Jobs at ICR

The Institute for Creation Research has a long history of hiring the best and brightest for our work in the fields of scientific research, education, publishing, and other areas vital to the successful communication of our message.

Facilities Assistant (On-site only—Dallas, TX. Not open to remote work))

The Facilities Assistant position is an important role that supports ICR and the ICR Discovery Center. In this role it is expected you will assist in looking after the equipment, facilities, and associated systems of ICR through regular preventative maintenance, renovation, repair and replacement as needed. You should be able to move throughout the ICR campus unsupervised. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate basic working knowledge of proper safety procedures, the ability to work a flexible schedule, possess a sense of urgency, and be capable of completing tasks effectively and efficiently.

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • Responding to repair and facility requests in a timely manner
  • Directly perform regular facility and equipment inspections for safety, performance and appearance
  • Perform duties while maintaining a professional work environment and a Christ honoring attitude
  • Engage outside vendors to perform or assist with repairs and replacement of any facility concern
  • Ensure equipment is safe and in good working condition at all times
  • Maintain records and documents of work completed

Other Skills/Abilities/Necessities:

  • Experience and knowledge of general plumbing, electrical, and maintenance responsibilities
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • A high level of observation and attention to detail
  • Must be able to follow dress code and maintain a professional appearance
  • Demonstrate personal integrity & responsibility

Qualifications:

  • Written testimony of salvation
  • Knowledge of ICR & agreement with our core principles and purposes
  • A personable, friendly, and hospitable personality that enjoys serving others
  • The ability to stand or walk for up to 6 hours a day
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and perform tasks requiring moderate physical strength
  • Prior knowledge of the tools and equipment necessary to perform maintenance type work
  • Available to work various hours each week, as we are open 6 days
  • Proven experience in facilities &/or maintenance environments

Note: This position overview is not intended to be all-inclusive and is subject to change. Employees may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Communications Specialist (On-site only—Dallas, TX. Not open to remote work)

Position Overview

The Communications Specialist position is an important role that supports ICR and the Communications Department. You will be responsible for clearly communicating complex ideas and creating compelling marketable content for ICR’s printed and online resources. Must have strong editing and writing skills. Publishing experience is a plus.

Essential Job Functions

  • Write original, innovative, engaging content for print communications pieces and publications, including ICR articles, books, devotionals, promotional materials, press releases, and public statements
  • Create engaging copy for print ads, book covers, marketing blurbs, and other publishing and promotional materials
  • Strategize with Director of Communications on departmental initiatives and resources
  • Assist with content management and development
  • Work closely with Graphic Design Specialist to develop content storyboards and resources
  • Prepare public relations responses and press releases as needed
  • Respond to permissions and interview requests
  • Work with other departments within the organization to fulfill content requests; edit and review other departments’ written communications as needed
  • Edit and review ICR’s printed periodicals Acts & Facts and Days of Praise
  • Edit and review ICR’s published books
  • Review submissions and communicate with authors involved in the ICR publishing process
  • Prepare digital versions of ICR’s published books
  • Edit, prepare, and schedule online news articles
  • Provide support for Communications team projects

Requirements

  • Hours of operation are 8:30–5:00 p.m. Monday–Friday (flexibility available, will discuss)
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in communications, public relations, marketing, English, or a communications-related field
  • At least 3 years prior communications and/or editorial experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word
  • Detail-oriented, self-starter, strong interpersonal skills, team player, able to adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Written testimony of salvation
  • Agreement with ICR’s core principles and purposes

Additional Preferred Abilities

  • Knowledge of the fundamental issues involved in the creation-evolution debate
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Outlook, Adobe InDesign, Vellum

Note: This position overview is not intended to be all-inclusive and is subject to change. Employees may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Resumes may be submitted via email to jobs@icr.org, or via fax to 214-615-8297.

For questions regarding employment with ICR, please email: jobs@icr.org