The MIT Museum seeks part-time visitor services assistants. Duties include: greeting visitors, selling admission tickets, ringing up museum store purchases and periodically restocking store, staffing reception desk and answering visitor questions, monitoring groups in the galleries during busy periods and other duties as assigned. Potential for evening hours assisting in setting-up for programs and other museum functions as well.
A high school diploma or equivalent education is required, Bachelor’s degree preferred. Museum Studies/Arts Administration students encouraged to apply. Applicants should enjoy working with the public, have an interest in science and technology and possess basic computer skills. Retail experience desirable but not mandatory. Fluency in Mandarin and/or Cantonese desirable but not mandatory.
Hours to include some weekday mornings/afternoons and at least one weekend day, approx. 24-35 hours during the months of July and August.