Visitor Experience Technician (Part-Time)

Public Programmes · Western Springs, Auckland
Department Public Programmes
Employment Type Permanent, Part-Time

MOTAT seeks a competent team player to maintain our interactive content and visitor experiences. This is a technical role in a high performing team with your mahi revolving around building set pieces, installing interactive experiences and maintaining those areas.


As a Visitor Experience Technician, you will provide onsite support to the Public Programmes team at MOTAT with your expertise in building, fabrication and construction, ensuring the timely installation of our experiences to a high standard. You’ll also collaborate with your team members to create and construct event and experience content and interactives. In addition, you will also carry out routine maintenance and repair of the interactive elements and equipment required to run our programmes.


Skills and experience required:


  • Experience using a range of building and fabrication techniques and construction materials.
  • Experience developing robust and clear installations, deinstallations, and maintenance schedules, ideally from a visitor-focused environment.
  • Ability to adapt to a changing programme and work comfortably under pressure
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of a museum that is open 364 days a year
  • Full drivers’ license is essential. A forklift license and working at heights training is desirable, or a willingness to be trained.


This is a part-time role working 20 hours per week on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday with flexible working hours.


For more information on the role, please see the position description 


Joining the team at MOTAT comes with benefits including Birthday Leave, additional KiwiSaver contributions, regular team events and a MOTAT annual pass for you and your family.


If you take pride in your work, apply now to be part of MOTAT’s Public Programmes team!


Applications Close: 27 October 2020


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  • Location
    Western Springs, Auckland
  • Department
    Public Programmes
  • Employment Type
    Permanent, Part-Time