on high-quality exhibitions. The expectations of our members and the public garden community is for top-notch shows. Proactively assist the Exhibitions Manager with installation and maintenance of all aspects of the Garden Lights exhibit.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate needs to be able to work well with others when needed and also be self-disciplined enough to work alone. Must be self-motivated and goal oriented. Must be on time and dependable. Above all; must have a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and a willingness to learn new things.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to work standing for long periods of time. Exposure to all types of weather may be necessary during installation. Ability to climb ladders, kneel, crouch and reach with hands and arms in any direction. Ability to move heavy objects and use basic tools. Must be comfortable working at heights up to 60ft. Knowledge of or willingness to learn how to operate high reach lift equipment.

MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent organizational and time management skills.  Ability to effectively respond to multiple, changing and often conflicting priorities is essential.  Must be able to effectively interact with the general public and co-workers. Basic math skills required.

Position may require night and/or weekend/holiday hours.


Please e-mail resume to Careers at careers@atlantabg.org, along with the title of the position you are applying for.

The above job duties and responsibilities describe the general nature and level of work for employees in this position, but this is not intended as an exclusive or all-inclusive inventory of all duties required of employees in this job.