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Sites Manager Position Open

Sites Manager Position Open

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

The Willa Cather Foundation (WCF) seeks a highly-organized, technically skilled, and multi-talented candidate to fill a new Sites Manager position. The Sites Manager will ensure the short- and long-term maintenance, security, and safety of the Foundation’s facilities and grounds. These properties include the National Willa Cather Center (30,000 square feet); the Red Cloud Opera House (11,000 square feet); and nine sites on the National Register of Historic Places including Willa Cather’s Childhood Home (a National Historic Landmark), the Burlington Depot, the Farmers and Merchants Bank, the Cather Second Home, Pavelka Farmstead, J.L. Miner House, and three historic churches.

The Sites Manager is responsible for managing Facilities Assistants (currently two), engaging independent contractors, and overseeing contracted vendors. Managerial duties include training and evaluation of the Facilities Assistants, evaluating current procedures, and making improvements as needed to work more efficiently.

A complete job description is attached. To apply, send cover letter, résumé, and three professional references to:

The Willa Cather Foundation
Attn: Human Resources
413 North Webster Street
Red Cloud, NE 68970 |

DEADLINE: Applicants are encouraged to apply by Monday, August 26, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.