Jobs at LICM

The Long Island Children’s Museum, located in Garden City, New York, is a not-for-profit learning laboratory that inspires children and adults through interdisciplinary, hands-on, fun experiences.

Job opportunities currently include:

Jr. Graphic Designer/Graphic Designer—Full Time with Benefits

Job Description for Jr. Graphic Designer/Graphic Designer

The Long Island Childrenís Museum is a nationally recognized cultural and educational institution devoted to inspiring children and adults through play-based learning. A recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the Garden City-based museum seeks a creative and organized junior graphic designer with deep talent and a playful, yet sophisticated design approach.

S/he will work closely with Art Director and Director of Communication, designing for the museumís website and inputting its content, designing print graphics and museum signage, and implementing in-house production. S/he works collaboratively with Museum marketing, education and exhibit staff to produce web, print, and in-house signage.

The ideal candidate will be well versed in web and digital graphics and experienced in Web maintenance, e-blasts and digital signage. S/he should also have excellent communication skills, be organized, playful, yet goal-oriented, have a good sense of typography, be comfortable with the artist within, as well as with production deadlines and able to work independently while still being a team player. Degree in graphic, multimedia or visual communication design, along with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience required?

Well-versed in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver), HTML and HTML5, CSS and CSS3, PHP, social media (Instagram, Facebook, YouTube) and Constant Contact or MailChimp. Preferred skills JavaScript, SEO, UX, Google Analytics, Video Editing, jQuery, MySQL. Familiarity with print graphics a plus. This is a full-time position.

Please e-mail your resume, pdf portfolio or weblink, and cover letter, including salary requirements to: No phone calls, please.

The Long Island Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


Volunteer at LICM

Lend a hand at Long Island Children’s Museum and make a difference in the lives of Long Island families. We’re looking for friendly volunteers with a variety of skills to join the LICM team.

Volunteer opportunities currently include:

Assistant Educator
In this position, you will interact with children and families and explain gallery elements to visitors to help enrich their museum experience.


Following a personal interview and clearance by a background check and check of personal references, individuals are asked to volunteer one day a week, 4 hours per day, during the Museum’s hours of operation.

For more information please call Audrey O’Malley, Associate Director of Visitor Experience at (516) 224-5842. Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.


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