Organization: Museum of Science
Location: Boston, Ma, United States
Job or Internship: Job
Visitor Services Representative Cashier (Weekends) Museum of Science, Boston 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 (15 hrs/wk) Saturdays 8:45am-:5:00pmSundays 9:30am-5:15pmMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • 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: Free parking in the Museum garage, T accessibility, free Exhibit Halls admission and Omni/Planetarium shows, free Duck Tours, discounts in the Museum store and cafe, discounted movie passes, retirement & savings plan.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: firstname.lastname@example.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.