Visitor Services Representative - Cashier (Regular Part Time)




Organization: Museum of Science (AZA Member)
Location: Boston, MA, United States
Job or Internship: Job

WWW.MOS.ORG Innovation and creativity come from the unique perspectives of a diverse staff. We value your perspective. POSITION SUMMARY: Jump-start your career in our Visitor Services department! The Museum of Science is actively interviewing for enthusiastic, upbeat front-line Visitor Services Representatives who thrive in a highly trafficked public environment. Cash handling skills required. Professional maturity, excellent customer service and communication skills a must! This is a uniformed position that requires working during scheduled holiday periods and school vacation weeks due to increased attendance. *Courteously and efficiently sell tickets and memberships to Museum visitors, giving accurate and helpful information to help them make their choices. Upgrade the sale whenever possible and ask point-of-sale survey questions as required. Handle large amounts of cash and credit card transactions honestly and accurately to protect Museum revenues. *Carefully check tickets/memberships at the entrance to venues to prevent unauthorized entrance and keep accurate manual counts as required. *Provide accurate information and helpful assistance in a courteous manner while on duty in any location. *Assist in evacuating visitors from the building during emergency situations in a calm and helpful manner. *Perform other work-related duties as required by Manager AVAILABLE SHIFT: Regular Part Time: Monday 9:30am - 5:15pm Friday 4:15pm - 9:15pm Saturday 8:45am - 5:00pm QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY: • General knowledge and understanding of the work environment • High school diploma or equivalent • Six (6) months experience • Customer service skills • Ability and eagerness to upgrade a sale and encourage visitors to purchase a membership • Communication skills • Cash handling experience • Basic computer skills STARTING SALARY: Non-Exempt (Hourly). $11.00/hr. BENEFITS: Benefits for part-time, non-exempt (hourly) staff include: free parking, T accessibility, 80 hours of paid time-off, medical insurance, retirement and savings plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee referral program, direct deposit, free admission, free Duck Tours, discounted movie passes, and much more!TO APPLY FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY IN OUR DIVERSE AND DYNAMIC WORK ENVIRONMENT, SUBMIT YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO: Human Resources Department Museum of Science Science Park Boston, MA 02114 Fax: (617) 589-0362 Email: jobs@mos.org Visit www.mos.org/jobs for our most up-to-date employment listings. No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application. The Museum of Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer.