Visitor and Development Assistant

Visitor and Development Assistant

International Museum of Surgical Science

The Visitor and Development Assistant is a part-time, permanent position; weekends, some evenings and holidays are required. Weekly schedule is: Friday through Sunday, 9:30am - 5:30pm. The Assistant reports to the Museum’s Manager of Education and Events.

Compensation: $12.00 per hour

Main duties:

The Assistant contributes to the operational and visitor growth by staffing the admissions desk and gift shop during assigned shifts. Additional tasks include conducting outreach and research for education, events, programs and exhibition development. The ideal candidate is outgoing, highly motivated and hardworking, with great attention to detail and ambition to work independently. Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills are required. An ideal candidate demonstrates successful goal completion and proves to be a key player in the Museum’s operations and growth.

Job requirements include:

  • Facilitating the front desk

  • Conducting visitor, programming, education and events outreach

  • Assisting the Exhibitions and Development Manager with development research and outreach

  • Facilitate after hours programs and events

  • Additional tasks as needed

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (in progress or graduated) in related field preferred

  • 1+ years previous experience working in museum or non-profit setting preferred

  • Previous experience with customer service/handling payments

  • Time efficient, organized, dependable, a team player and detail oriented

  • Outgoing with excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to be self-sufficient and work independently with success

 

To Apply: Please submit resume, cover letter, and three references to info@imss.org. No phone calls. Background check required.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree (in progress or graduated) in related field preferred

  • 1+ years previous experience working in museum or non-profit setting preferred

  • Previous experience with customer service/handling payments

  • Time efficient, organized, dependable, a team player and detail oriented

  • Outgoing with excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to be self-sufficient and work independently with success

To Apply: 

To Apply: Please submit resume, cover letter, and three references to info@imss.org. No phone calls. Background check required.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Michelle Rinard
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
3126426502
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