Press Release

Work Play into Your Future: The Strong Announces First-Ever Job Fair, March 13

Published February 28, 2023

For Immediate Release
Contact: Shane Rhinewald, srhinewald@museumofplay.org, 585-410-6365

ROCHESTER, NY—Looking to work and play? Join The Strong National Museum of Play for its first-ever job fair from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, March 13. As The Strong gears up to open its 90,000-square-foot expansion this June, the museum is growing and looking to fill many roles, including guest services, environmental services, security, maintenance, ropes course operation, and more. Full-time and part-time schedules are available, including weekends only, with opportunities for year-round or summer employment. The job fair is open to anyone 16 years of age and older who’s a big kid at heart, and interested participants must register in advance at www.museumofplay.org/job-fair/

“With the museum growing, it’s never been a better time to join the team that makes The Strong one of Rochester’s premier cultural institutions,” says Lauren Rothfuss, director of human resources. “The Strong is an organization that loves to play, and our mission is advanced by our talented staff. The museum is a fun, welcoming, and collaborative organization that embraces inclusivity and is committed to making its facility, exhibits, and programs accessible to all.”

The job fair schedule follows:

    • 4 p.m.–4:45 p.m.—Event check-in with the ability to experience the Skyline Climb ropes course or Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden as time allows. Closed-toed, closed-back shoes are required to participate on the ropes course.

    • 4:45 p.m.—Formal event begins with activities that include the job fair, museum tours, and on-the-spot interviews

    • 7 p.m.—Event concludes

To register, visit www.museumofplay.org/job-fair, or for questions, reach out to jobs@museumofplay.org.