Crazy Horse Employment
Who we are:
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation is a non-profit (501c3) cultural, educational, and humanitarian project with three major goals: the mountain carving, the Indian Museum of North America, and the Indian University of North America which is currently a summer program in partnership with the University of South Dakota. The main visitor complex consists of several buildings where Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation operates a welcome center, theaters, galleries, museums, and special guided trips to the top of Crazy Horse Mountain. At this main complex, Korczak's Heritage, Inc. operates a gift shop, Laughing Water Restaurant, snack shop, and bus rides to the bottom of the mountain carving. A short distance south of this location, Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation operates Heritage Village Campground.
Crazy Horse Memorial accepts employment applications year-round.
Currently Available Positions:
Museum Curator and Director of Cultural Affairs
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation, a public charity and educational and humanitarian effort in the Black Hills of South Dakota is seeking applications for the position of Curator and Director of Cultural Affairs for its Indian Museum of North America and Native American Educational and Cultural Center.
This full time, exempt position oversees the Museum’s collections and will lead accreditation and policy development efforts and serve as a cultural resource and public presence for the Foundation.
The successful candidate must have a Master’s degree in museum studies, art, history, arts administration or Native studies or a related Master’s degree with direct experience. Staff supervisory experience and at least three years of experience as a Museum Curator or related role working with Native American art and artifacts required. Strong organizational, communication, and writing skills are essential.
Interested individuals should send a letter outlining how they meet the qualifications, a resume, and the names, addresses, and contact information for three professional references. Click Here to Apply.
Museum DepartmentJob Title: Collection Manager.
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation’s Indian Museum of North America is seeking applicants for the full-time position of Collection Manager. Under the direction of the Museum Curator and Director of Cultural Affairs, the Collection Manager’s responsibilities include the acquisition, documentation, care, and management of the Museum’s collections. He/she will maintain the records of the collections in Past Perfect. The Collection’s Manager is responsible for taking a proactive role in organizing and facilitating access to the museum’s collections for Native American community cultural consultations.
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation
12151 Avenue of the Chiefs
Crazy Horse SD 57730-8900
Phone Number: 605-673-4681
2017 Seasonal Positions:
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation
|Van Driver - Manage guided tours to the top of Crazy Horse Mountain. Click Here to Apply.||Host/Cashier - Seating and preparing dining area for guests and large groups & running cash register. Click Here to Apply.|
|Cultural Center Attendant - Staffing Cultural Center, answering questions and assisting guest with hands on displays. Click Here to Apply.||Cook - Preparing meals for restaurant visitors. Click Here to Apply.|
|Information Booth Attendant - Answering guest questions & sharing information. Click Here to Apply.||Cook's Attendant - Prepping food for cooks & maintaining food safety regulations. Click Here to Apply.|
|Maintenance - Maintaining grounds and facilities. Click Here to Apply.||Wait Staff - Serving guests meals & drinks in the restaurant. Click Here to Apply.|
|Visitor Host - Greeting guests, answering questions and directing them to areas of the facility. Click Here to Apply.||Gift Shop Sales - Assisting visitors with purchasing decisions & transactions. Click Here to Apply.|
|Admission Staff - Staffing our ticket office, greeting visitors as they enter the Memorial. Click Here to Apply.||Dishwasher - Washing dishes in the restaurant kitchen and maintaining cleaning and safety guidelines. Click Here to Apply.|
|Camping Attendant - Assisting campers at Heritage Village Campground. Click Here to Apply.||Line Cook - Preparing meals for restaurant visitors. Click Here to Apply.|
|Laser Light Show Technician - Assists with the nightly laser light show. Click Here to Apply.||Bus Driver - Manage guided tours to the base of Crazy Horse Mountain. Click Here to Apply.|