Building Technician

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art has an opening for a Building Technician in the Facilities Department. Job duties will include: Providing set-ups for meetings and receptions; assisting the Museum Technicians with construction of gallery furnishings and installation and lighting of exhibitions; picking up supplies and distributing as needed; providing audio/visual setups and services for meetings, events and exhibitions; providing assistance with plumbing and carpentry assignments; caring for plants and landscaping; cleaning of all areas of the Museum as second custodian. Additional duties as required. Must be able to work at a busy pace, multi-task, have a flexible, friendly and enthusiastic working style, with effective problem-solving skills and the ability to work well in a team and independently.

Requirements include: High School diploma, two years of general maintenance or in skilled trades, must have excellent mechanical abilities. Full-time paid position; requires an ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis and up to 25 lbs. frequently. English verbal and written communication skills preferred.

  • The position reports to the Director of Facilities
  • Full-time, regular, and non-exempt status.
  • Salary will depend on experience and the position is eligible for full paid time off, medical, and retirement benefits.
  • Successful Background and DMV Check is required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.


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Please email to:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101


Fax: (805) 966-6840

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