The position includes responsibility for teaching and conducting tours of the Museum to school groups and particularly after-school groups during the week. The employee reports to the Director and Assistant Director of Education. This is a part-time position, up to 25 hours per week dependent on bookings.
The Museum Sales Associates is a cross-trained position, acting as an integral part of the visitor experience at the Cradle of Aviation. Museum Sales Associates are the primary team members who first greet and welcome all visitors, providing accurate event information, selling admissions and memberships at the box office, merchandise in the store, and answering general inquiries by phone and in-person from the visiting public. In addition, Museum Sales Associates assist occasionally in the Reservations Department for phone bookings, school group, and general inquiries.
Primarily responsible for the weekend operations of the Cradle of Aviation Museum store as directed by the store manager. The Weekend Store Manager is responsible for opening and closing the store, handling daily procedures, opening and closing out register drawers, providing outstanding customer service, supervising weekend interns, staff and or volunteers, daily cleaning of museum store displays, inventory items, and cashiering procedures. Must be trustworthy, reliable, team-focused and a good independent worker, punctual, and ready to have fun in a museum retail environment!