Jobs and Internships

VISITOR SERVICES ASSOCIATE

AVAM seeks a part-time Visitor Services Associate. Primary duties include welcoming visitors to the museum, processing admission fees, selling memberships, answering calls, sorting mail and deliveries. Retail, sales, or hospitality industry experience preferred. Museum or arts background a plus.

Looking for a team player attentive to details with strong verbal and written communication skills, and strong customer service skills. Starting pay $11/hour. Immediate opening for 16-24 hours per week (weekend availability required).

Primary Duties:

  • Maintain cheerful professional atmosphere as the admissions desk is the first impression of the museum.
  • Welcome visitors, groups and take admission fees.
  • Be knowledgeable of AVAM's exhibitions and programs to best represent the museum and respond to visitor inquiries.
  • Operate automatic phone system for either day/night operation. Answer phones and direct calls.
  • Operate cash register to properly receive and record each cash, check or credit card sale.
  • Accurately count all receipts at the end of shift.
  • Accurately prepare the daily deposit sheets.
  • Complete attendance surveys and compile reports.
  • Database inquiry for membership using eTapestry database.
  • Direct deliveries to appropriate area.
  • Handle all postage, mass mailings, and shipping.

To apply, please send resume and three references to jobs@avam.org or fax to (443) 874-7252. No phone calls please. EOE.