Washington State Visitor Services Representative in Tacoma, Washington
THIS RECRUITMENT WILL BE USED TO FILL VACANCIES AS THEY OCCUR. THESE POSITIONS ARE ON-CALL (AS NEEDED) - NO SET WORK SCHEDULE.
DO NOT APPLY* UNLESS YOU UNDERSTAND THESE ARE NOT FULL-TIME OR SCHEDULED PART-TIME POSITIONS.*
This position is the first point of contact to visitors, therefore responsible for the initial museum experience. This position is the point-of-sale for admission/museum store, membership and parking collections. This position supports the organization by answering questions of visitors, selling admission and informing/selling membership to visitors.
Admission and Membership Sales Greets visitors with a positive customer service attitude. Transact admission and membership sales utilizing Altru point-of-sale system. Provide overview of rules while visiting the museum and answer questions from the public/visitors. Cash Receipts Entering daily cash receipts into the Altru point-of-sale system Clerical Functions Perform clerical functions in the absence of other work or other staff, such as answering phones, preparing mailings or projects.
Required Qualifications High school graduate or equivalent and one year of clerical experience. Willing and able to sit and stand for long periods of time. Willing and able to handle cash and credit card transactions. Willing and able to multi-task such as engaging visitors in friendly conversation while processing point-of-sale transactions. Willing and able to provide accurate information about museum programs, admission and parking rates, exhibits, etc. Willing and able to use Microsoft Word to create, format, edit, preview, print and save documents. Willing and able to compose, send and respond to electronic mail. Preferred/Desired Qualifications Knowledge and experience working in Altru point-of-sale system. Experience working in a museum in a clerical, fiscal or admission counter capacity for one year or more.
Must pass a background check.
Job Type: On-Call
Job Number: 2016-07554
Department: Washington State Historical Society
Agency: State of Washington
Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.
Salary: $11.39 - $14.28 Hourly
Location: Pierce County – Tacoma, WA