Visitor Experience Associate (Seasonal)
The York County History Center is seeking an energetic, organized individual with great customer service skills to join us as a Visitor Experience Associate for its Spring/Summer tour season. This part-time position, approx. 20 hours per week, has flexible hours however Saturday availability is essential. Candidates should be self-motivated, have strong communication skills and possess the ability to work in a team environment.
The Visitor Experience Associate provides invaluable service to guests by creating a welcoming, rewarding learning experiences through conducting high quality tours, participating in special events and programs enabling the History Center to build long-term relationships with the history community. Individuals serving in this capacity will enthusiastically engage visitors in conversation while providing interpretive information at the History Center’s main sites. As needed Associates may back up or substitute for reception responsibilities. All training is provided.
A Bachelor’s degree (or working towards a degree) in museum studies, history, social science, education, or other related field is highly desirable. Experience in customer service, guest relations or training with a passion for and understanding of history is also welcome. Candidates must be 18 or older.
The York County History Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Please submit resume no later than March 20, 2021 to: Visitor Experience Associate, York County History Center, 250 E. Market St., York, PA 17403. Electronic submissions are welcome at [email protected] Please, no phone calls.
You can download a detailed job description here –JD – Visitor Experience Associate 02.17.21