FWS - Gallery Monitor at Center for Fine and Performing Arts (Federal Work-Study Student Employee)

Owens Community College

Owens Community College

Toledo, OH, USA
Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2024

Advertised Position Title:

FWS - Gallery Monitor at Center for Fine and Performing Arts (Federal Work-Study Student Employee)

Job Description:

** This position is open exclusively to current Students at Owens Community College who are eligible for Federal Work-Study.

(If you're unsure of your eligibility, please contact studentemployment@owens.edu.)

Job Description Summary:

Gallery Monitors will monitor the gallery during open hours and appointments, greet visitors and artists, represent the gallery at receptions and events. Monitors will also assist with the installation and reset of art exhibits, maintain a mailing list, record guest attendance, help with advertising, social media, and outreach.


  • Excellent problem-solving, interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Good time management skills and understanding of deadlines
  • Must demonstrate proven ability to display creativity, initiative, good judgment, and ability to make decisions independently
  • Able to demonstrate written and verbal communication skills
  • Work well with other student employees, staff, and various classes
  • Working with artwork in a professional manner
  • Light carpentry skills
  • Basic art gallery maintenance and cleaning
  • Networking with artists
  • Experience with maintaining social media platforms
  • Ability to think outside the box with a creative imagination

Essential Functions:

  • Customer service
  • Administrative work
  • Sitting and monitoring a gallery for multiple hours
  • Working with a team
  • Installing artwork

Other Characteristics:

Has the ability to lift 20-30lbs for gallery equipment or artwork.

Minimum Education/Experience:

High school diploma

Union Position:

Job Classification:

Student Worker

Duty Days:

Work Schedule:

Grant Funded Position:

FLSA Status:

United States of America (Non-Exempt)

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Hiring Range:


Retirement System:

SERS - SERS (Retirement System Classification)