Hiring Range: $19,000/year with State benefit package
Job Type: Quasi Full-time
Job Open : 07/02/2018
Job Close: 07/15/2018
The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation is seeking a qualified individual to be responsible for supporting the Visitor Services Manager and Senior Technicians in the daily operations of the Visitor Services department at two living history museums, Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, which are open 363 days per year.
Duties consist of overseeing day to day operations within Visitor Services, such as completing department specific opening/closing procedures, developing daily staffing rotations, submitting daily financial reports, preparing nightly deposits, and providing daily leadership for staff. Additionally, these positions are responsible for providing superior quality customer service while processing admission sales for individual visitors and groups along with providing general information about the museum exhibits and area attractions. Frequent weekend & holiday work is required and monthly schedules are posted well in advance.
These positions are quasi full-time salaried positions that work 40 hours per week February 25th – December 24th.
Applicants must possess excellent communication and customer service skills, demonstrate experience in cash handling and high-volume sales, basic computer skills, and a willingness to learn quickly on-the-job. A driver’s license and the ability to work a 40 hour weekly schedule during a 7 day workweek are required.
Experience with a computerized point-of-sale system and leadership skills, including the ability to motivate staff, are preferred.