Department Name: Museum Security / Mead Art Museum
Job Title: Lobby Attendant (Mead Art Museum)
Term/Start Date:Week of September 18, 2016
Job Description: Visitor services for the Mead Art Museum, including greeting visitors, advising guests of our current exhibitions, enforcing museum rules and guidelines, checking-in visitor belongings, announcing and signing in office visitors, answering and transferring telephone calls to the front desk, café service, and register operations. We anticipate the position will offer opportunities to learn about the museum profession, and interest in museum careers in highly desired.
Approximate Number of Hours: 3-12 per week during academic sessions, possible work during non-academic sessions
Requirements: Demonstrated experience with positive customer relations or proven people skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, good judgment, and ability to work with a diverse community. The ability to be punctual and adhere to a set schedule is a must. Flexibility to fill open shifts on short notice is highly desired. Extra consideration will be given to those available from 3-4pm on Fridays for continuing training in the Mead collections and museum programs.
Hourly Wage: $10.00 to start
How to Apply: Come to the Mead Art Museum front desk and request an application. You may leave a completed application with the Lobby Attendant. Availability and schedule information may be submitted and updated online at http://doodle.com/poll/u96sny2nmv5e94uc
Application Deadline: Applications are accepted throughout the year, with positions filled from the applicant pool as they open. To be considered for initial employment during the fall semester, applications must be received by Thursday, September 15th 2016.