Visitor Services Associate(s) - R.E. Olds Transportation Museum (4/15/24)

Posted on 3/18/24  

The Visitor Services Associate is a part-time position. The pay rate is $15.00/hour. We are hiring one or possibly multiple employees to cover the following shifts: Friday 9:30- 5:15 pm, Saturday 9:30- 5:15 pm, and Sunday 11:30 - 5:15 pm. Weekday hours may be available as well once hired.

We'll have rolling interviews, so candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. This position would be an ideal opportunity for a student to gain experience in the museum field and could potentially be turned into an internship.

Main Responsibilities

  • Opens and closes the museum building. Prepares the museum exhibits for visitors when opening the museum and shuts down exhibits when closing the museum.
  • Welcomes visitors at the admission desk and answers any questions and ensures visitors have an overall positive experience.
  • Handles admission ticket sales and museum store sales. Ensures balanced cash drawer and accurate documentation and reports at close of shift.
  • Serves as a tour guide for scheduled public tours and for booked group tours.
  • Assists the Office Manager in maintaining the museum store and office area.
  • Answers the main office phone and directs callers to the appropriate staff member.
  • Occasionally staffs the museum during special events and building rentals.
  • Maintains a thorough knowledge of the museum’s programming.
  • Promotes museum memberships, programs, and special events through interactions with visitors.

Please send a resume and cover letter to autos@reoldsmuseum.org. For any questions, please email or call (517) 372-0529.


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