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Job Listing: Retail Sales Associate, Smithsonian

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The Udvar Hazy Air & Space Center - Chantilly, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Visitor Services Associate

Salary - $15.20/Hour

Job Type - Full-Time, Part-Time, Temporary

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The Udvar Hazy Air & Space Center on the grounds of Dulles International Airport in Chantilly VA is currently seeking temporary Retail Associates to deliver top-notch customer service in the Museum Store. Have fun, earn a competitive wage, and put your customer service experience to work for a world class museum!

Qualified candidates will have at least 6 months of retail or hospitality industry experience including:

  • Superior Customer Service Skills
  • Merchandise Replenishment
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Loss Prevention
  • Cash Handling

We are looking for upbeat and outgoing personalities, and dependability is a must! Knowledge of or an interest in Aviation, Space travel, or Science and Technology a plus!

Important stuff:

Candidates must be available Evenings, Weekends, and Holidays – no exceptions.

Candidates must be able to lift up to 10 lbs., stand for long periods of time, and have the ability to operate a computerized cash register system.

Hourly wage: $15.20

The Smithsonian Institution is an equal opportunity employer, and values and seeks a diverse workforce. Join us in "Inspiring Generations through Knowledge and Discovery."

Applicants selected for interview will be given a retail math skills test.

Final candidate selection will be subject to the applicant’s successful completion of a pre-appointment background check and subsequent background investigation for a position designated as Low Risk. Employees are required to participate in Direct Deposit for salary payment and serve a one year probationary period.

Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. This is not a federal service position.