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Job Listing: Operations Assistant II

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Virginia Beach History Museums - Virginia Beach, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Operations Assistant II

Salary - $12.60/Hour

Job Type - Part-Time

Provide exceptional guest service that transforms a day at the Virginia Beach History Museums from ordinary to extraordinary

  • Greet all guests in line of sight with a smile, a verbal greeting, and approachable friendliness.
  • Act as a host to each guest by demonstrating behavior that supports a positive, cheerful and professional attitude.
  • Conduct research on the history on the houses and apply that knowledge to give tours of the houses and museums in a friendly and engaging manner to the general public.
  • Answer phone inquiries in a timely and courteous manner.
  • Use Counterpoint POS system for purpose of registering guests for tours and ticket sales during events.
  • Work alongside department Marketing Coordinator to help curate content for social media, ensuring its historical accuracy.
  • Assist in the writing process of educational programs from idea conception through completion of training.
  • Assist with History Museums sponsored special events as assigned (both outreach and onsite).
  • Work alongside History Museums Programs and Events Associate on day of private event rentals and conduct duties as assigned.
  • Project a professional image while in uniform.

Salary: $12.60/Hr.

Preferences:

Outstanding customer service skills; high school degree, college degree preferred; enthusiastic, motivated and enjoy working with people; cash handling experience; excellent written and verbal communication skills; have ability and willingness to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.  

Applicants must be able to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays and be available to work between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. 

How to Apply

Send a resume and cover letter by email to scalway@vbgov.com or by mail to the Virginia Beach History Museums, 4409 Wishart Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23455.  Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.  This position will be employed through Abacus Staffing Services.