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Denver Botanic Gardens-Interpretation & Evaluation Assistant-Thu, 02/07/2019 - 10:41am

Interpretation & Evaluation Assistant


Denver Botanic Gardens
909 York Street
Denver , CO 80206

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Job Description 

Job Summary: Assists in the coordination, preparation, and execution of interpretation and evaluation projects as part of the Exhibitions, Art & Learning Engagement department at Denver Botanic Gardens. Under general supervision, provides support to the Interpretation & Evaluation Specialist through performing a variety of general administrative tasks in a fast-paced environment. Duties include but are not limited to record keeping, content research, coordination of program materials, as well as assisting with delivery of on-site and electronic surveys. Some outdoor work required.

Career Type: Temporary, Some-time (1-19 hours per week)

Benefits: Benefits include access to personal lines of insurance an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), an ECO pass and a complimentary Denver Botanic Gardens membership, access to Gardens education classes and summer concert tickets.

Duties & Responsibilities 

Essential Job Duties:

Maintain interpretive sign inventory records, including regular condition checks and entering new additions
Background research, asset gathering, and fact-checking for interpretive projects
Coordinate materials for evaluation program, including online survey setup
Enter data from program evaluation and visitor studies
Prepare reports from online survey software
Other Job Duties:

Assist in preparation and editing of texts for horticultural interpretive labels.
Assist with the development and coordination of interpretation and evaluation projects and all related activities.
Assists in installation and maintenance of interpretive signage as needed to meet deadlines. Outdoor work likely for this purpose.
Maintain satisfactory working relationships with managers, co-workers and others.
Maintain a positive, helpful and solution-oriented demeanor when responding to or serving members and visitors
Perform other duties as requested by management.

Education and Experience 

Qualifications/ Experience: Must possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Copy writing, proofreading, copy editing experience helpful. Willingness to periodically help move/handle outdoor signage. Must be flexible and able to handle multiple and changing priorities. Bilingual applicants preferred.

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Full Name 
Sue Caravas