Job Listing: Museum Gift Shop Associate

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Daughters of the AMerican Revolution, Washington DC

Museum Gift Shop Associate



The DAR Museum, a decorative arts museum located near the White House, Ellipse and WWII Memorial, seeks a flexible on-call, contingent Gift Shop Associate to provide high-level customer service to visitors of the museum shop. 


Duties include: greeting and interacting with guests in the museum gallery, assisting walk in and phone/email/mail customers with purchases and information, registering visitors for museum education programs, operating a cash register, opening and closing of museum gallery, and maintaining professional appearance of gift shop environment.  Requires experience in retail and/or customer service, preferably in a museum store environment.  Ability to work independently, have good organizational and multi-tasking skills, as well as cash-handling and computer skills required. 


We are currently seeking on-call associates who can work Fridays 8:15 am-4:15 pm and two Saturdays per month, 9:00 am-5:00 pm. 


This opportunity might be ideal for the individual who is interested in a career in the museum field.  Metro accessible.


To learn more about the DAR Museum please visit us at


Send cover letter & resume including salary requirements to:



1776 D St. NW,

Washington DC, 20006-5303

Fax: (202) 737-5702.