Portsmouth Submarine Memorial Association/Albacore Park in Portsmouth, NH, seeks an Operations Manager

Portsmouth Submarine Memorial Association/Albacore Park in Portsmouth, NH, seeks an Operations Manager. PSMA is the chief steward of the USS ALBACORE (AGSS) submarine. The Operations Manager reports to the Executive Director and will function to manage the daily operation of Albacore Park Submarine and Museum including maintenance and repair, hours of operation, security of site, managing staff and volunteers and oversight of the museum store. The ideal candidate will be focused on establishing and maintaining a fully operational facility while helping to build the capacity of the organization to thrive for many years to come.

PSMA seeks an individual with a proven track record of success derived from service within or outside the organization and its membership. A background in museum management along with knowledge of Navy history is preferred, combined with evidence of an appreciation for collections interpretation, historic preservation, community memory and an interest in Naval history. Characteristics Desired: Enthusiasm for maritime history, and community-based narratives; Embraces change, takes initiative and shapes organizational strategies while keeping focused; Passion, integrity, positive attitude, and self-direction; Superior organizational and interpersonal skills including ability to work cooperatively with Board members, staff, partners, volunteers and sponsors; Excellent communication skills including public speaking and Have the ability to see challenges or issues before they become larger problems.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, and contact information for three work-related references in PDF documents to Patricia Violette at albacoremailcall@gmail.com. For the complete position description, please visit https://www.ussalbacore.org/employment-opportunities 

Position to start immediately.

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:Part time

SALARY RANGE:$18 to $20 per hour