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JOB ID: 1551
JOB TITLE: Part-Time Visitor Services Representative
LOCATION: Carnegie Science Center
DESCRIPTION: Carnegie Science Center delights, educates and inspires through interactive experiences in science and technology. By making science both relevant and fun, the Science Center's goal is to increase science literacy in the region and motivate young people to seek careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). The Science Center also serves as a town square for community dialogue on science and its social implications and seeks to showcase regional science and technology advances. One of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, the Science Center is Pittsburgh's premier science exploration destination, reaching more than 700,000 people annually through its hands-on exhibits, camps, classes and off-site education program.
Carnegie Science Center seeks an outgoing, proactive individual for the Visitor Services Representative position. This position provides an opportunity for the right individual to work at the Admissions Counter, one of the front line areas of Carnegie Science Center. Provide exceptional service and showcase your outgoing personality in a number of ways: helping guests plan their visit, greeting visitors and discussing what the Science Center has to offer, guest check-in for special events, selling tickets for admission as well as a variety of OmniMax movies and Laser Light shows, and more. This is a unique opportunity to learn multiple facets of the museum's operation through customer service.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school degree or equivalent required. One or more years experience within following fields will be considered: customer service, retail, phone work, education, communication, museums, cash handling.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This position may require standing for long periods of time
AVAILABILITY: This is a part-time position; 5-8 hours per day at 3-4 days per week. Day, weekend, and evening hours are required. Individuals with flexible schedules preferred.
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is interested in candidates who, through their experience and collaborations, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the Carnegie Museums community.
The following PA Act 153 clearances, or proof of application of clearances, are required prior to beginning employment and as a condition of continued employment:
• Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance
• Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check
• FBI Fingerprint Criminal Background Check
Obtaining the required clearances is part of the orientation process. However, if you would like more information, please visit Keep Kids Safe.
Carnegie Museums is an EEO-1 Affirmative Action Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability.