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 and Sales Associate (Temporary)
Reports to: Director of Visitor Services, Visitor Services Assistant Manager and Mercantile Assistant Manager
Location: MOHAI, at Lake Union Park’s historic Armory building
Classification: Non-Exempt; Part-time Hourly
Schedule: July 2021 – January 2022, regularly scheduled 10 – 25 hours per week, must be available for variable hours, including days, evenings, and weekends
Start Date: July 15, 2021
Pay rate: $17.00 per hour
Visitor Services & Sales Associates are responsible for greeting visitors with exceptional customer service, courtesy and professionalism, serving the public through friendly and accurate sales of admissions, memberships, and retail merchandise. Position also serves where needed in galleries and museum common areas, helping to ensure a positive visitor experience. This position is a member of the Finance and Operations Department.
For nearly 80 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 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 www.mohai.org.
To Apply: Please e-mail letter of interest, resume, and three references to email@example.com
No phone calls, please.
MOHAI is a 501(C)3 organization and an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility and building a diverse staff. We encourage candidates of color to apply.
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