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Körner’s Folly is seeking a mature, punctual, and dependable individual who is comfortable working with the public, to help run the historic house museum and gift shop.

Part-Time Visitor Services Position
Pay hourly, $8.25/hour
1 shift per week + occasional weekends

Approximately 32 hours / month

Schedule:
Thursdays (9:30am – 4pm)
Typically 1 Saturday (9:30am – 4pm) or Sunday (12:30 – 4pm) per month

Responsibilities:

  • Open and close the gift shop and historic house museum
  • Welcome and introduce visitors to the history of Körner’s Folly
  • Greet visitors warmly, answer phones, and relay messages promptly
  • Sell, restock, and tidy the Gift Shop
  • Record all museum attendance and Gift Shop sales
  • Secure the money on hand
  • Assist with historical research
  • Assist with collections records and collection care
  • Clean the historic house, gift shop, bathrooms, and kitchens weekly
  • Assist with administrative office duties
  • Assist with fundraising and special events activities
  • Work with a variety of volunteers to complete tasks
  • All other duties and tasks as assigned

Skills required:

  • Good customer service skills
  • Public speaking
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and social media
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of historical research a plus

Work Conditions:

Work is performed in an office and historic house environment with moderate physical activity, which involves climbing stairs and occasional lifting of 25 pounds.

Valid Driver’s License
Criminal Background Check
Drug Testing
Equal Opportunity Employer

Please send cover letter and resume and/or inquiries to kristin@kornersfolly.org by Wednesday, May 23 @ 5pm. Anonymous site visits are encouraged.