Museum Vision and Mission:
MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to be our best, individually and collectively. By collecting and preserving artifacts and stories of our diverse history, MOHAI highlights our regional tradition of innovation and imagination. Through compelling exhibits, scholarship, education, public programs, and community engagement, MOHAI bridges the past, present, and future. MOHAI is a place and a community of people with histories of successes and failures that: bind us together; amuse, disturb, and inspire us; inform and guide us; and deepen our connection with our heritage.
Position Title: Visitor Services Gallery Staff
Reports To: Manager of Visitor Services, Visitor Services Assistant Manager, and MOHAI Mercantile Assistant Manager
Location: MOHAI, at Lake Union Park’s historic Armory building
Classification: Temporary (November 2019–January 2020); Non-Exempt; Part-time, Hourly
Schedule: Must be available for variable hours (10–30 hours per week), including days, evenings, and weekends
Start Date: November 18, with mandatory training on November 18 and 19
Pay Rate: $15.00 per hour
Visitor Services Gallery Staff (VSGS) are responsible for facilitating the visitor experience in the MOHAI galleries with exceptional customer service, courtesy and professionalism. VSGS introduce and monitor visitor use of Microsoft HoloLens technology and provide basic care and maintenance for the devices. This position reports to the Manager of Visitor Services, Visitor Services Assistant Manager and MOHAI Mercantile Assistant Manager and is a member of the Finance and Operations Department.
For more than 60 years, MOHAI has been dedicated to enriching lives by preserving, sharing, and teaching the diverse history of Seattle, the Puget Sound region and the nation. With a collection of nearly 4 million artifacts, photographs, oral histories and archival items, and an expansive schedule of exhibits and programs, MOHAI is the region’s premier history center. MOHAI now operates a dramatic and award-winning museum in Lake Union Park in Seattle’s vibrant South Lake Union neighborhood, and a Resource Center in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood. MOHAI also hosts the Bezos Center for Innovation, focusing on the history and future of innovation in the Puget Sound region.
MOHAI is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, and is an official affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. For more information, please visit mohai.org.
Please e-mail letter of interest, resume, and three references to: Human.Resources@mohai.org
No phone calls, please.
MOHAI is a 501(C)3 Organization and an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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