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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITES

Click on the appropriate opportunity for a detailed description.  Please send your resume to pbruckse@cheekwood.org EOE

EVENING SECURITY ATTENDANT 
PART-TIME LINE COOK 
MAINTENANCE



VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
 

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIEs



EVENING SECURITY ATTENDANT
Working under the direction of the Security & Safety Manager, this position will be responsible for ensuring a safe and secure environment. Will be responsible for monitoring radio traffic and providing positive customer service while maintaining a professional demeanor. Must have the ability to work evening hours and weekends.

Requirements: Security level experience in the entertainment or the hospitality industry is preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license and a State of Tennessee Unarmed Guard License. Send your resume to Penny Bruckse, Vice President of Human Resources. Pbruckse@cheekwood.org. EOE


PART-TIME LINE COOK
Working closely with the Executive Chef this position will be responsible for preparing dishes accurately for the Pineapple Room Restaurant with detail to presentation. Must have kitchen experience in a full service restaurant and demonstrated knife and cooking skills with the availability to work Friday, Saturday and Sundays. Send your resume to: Penny Bruckse, Vice President Human Resources, Cheekwood, 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37205 or email Pbruckse@cheekwood.org. EOE


MAINTENANCE (Full Time with Benefits)
Reporting to the Facilities Manager, this position is responsible for general maintenance, housekeeping, and event set-up activities which can include setting-up tables, chairs, staging and other items for events. The ideal candidate will have be dependable and have outstanding customer service skills. The ability to regularly lift and move up to 50 pounds is required. Must have valid driver’s license, the availability to work weekends and some evenings.

We offer the opportunity to work in an exceptionally beautiful setting. Send letter of interest and resume to Penny Bruckse, Vice President of Human Resources, Cheekwood, 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37205. Or email: Pbruckse@cheekwood.org EOE


ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW:

Cheekwood Botanical Gardens and Museum of Art is located on 55-acres in Nashville, Tennessee, and is considered one of the finest examples of an American Country Place Era Estate in the United States. Designed by Bryant Fleming for the Cheek Family who amassed their fortune through the Maxwell House Coffee business, Cheekwood was built between 1929 and 1932. The estate was opened to the public as a garden and art museum in 1960 and currently operates with an annual budget of $6 million and over 100 full and part-time staff members. A Fodor’s Destination of Choice, Cheekwood welcomes over 200,000 visitors from around the world annually and has 11,000 member families.

Named to the National Register of Historic Places in 2000 for its 30,000 square-foot Georgian Mansion and original boxwood gardens, Cheekwood boasts 10 additional distinct gardens, numerous botanical collections and a Tennessee Level IV Arboretum. Cheekwood is also an accredited art museum with strengths in American painting, works on paper, photographs, and decorative arts. The Carell Woodland Sculpture Trail showcases an outstanding collection of outdoor sculpture by internationally acclaimed artists along a natural hiking trail.

MISSION:
Preserve Cheekwood as an historical landmark where beauty and excellence in art and horticulture stimulate the mind and nurture the spirit.

VISION:
Cheekwood will be a nationally recognized destination renowned for its distinctive beauty, historical significance and excellence in art and horticulture.

VALUES:
• Celebration of BEAUTY that nurtures the spirit
• Historical PRESERVATION that pays tribute to the past
• EDUCATION that stimulates the mind
• FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY in stewarding our resources
• CREATIVITY that ensures we are dynamic and innovative
• COLLABORATION that embraces our community
• EXCELLENCE as our standard of operation in all areas

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