Museum Guide/Shop Clerk, Part-time
Virginia Military Institute is accepting applications for a part-time museum guide/shop clerk for the Stonewall Jackson House. Greets museum visitors, provides tours, answers telephone, sells tickets and merchandise. Must read and absorb historical and biographical information and convey it effectively to the public. Hours vary. Must complete preliminary training at least 16 hours during the week (9-5 Mon.-Fri.) scheduled in advance, and be available for an average of 4-12 hours per weekend, scheduled a month at a time. Excellent opportunity for students or residents looking for interesting part-time work. $8.90 per hour. Candidates must have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills, and an interest in history. Must be prompt, neat and businesslike in appearance, follow directions, and exercise sound judgment. Retail sales experience helpful. Candidates must apply on-line at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/Central?quickFind=161415
On-line applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. VMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer does not discriminate against anyone because of race, color, religion, national origin, political affiliation, sex, age, or disability.