The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is looking for a self-starting, innovative Facilities Coordinator to help us drive the business on our Facilities team.  Responsible for the operation, maintenance, safety and security, the Facilities team is a multi-faceted, multi-focused group and we would like you to be part of it.  The position includes everything from invoice and financial processing and review, work order reporting, contract controls, project tracking, record keeping, compliance tracking and so much more!  This is the opportunity to develop and grow this position, so if you have the initiative, there are plenty of opportunities waiting for you!

Core values:

  • We love science.
  • We are curious, creative and playful.
  • We cultivate relationships with each other, diverse communities, the environment and for our future.
  • We think critically and act with empathy.



The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is an equal opportunity employer. The Museum is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff committed to serving the needs of all our visitors and we encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

Areas of Responsibility

Essential duties:

  • Tracks finances for operation and provide reports to cost center managers. Centralize documentation including plans, reports, contracts, personnel paperwork, etc. 
  • Provides support on department specific projects. Depending on scope, may lead the collection of data, photographs, videos and information needed. 
  • Coordinates communication materials, meeting schedules, may design proto-type of products. 
  • Provides ad hoc support to the other departments to assist with requests for specific information from department. 
  • Provides support to the department by acting as public interface, scheduling meetings and coordinating events and programs. 
  • Provides support to staff by ordering supplies, assisting with travel arrangements and maintaining calendars. 
  • High School diploma or equivalent required;
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 3 years’ experience providing administrative support required.
  • Some evening/night/weekend work required.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft

Perks of working at DMNS Include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Free DMNS Family Plus membership plus free admission to all Association of Science Technology Centers (ASTC) across the country
  • Free access to Museum exhibits, IMAX, and Gates Planetarium
  • Free local admission to The Denver Zoo, The Denver Art Museum, The Denver Botanic Gardens, and Fort Collins Museum of Discovery
  • Free RTD ECO pass
  • Alternative transportation (ECOmmute) rewards program
  • On-site activities (run club, yoga, Spanish language)
  • And many more!
How To Apply

Application Instructions:

Please submit your cover letter and resume by September 17, 2018.  Resumes will not be accepted after this time.

Applications may only be accepted electronically via the Museum’s website

Due to the high volume of people who apply, we are not able to respond to specific inquiries regarding your application status.

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