Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is firmly committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, citizenship status, veteran status, non job-related disability or genetic information as those terms are defined under applicable law.
JOB ID: 1577
JOB TITLE: Part-Time Visitor Services Representative
DESCRIPTION: Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History are seeking outgoing and enthusiastic candidates for part-time visitor services representative positions. This position has a range of functions including, but not limited to: greeting visitors and groups; explaining and selling admission and memberships; providing answers and recommendations about exhibitions, special events and pre-registered classes/tours; conducting visitor surveys; and answering phones.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Potential candidates must have good verbal communication skills and be able to interact professionally and courteously with visitors in a variety of spaces within the museums. This position requires walking, lifting boxes and pushing carts. Hours will be limited to 25/week and candidates must be available both weekday and weekends during museum hours. Visitor services representatives are scheduled to work within the following timeframes: Sunday through Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm or 9 am to 8 pm, some evenings until 10 or 11 pm. Candidates with flexible schedules are preferred and those with experience in one or more of the following fields will be considered: customer service, retail, phone work, education, communication, museums. Some college is preferred, but not required.
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.