Museum Security Guard(s) for Van Gogh Exhibition

South Santa Barbara County
Santa Barbara
Full Time, Part Time, Temporary

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Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Museum Security Guard(s) for Van Gogh Exhibition – $18/hour 

Join in on the excitement of Van Gogh and our other highly anticipated exhibitions in downtown Santa Barbara with the newly renovated Santa Barbara Museum of Art.

Temporary Status through the Exhibition:

Security Guards wanted and welcome at $18/hour through 5/31/22 – a variable hours schedule needed, which may be part time or full time depending on need, hours may be scheduled on weekdays, weekends, and/or holidays/

Duties include patrolling the Museum to prevent theft, damage and injuries, monitoring and reporting any security or safety irregularities, and providing information to visitors. The ideal candidate will have a professional appearance and effective communication and customer service skills. Some security or law enforcement experience preferred. High school diploma or GED required.

  • Compensation: $18.00/hour during the exhibition
  • Position is eligible for paid sick leave and COVID paid sick leave.

Regular Status:

Full Time at ~40 hours/week is eligible for full benefits including medical, dental, vision, pre-tax plans, life insurance, and more. Accrued vacation up to ~15 days, 64 hours paid sick leave reissued annually, and 13 paid holidays. 403b eligibility with match after a year of service, Downtown SB BikeSpot membership, and more.

Part Time at 20 to 29 hours per week is eligible for partial benefits including accrued vacation, 32 hours paid sick leave annually and 13 paid prorated holidays. 403b eligibility with match after a year of service.  Benefits adjusted if less than 20 hours schedule.

  • Compensation:  $16.00/hour.
  • Successful Background Check and proof of full COVID-19 vaccination and booster is required.
  • Applications accepted via mail, e-mail, or fax.

Or apply in person Tuesday – Friday, 11 AM – 4 PM

Application found at https://www.sbma.net/about/careers/ and email to hr@sbma.net

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

1130 State Street

Santa Barbara, CA  93101

E-mail:  hr@sbma.net (preferred)

Fax: (805) 966-6840


The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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