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Front Desk Attendant
Go For Broke National Education Center

Los Angeles, CA

Front Desk Attendants will handle ticketing, informational inquiries, visitors services, and other duties as assigned.

Duties of the Front Desk Attendants include, but are not limited to:

  • Handles ticketing and admissions to the exhibition
  • Answers phones, directs calls to appropriate staff member, takes messages
  • Provides information to visitors regarding GFBNEC organization, exhibition, and programs
  • Greets, directs, and actively assists visitors
  • Responds to visitors' informational inquiries
  • Responsible for informing visitors of any possible exhibition closures, updates, news, and/or special programming
  • Responsible for the efficient and accurate operation of cash registers/credit card machines and all front desk admissions-related equipment
  • Opens exhibition space and ensures it is ready for visitors
  • Closes exhibition space and ensures it is organized
  • Must provide a positive public image of GFBNEC to all visitors
  • Other visitors services duties, as required

Skills should include customer and/or visitors service experience. Excellent communications skills required. Experience with the operation of cash registers/credit card machines required. Ability to accurately assess and adjust in a positive fashion to changing situations presented at the front desk necessary. Prior experience working with museums and/or interpretive exhibits and knowledge of Japanese American and/or World War II history are pluses, but are not required. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and some evening and holidays.

Contact:Erica Olague

Deadline: 02-16-2018

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