Summary: Assist with operations of the Museum’s front desk and gift shop including; greeting the public, answering phones, operating admissions and store registers, maintaining attractiveness of front desk and store area, informing Associate Director of Visitor Services of stocking needs, dusting, and end of day cleaning/straightening throughout the museum.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Greet every customer with an excellent standard of customer care.
  • Procure and disseminate information about our programs in person and over the phone.
  • Operate admissions/store cash register, collect admissions, memberships, program and birthday party fees, process store transactions, process opening and closing paperwork.
  • Dust, clean and resupply restrooms when necessary on a daily basis
  • Orient birthday party groups about set-up, clean-up, and other details.
  • Organize Kids activity and play areas at end of day
  • Other Duties as Assigned


BA in History, Museum Studies, Historic Preservation or similar degree

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Attention to detail

Previous cash handling, retail, customer service, and museum experience required.

Ability to work independently is highly desirable

At least one year experience working with children, volunteers, and people of various abilities.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.10 /hour

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.10 /hour


  • Museum Work: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Cash Handling: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Work needed:

  • Weekends
  • Evenings


  • Team Lead

Employees working per shift:

  • 5 or fewer