Visitor Services & Retail Associate

Title: Visitor Services & Retail Associate (Seasonal)

Pay Rate: $18.38

Classification: Senior Clerk (4672)

Work Hours: Variable; 8:55 a.m.–5:25 p.m.; Monday through Sunday.

How to Apply: Send a resume and cover letter to Randy Brittain (rlbrit@berkeley.edu).

Overview: The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley’s public science center and serves 120,00 visitors per year. We are looking to hire seasonal Visitor Services & Retail Associates available to work any dates from 11/19-1/18. We will hire people who are available to work throughout or for portions of that period. Come work on our Public Engagement team as a Visitor Services & Retail Associate!

UC Berkeley Students should apply to the student version of this position.

Duties

  • Staff the museum admission desk and the museum store. 
  • Welcome all visitors when they arrive. 
  • Sell admissions, movie tickets, planetarium shows, museum memberships, books, toys, science kits, and grab-and-go food items. 
  • Provide a high level of customer service and communicate products and experiences to visitors in person and over the phone. 
  • Job duties also include keeping spaces clean and visually appealing, stocking, movie operation, data entry, routine shipping and receiving, product assembly, general administrative work and other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications

  • Previous work experience in cashiering, customer service, or museums is a plus but is not required.
  • Flexible, positive, helpful, team-oriented. 
  • Punctual, reliable, self-starter.
  • Software skills are a plus: Microsoft Office, Google, Adobe
  • Can work standing as needed
  • Can lift up to 40 lbs
  • Can stock shelves from ground to 6 ft high
  • Must be bondable by UCPD for cash handling and working with children.