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 Palm Beach County
                 Board of County Commissioners
ISSUED:  07/03/2017       CLOSES:  Open
  Revised
Position:  CURATOR, MORIKAMI MUSEUM (Garden Curator)
Salary $54,109 Annually, negotiable depending on qualifications
Department:  Parks and Recreation/Special Facilities Administration
Hours:  8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday 
Other:  Ability to lift 50 pounds preferred.  Valid Florida Driver's License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. 
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4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach 12695

Professional horticultural, Japanese landscaping curatorial and cultural work planning, directing and supervising the administrative operations/maintenance of the Morikami Museum Gardens.  Responsible for supervising the museum's accreditation, planning, gardens, education, budget, collection development and fundraising. Work is performed under the general direction of the Morikami Park Administrator and is reviewed through periodic conferences, written reports and program evaluations.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree in Natural Sciences or one of the Humanities such as Art History, Asian History/Studies, Japanese Studies, History and Anthropology with an emphasis in Japanese history and culture; minimum of two (2) years of professional experience in public gardens, museum work or related work.

PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE WITH:  Developing education programs for the public; five (5) years of curatorial experience in a Japanese or similar garden.  Also desirable:  Master's Degree in Horticulture/Botany/Landscape Architecture.


 

 

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